Associate Professor of Old Testament
B.A., Temple Baptist College
M. Div., The Master’s Seminary
Th. M., The Master’s Seminary
Th. D., The Master's Seminary
After completing a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Temple Baptist College, Dr. Murphy came to TMS. During his M.Div. studies, he served as a pastoral intern under Dr. Stuart Scott at Grace Community Church. He is currently serving as the Pastor/Teacher of Roosevelt Community Church in Lancaster, CA—a ministry position that he has fulfilled since May 2000. While in ministry there, he completed two additional post graduate degrees from The Master's Seminary including a Doctor of Theology in Old Testament studies under Dr. William Barrick. He joined the seminary faculty full time in July of 2011.