Matthew A. Thomas

Adjunct Assistant ProfessorSchool of Theology

Contact Information
BA (Religious Studies) Hiram College
MDiv (Biblical Studies) United Theological Seminary
MA (Religion) Claremont Graduate University
PhD (Religion; Hebrew Bible) Claremont Graduate University

Biographical Information

Dr. Thomas is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature and in addition to teaching at Fuller he is also a lecturer at Azusa Pacific University.

Classes Taught

  • LG502 Beginning Hebrew
  • OT501 Pentatuech
  • OT506 Old Testament Exegesis: Samuel
  • OT567 Samuel (English Text)

Areas of Expertise, Research and Writing

Hebrew, Old Testament


Selected Publications

These are the Generations: Identity, Covenant, and the toledot Formula (LHBOTS; T & T Clark, under contract, projected 2011).

Articles in Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception (de Gruyter, forthcoming).

"Levitical Job Descriptions and Authority," in Ethical Thinking at the Crossroads of European Reasoning: Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Theological Symposium of the International Postgraduate Theological Fellowship (ed. P. R. Parushev, O. Creanga, and B. Brock; Prague: International Baptist Theological Seminary, 2007), pp. 153-68.

"Hosea: Wooing to Heal," DisciplesWorld 5, no. 3 (2006): 23.

3 articles in Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (ed. D. N. Freedman, A. C. Myers, and A. B. Beck; Eerdmans, 2000).