James M. Houston 

James Houston is the one of the “founding fathers” of Regent College. In 1966, while he was University Lecturer at Oxford (where he taught from 1947 to 1971, specializing in cultural and historical geography), James Houston was invited by a committee of Granville Chapel to become the first Principal of Regent College.

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James Houston is a prolific author, editor, and Christian scholar, and is respected worldwide as a leader in educating and equipping laypersons. His major areas of interest include the Christian classics, historical theology, and the traditions of Christian spirituality. Some of his most recent research is on the role of the penitential psalms in the history of the church. He has published numerous books and articles.

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Dr. Houston has been a prolific speaker giving talks and lectures in various venues over the past fifty years. Checkout the whole collection of Dr. Houston's talks and Lectures.

Dr. Houston's Video Lectures