Joseph A. Pipa, Jr. was born in Memphis, Tennessee. He is a graduate of Belhaven College and Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, Mississippi, and received a Ph.D. from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Pipa has over twenty years of pastoral experience in Mississippi, Texas and California. He was also Associate Professor of Practical Theology and Director of Advanced Studies at Westminster Theological Seminary California from 1990-1997 before becoming the first president of Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Taylors, South Carolina. Dr. Pipa continues to serve as both Professor of Historical & Systematic Theology and President of GPTS. He and his wife, Carolyn, live in Greenville, South Carolina. They have a married son and daughter, and five grandchildren.
Dr. Pipa’s sermons are available at SermonAudio.com, and several are indexed by Monergism.com. Dr. Pipa’s professional credentials and experience are also listed on his profile page at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary’s website. You can also find Dr. Pipa on Facebook.
Dr. Pipa has written several books, and contributes to Tabletalk magazine. Below are his titles available through Christian Focus. Also, an audio interview on his recent Galatians commentary is available online.