Dr. Joseph A. Pipa, Jr. is a Pastor, motivational speaker, and author of Christian books, including: "Root and Branch", "The Covenant", and "Did God Create in 6 Days?" co-authored with Dr. David Hall. In this book, the authors discuss the first three chapters of Genesis, in a series of essays designed to further an understanding of the six days of Creation. Both literal and non-literal views are discussed.
Education: The author received a B.A. from Belhaven College in 1968; a Masters from Reformed Theological Seminary in 1971; and Ph.D. from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia in 1985.
Dr Pipa served as pastor at Tchula Presbyterian Church, Tchula, Mississippi from 1970-1977; and Pastor at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Houston Texas from 1979-1990 and Pastor at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Escondido, California from 1991-1997. He is currently the President of Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Greenville, South Carolina. Dr. Pipa is married with grown children and one grandchild.
- http://www.gpts.edu/faculty/index.html# - Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Faculty Listing
- http://www.covenantpca.org/templates/System/details.asp?id=28679&PID=327229 - Covenant Presbyterian Church listing of sermons by Dr. Pipa
- http://www.ortegapres.org/whatsnew.html - Dr. Pipa speaks at conference