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Dr. Robert Luke Stamps

Chair, School of Theology and Ministry
Dickinson Chair of Religion
Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies
Director of MA Program

Office Location Montgomery Hall, 204
Phone (Office) 405.585.4441
OBU Mailbox # 61273

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Previously, Dr. Stamps taught theology at Anderson University in Anderson, South Carolina, and California Baptist University in Riverside, California. He is the author or editor of several published and forthcoming books and has written numerous journal articles and book chapters in the area of systematic theology. A native of Alabama, Dr. Stamps lives with his wife and five children in Shawnee. His interests include music, film, the Los Angeles Dodgers, and the Auburn Tigers.


  • Ph.D. in Systematic Theology, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.A. in History, Auburn University

Subjects Taught

  • Systematic Theology
  • Church History
  • Christian Ethics

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Religion
  • Evangelical Theological Society

Selected Publications

  • R. Lucas Stamps, Holman Ultimate Guide to Angels and Demons (Nashville: Holman, forthcoming, 2024).
  • R. Lucas Stamps, Matthew Y. Emerson, and Brandon Smith, eds., A Baptist Prayer Book (Bellingham, WA: Lexham, forthcoming).
  • Myk Habets and R. Lucas Stamps, eds., The Theology of T. F. Torrance: An Evangelical Evaluation (Bellingham, WA: Lexham, forthcoming).
  • Matthew Y. Emerson, Christopher W. Morgan, and R. Lucas Stamps, eds. Baptists and the Christian Tradition: Towards an Evangelical Baptist Catholicity (Nashville: B&H Academic, 2020).