A native of Denver, Colorado, Barry Harvey is Professor of Theology in the Honors College at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where he teaches in the Great Texts program and the Graduate Program in Religion.
Barry served on the EP Board from 2004-2010. He was a plenary speaker at Gathering 2010, and chair of the planning team for Gathering 2011.
He has earned degrees from the University of Colorado at Boulder and the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and was awarded the Ph.D. degree in Theology and Ethics by Duke University. He is the author of three books, Politics of the Theological: Beyond the Piety and Power of A World Come of Age (Peter Lang), Another City: An Ecclesiological Primer for a Post-Christian World (Trinity Press International), and Can These Bones Live? A Catholic Baptist Engagement with Ecclesiology, Hermeneutics, and Social Theory (Brazos Press), and is co-author of a fourth book, StormFront: The Good News of God (Wm. B. Eerdmans). Barry has published numerous articles in collections and scholarly journals such as Modern Theology, Pro Ecclesia, Scottish Journal of Theology, Christian Scholar’s Review, First Things and Perspectives in Religious Studies. An ordained Baptist minister and father of two, Barry is married to Sarah Huff Harvey.