Benjamin Laird

Benjamin Laird

Assistant Professor of New Testament

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  • Ph.D., ABD, University of Aberdeen
  • M. Litt., University of St. Andrews
  • Th.M., Southeastern B. T. Seminary
  • M.Div., Southeastern B. T. Seminary
  • B.S., Liberty University
  • Diploma, Word of Life Bible Institute

Recent Courses

  • GREK 201: Greek Grammar I
  • GREK 301: Greek Grammar III
  • BIBL 472: New Testament Backgrounds
  • BIBL 480: Hermeneutics
  • NBST 510: New Testament Introduction
  • NBST 616: Acts
  • NBST 618: The Corinthian Correspondence


Benjamin Laird has served in various churches and has had the opportunity to study at a number of institutions such as the University of St. Andrews, the University of Heidelberg, and the University of Aberdeen. His doctoral research at Aberdeen examined the publication and circulation of Paul’s letters in early Christianity. He grew up in suburban Denver, Colorado and moved to Lynchburg in the fall of 1994. He met his wife at Liberty University in 2002 and they were married the following year. They have five children.



 The Popular Encyclopedia of Church History (multiple entries)

Harvest House Publishing, 2013

The Lexham Bible Dictionary (multiple entries)

Lexham, 2012