Peter Adam (minister)
Peter James Adam OAM (born 1946) is an Australian Christian minister. He served as vicar of St Jude's Church in Carlton, Melbourne for twenty years, and principal of Ridley Melbourne for ten years.
Adam has degrees from King's College London and Durham University. He has served at St George the Martyr Holborn and Durham Cathedral, and is a canon of St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne. Adam was also previously a lecturer at St John's College, Durham.
Adam is the vice president of the Australian Fellowship of Evangelical Students. He has written a number of books, including Speaking God's Words: A Practical Theology of Preaching (ISBN 1573833223), which is used as a text in many seminaries. In 2011, a Festschrift was published in his honour - Serving God's Words: Windows on preaching and ministry (ISBN 9781844745470), which included contributions from Don Carson, Gerald Bray, Peter Jensen, Vaughan Roberts, David Jackman and Michael Raiter.