Residential Chair, Biblical & Theological Studies

Originally from Culpeper, VA., Dr. Thornhill transferred to Liberty University to complete a B.S. degree in Religion and subsequently completed the MAR, MDiv, and PhD. Dr. Thornhill teaches courses in New Testament, Greek, and Theology. He is the author of The Chosen People (IVP, 2015), Greek for Everyone (Baker, 2016), and co-editor of Divine Impassibility (IVP, 2019).

Dr. Thornhill and his wife Caroline have one son and two daughters. In his spare time, Dr. Thornhill enjoys following reading, rock climbing, and playing guitar and banjo.


  • Ph.D., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.A.R., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.S., Liberty University