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Dr. David Murray

Dr. David Murray (D.Min., Ph.D.) is Professor of Old Testament and Practical Theology at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary. He has pastored three churches in the UK and the USA over the past 23 years and has been teaching at PRTS since 2007. His Ph.D. on Matthew Henry’s apologetics was awarded by the Free University of Amsterdam. He is the author of a number of books, including Christians Get Depressed Too, Jesus on Every Page, Reset, and Exploring the Bible, and he blogs regularly at Head Heart Hand blog and Christian Man Academy. David is married to Shona and they have five children aged 6 to 23.

“And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.”

2 Timothy 2:2


Select list of books authored or edited by Dr. David Murray

  • The Happy Christian: Ten Ways to Be a Joyful Believer in a Gloomy World. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, 2015.
  • Jesus on Every Page: 10 Simple Ways to Seek and Find Christ in the Old Testament. Nashville, TN: 2013.
  • How Sermons Work. Darlington, England: Evangelical Press, 2011.
  • Christians Get Depressed Too: Hope and Help for Depressed People. Grand Rapids, MI: Reformation Heritage Books, 2010.
  • God’s Technology: Training Our Children to Use Technology to God’s Glory. Grand Rapids, MI: HeadHeartHand, 2010.


Sermons, lectures, and videos from Dr. David Murray


Courses taught by Dr. David Murray

  • 121 – OT Exegesis I: Narratives
  • 122 – OT Exegesis II: Poets & Prophets
  • 123 – OT Exegesis III: Advanced Exegesis of Old Testament
  • 132 – Old Testament Introduction
  • 417 – Systematic Theology VII: Eschatology
  • 511 – Homiletics I: Sermon Preparation, Construction, & Delivery
  • 516 – Homiletics VI: Preaching Christ in the Old Testament
  • 611 – Foundations & Process of Biblical Counseling
  • 612 – Issues in Counseling
  • 614 – The Christian Minister & His Ministry