Professor of New Testament
B.A., San Diego Christian College
M.Div., Talbot School of Theology
Th.M., Talbot School of Theology
Ph.D., Dallas Theological Seminary
Dr. Farnell came to The Master’s Seminary in 1997. Before that, he served in various roles at Southeastern Bible College like Academic Dean and Chair of the Department of Pastoral Theology and Biblical Studies. Dr. Farnell is the associate editor of defendinginerrancy.com. His work has an emphasis on historical-critical ideologies with on-going research into recent interpretive trends in Gospel research. He currently pastors Grace Bible Church in Ventura County, CA.
Vital Issues in the Inerrancy Debate (2017)
The Jesus Quest The Danger from Within (2016)
Biblical Criticism (2017)
Basics of Biblical Criticism (2016)
The Independence View of Gospel Origins in Three Views on the Origins of the Synoptic Gospels (2002)
The Jesus Crisis (1998)
Dr. Farnell has also published extensively in journals and periodicals.