Dr. Ron Rhodes

Dr. Ron Rhodes received his Th.M. and Th.D. degrees in systematic theology from Dallas Theological Seminary, graduating with honors. He is currently the president of Reasoning from the Scriptures Ministries, an apologetics organization located in Texas.

The author of more than 60 books, with millions of books in print, Dr. Rhodes is a keynote speaker at conferences across the United States and Canada. As time permits, he also teaches at a number of seminaries, including Dallas Theological Seminary and Veritas Evangelical Seminary. He has been a guest on many national and regional radio and television programs, including the John Ankerberg Show. He and his wife, Kerri, reside in Texas.

The Bible and the Book of Mormon

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / April 15, 2024

According to Joseph Smith, the Book of Mormon is “the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to…

God and the Trinity in Mormonism

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / April 15, 2024

Mormon leaders have long taught that God the Father was once a mortal man who continually progressed to become a god (an exalted man). Mormon general authority Milton R. Hunter…

The Mormon Claim of Being “The Restored Church”

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / April 15, 2024

What is the Mormon claim of being the restored church? Joseph Smith was reading the Bible one day in the spring of 1820 when he came to James 1:5—“If any…

The Mormon View of Jesus

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / April 15, 2024

What is the Mormon view of Jesus? According to official Mormon doctrine, Jesus was “begotten” as the first spirit-child of the Father (Elohim) and one of his unidentified spouses (“Heavenly…

Mormonism and Human Deification

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / April 15, 2024

What is Mormonism and Human Deification? The ultimate goal in Mormonism is to become increasingly perfect and eventually attain godhood. Brigham Young asserted that “the Lord created you and me…

The Mormon View of Salvation and the Afterlife

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / April 15, 2024

What is the Mormon view of salvation? Mormons typically define “sin” as a wrong judgment, a mistake, an imperfection, or an inadequacy, thereby diluting its moral weight. Instead of embracing…

The Coming Invasion of Israel

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / November 21, 2023

More than 2,600 years ago, Ezekiel prophesied that in the end times, the Jews would be regathered from “many nations” around the world (Ezekiel 36–37). Sometime later, he warned, there…

The Fall of the United States

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / November 21, 2023

A common topic of discussion among Christians today is, What is the destiny of the United States in the end times? Of course, when discussing this topic, it is important…

The Rebuilding of the Jewish Temple and the Signs of the Times

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / November 21, 2023

The temple is a place of worship for the Jewish people and is where God typically manifests Himself to His people. We know that the Jewish temple will be rebuilt…

The Rapture Is Before the Tribulation Period

By Dr. Ron Rhodes / November 21, 2023

When is the rapture? The rapture is that glorious event when the dead in Christ will rise, living Christians will be instantly translated into their glorified bodies, and both groups…