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James E. Allman

Professor of Old Testament Studies and Bible Exposition

BA, University of Oklahoma, 1970; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1977; ThD, 1984.

Dr. Allman was professor at Crichton College for 18 years before joining the DTS faculty. Since 1987 he has been a visiting lecturer in Australia, Ukraine, India, and Siberia. He served as a translator for many of the psalms in the Holman Christian Standard Bible.

Courses Taught

  • BE5102 - Old Testament History I
  • BE5103 - OT History II & Poetry
  • BE5104 - OT Prophets
  • BE5105 - The Gospels
  • BE5106 - Acts & Pauline Epistles
  • BE5107 - Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation
  • BE5109 - Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, & Selected Epistles
  • BE5542 - The Lord's Supper
  • OT5101 - Elements of Hebrew I
  • OT5103 - Hebrew Exegesis and Old Testament Introduction I
  • OT5408 - Exegesis of Leviticus
  • BE8216 - Seminar in the Writings


Academic Interests

Bible exposition

DTS Voice Videos

Understanding the Passion Week - Classic
The Good
Living Sacrifice
Serving Worship
Into Something Rich and Strange: Practicing Love in Lament
Understanding the Passion Week
Priests to Our God
Seminary Preview Day: Praise
The Hope We Have in Christ
Resting in the Lord
That I May Know Him
A True Hero
Why Should I Fear In Times of Trouble?
The Lord Is My Refuge
Is we christians?
Ministry Burnout
A High and Holy Place

Journal Articles

  • "Esther." Bibliotheca Sacra (161:643). 2004. 374-375.