Dr. Mark A. Murphree

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Dr. Mark A. Murphree
Associate Professor of English & Theology mmurphree@tfc.edu


  • Ph.D. – Evangel University
  • M. Div. – Columbia International University
  • M. A. – University of Georgia
  • B. A. – Asbury University
  • Freshman Composition
  • Advanced Composition
  • English Literature I & II
  • Victorian Literature
  • Arthurian Legends
Professional Associations
  • Wesleyan Theological Society
Hobbies & Fun Facts

When I’m away from the classroom, I enjoy:

  • My family
  • Brazilian jiujitsu LEGOs.

People might be interested to know:

  • I am a second generation professor here at TFC my father taught Bible & Theology here for 25 years.
Favorite Verse/Quote

“The truth that many people never understand, until it is too late, is that the more you try to avoid suffering the more you suffer because smaller and more insignificant things begin to torture you in proportion to your fear of being hurt.” -Thomas Merton


The lively inquisitiveness of the students!