Moody Bible Institute Professor of the Bible is back in our radio classroom with another Bible study tool! Dr. Coakley takes us to the writing of the law and laws in the Old Testament to reveal how the writing of the laws were a direct result of the specific disobedience of God’s chosen people. Jim also points to the application of this tool for our lives in 2021!
Dr. Jim Coakley has taught for sixteen years as professor of Bible at Moody Theological Seminary specializing in Old Testament and Biblical Languages. Prior to Moody he was involved in pastoral ministry for thirteen years. He has traveled to Israel multiple times as a tour leader and has also toured throughout Turkey. Jim is married to Gayle and they have two grown children and two grandchildren. He was a contributor to the Moody Bible Commentary and is working on a second doctoral degree through the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. He also has a special interest in how the use of technology intersects with Biblical studies and has written articles and spoken at conferences on that topic.