Dr. Michael J. Kruger

President and Professor of New Testament

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University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, B. S.
Westminster Theological Seminary in California, M. Div.
University of Edinburgh, Ph. D.


Dr. Kruger received his B.S. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, his M.Div. from Westminster Theological Seminary in California, and his Ph.D. from New College, The University of Edinburgh, Scotland. He is the author of The Gospel of the Savior (E.J. Brill, 2005), co-author of Gospel Fragments (Oxford University Press, 2009) and The Heresy of Orthodoxy: How Contemporary Culture's Fascination with Diversity has Reshaped Our Understanding of Early Christianity (Crossway, 2010).  Most recently he has published in the areas of NT canon and textual criticism, including Canon Revisited: Establishing the Origins and Authority of the New Testament Books (Crossway, 2012), and  The Early Text of the New Testament (Oxford, 2012; edited with Charles Hill). 

In addition to his faculty duties, Dr. Kruger currently serves part-time as the Pastor of Discipleship Training at Uptown Church (PCA) in downtown Charlotte.

Visit Dr. Kruger’s website:  Canon Fodder.  Follow Dr. Kruger on Twitter:  @michaeljkruger


Various articles published in…

  • The Journal of Theological Studies
  • The Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society
  • The Expository Times
  • The Master’s Seminary Journal

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