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David R. Klingler

Associate Professor of Bible Exposition

BA, University of Houston, 1991; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 2004; PhD, 2010

Prior to coming to Dallas Theological Seminary, Dr. Klinger was an All-American quarterback at the University of Houston and first round NFL draft pick. In the summer after his rookie season in the NFL, David attended a summer Bible study where the teacher exhorted David to quit football and go to seminary. Ten years later, David had earned two degrees from DTS. Previously, he served as Executive Director, DTS-Houston, and is now Associate Professor of Bible Exposition.

Courses Taught

  • AS5103 - Seminar on Old Testament Books
  • BE5103 - OT History II & Poetry
  • BE5105 - The Gospels
  • BE5106 - Acts & Pauline Epistles
  • OT5101 - Elements of Hebrew I
  • OT5102 - Elements of Hebrew II


Academic Interests

Old Testament Studies

Personal Interests

Team Building
Strategic Planning

DTS Voice Videos

Trials, Endurance, and a Perfect Faith
The Good Shepherd