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Dr. Cory Barnes

Associate Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew

Dean of Doctoral Studies and Distance Learning

Nelson Price Chair of Distance Learning


  • Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (2018)
  • Th.M., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (2016)
  • M.A., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (2013)
  • B.A., Shorter College (2010)

Teaching Specializations

  • Old Testament
  • Biblical Hebrew


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Cory Barnes has been blessed to teach God’s Word to college and seminary students since 2015. His research interests include biblical theology, intertextuality, and the ancient Near Eastern context of the Old Testament. In addition to his teaching role, Cory works with distance learning at NOBTS. He is the co-author of Kingdom Students (B&H Academic, 2020) and the author of From Creed to Canon (Borderstone Press, 2014). Cory and his family enjoy spending time with NOBTS faculty and students, exploring New Orleans, camping, gardening, reading, and disc golf.