Michael Grisanti

Dr. Michael Grisanti serves as Professor of Old Testament, Chair of the Old Testament Department, Director of TMS Israel Study Trip, and Distinguished Research Professor of Old Testament at The Master’s Seminary.


B.A., Pillsbury Baptist Bible College
M.Div., Central Baptist Theological Seminary
Th.M., Central Baptist Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Dallas Theological Seminary


Old Testament Introduction
Historical Theology of Israel

Church Ministry

Dr. Grisanti co-teaches an adult Bible fellowship group at his church, Grace Baptist Church in Santa Clarita, CA


TMS Chapel Messages
Shepherds’ Conference


Contributor to New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology and Exegesis
Contributor to The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook
Contributor to Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Contributor to Bible Knowledge Key Word Study
The Expositor’s Bible Commentary, Deuteronomy
Teach the Text, Deuteronomy
The World and the Word: An Introduction to the Old Testament
The Bible Version Debate: The Perspectives of Central Baptist Theological Seminary
Giving the Sense: Understanding and Using Old Testament Historical Texts