See what our customers say about our products and servicesSee what our customers say about our products and services.


Man and Woman, One in Christ: An Exegetical and Theological Study of Paul's Letters

Man and Woman, One in Christ, by Philip Payne. Also see  NT essays by Payne, available for free download.

Why Can't Women Do That?

Why Can't Women Do That, by Philip Payne and Vince Haffaker.

P.B. Payne Essays

Essays in New Testament Studies by Philip B. Payne

Phil Payne examining Bibliorum Sacrorum Graecorum Codex Vaticanus B

Philip Barton Payne, the founder and president of Linguist's Software, Inc., is a specialist in New Testament Studies. He is well known for his studies on New Testament Textual Criticism, the Parables of Jesus, and Man and Woman in the Teachings of Paul. He and his wife Nancy were missionaries in Japan with the Evangelical Free Church, where they ministered to students in the Kyoto Christian Studies Center and lectured on New Testament in various Japanese Seminaries. They have three children David, Kimiko, and Brendan.

Education Teaching Publications


Academic Qualifications

  • bullet B.S. (Biology, Pre-Med) Magna Cum Laude, Wheaton College, 1969
  • bullet M.A. (New Testament Studies) Summa Cum Laude, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1972
  • bullet M.Div. Summa Cum Laude, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1973
  • bullet New Testament Studies under Martin Hengel and Peter Stuhlmacher, Tübingen University, 1973, 1974
  • bullet Ph.D. New Testament Studies under J.P.M. Sweet and C.F.D. Moule, Cambridge University, 1976

Teaching Positions

  • bullet Cambridge University Colleges: Supervisor of New Testament Studies 1974-1975
  • bullet Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1976
  • bullet Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 1984-1987
  • bullet Bethel Theological Seminary, 1986
  • bullet Fuller Theological Seminary Northwest, 1988-

Selected Publications

Back to Top