United Theological Seminary


Tony Jones


Professor in the Practice of Theology

Tony Jones is the author of Did God Kill Jesus? (HarperOne, 2015), professor in the practice of theology at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities, senior fellow at the Science for Youth Ministry Project at Luther Seminary, and senior acquisitions editor at Fortress Press. He’s written a dozen books, including The New Christians: Dispatches from the Emergent Frontier and The Sacred Way: Spiritual Practices for Everyday Life, developed the iPhone app, Ordain Thyself, co-hosts the Killer Serials Podcast, and teaches at Fuller Theological Seminary. Tony is a sought-after speaker and consultant in the areas of emerging church, postmodernism, and Christian spirituality, writing, and the outdoors. He is a consultant on the television show, The Path, and owns an event planning company, the JoPa Group. He holds an A.B. from Dartmouth College, an M.Div. from Fuller Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. from Princeton Theological Seminary. Tony is married, has three children, and lives in Edina, Minnesota.

Ph.D., 2011, Practical Theology, Princeton Theological Seminary
M.Div., 1993, Fuller Theological Seminary
A.B., Dartmouth College, 1990


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