Joel B. Green

Provost, Dean of the School of Theology, and Professor of New Testament InterpretationSchool of Theology

Contact Information
626-304-3741
Education
BS, Texas Tech University
MTh, Perkins School of Theology
PhD, University of Aberdeen

Joel B. Green has served on Fuller’s faculty since 2007 and as associate dean for the Center for Advanced Theological Studies since 2008. He was named dean of the School of Theology in 2014 and provost for Fuller Seminary as of June 1, 2016. Prior to coming to Fuller, he served for ten years at Asbury Theological Seminary as professor of New Testament Interpretation, as dean of the School of Theology, and as provost.

Green has written or edited more than 45 books, including six that have won awards: Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (2nd ed., 2013), Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics (2011), In Search of the Soul: Four Views of the Mind-Body Problem (with Stuart Palmer, 2005), Introducing the New Testament: Its Literature and Theology (with Paul J. Achtemeier and Marianne Meye Thompson, 2001), The Gospel of Luke (1997), and Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (with Scot McKnight, 1992). Among his most recent publications are Why Salvation? (2013), The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social and Historical Contexts (with Lee Martin McDonald, 2013), Ears That Hear: Explorations in Theological Interpretation of the Bible (2013), Wesley, Wesleyans, and Reading Bible as Scripture (with David F. Watson, 2012), Practicing Theological Interpretation: Engaging Biblical Texts for Faith and Formation (2011), Recovering the Scandal of the Cross: The Atonement in New Testament and Contemporary Contexts (2nd ed., with Mark D. Baker, 2011), the Two Horizons New Testament Commentary on 1 Peter (2007), Seized by Truth: Reading the Bible as Scripture (2007), and Body, Soul, and Human Life: The Nature of Humanity in the Bible (2008). He is also general editor the Common English Bible Study Bible (2013), which Christian Retailing magazine awarded “Best Devotional or Study Bible of 2014.” He has written scores of essays and reviews.

He is the editor of the New International Commentary on the New Testament and co-editor of both the Two Horizons New Testament Commentary and Studies in Theological Interpretation. He is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Theological Interpretation and serves on the editorial boards of the journals Theology and Science and Science & Christian Belief. Green has been elected to membership in both Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS) and the International Society for Science and Religion (ISSR).

Green has 12 years of pastoral ministry experience and is currently teaching pastor at La Cañada United Methodist Church.

Courses Taught

  • MT800A: Tutorial in Mission Theology
  • NE502: Exegetical Method and Practice
  • NE506: New Testament Exegesis: Acts
  • NE506: New Testament Exegesis: James and 1 Peter
  • NE506: New Testament Exegesis: Gospel of Luke
  • NS500: New Testament 1: Gospels
  • NS512: Jesus and the Kingdom of God
  • NS581/NT801: New Testament Seminar: Research Methods
  • NS589: The Human Person in New Testament Perspective
  • NT500: New Testament Introduction
  • NT823: Critical Issues in Luke-Acts
  • NT525/825: Biblical Theology and Theological Hermeneutics
  • NT526/826: Advanced Greek: Historians and Historiography

Areas of Expertise, Research, Writing, and Teaching

Luke-Acts, theological interpretation of Scripture, James and 1 Peter, the significance of Jesus’ death, the interface of science and theology

Publications

Books Authored & Co-Authored

  • Why Salvation? (Reframing New Testament Theology; Nashville: Abingdon, 2013).
  • Practicing Theological Interpretation: Engaging Biblical Texts for Faith and Formation (Theological Explorations for the Church Catholic; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2011).
  • Recovering the Scandal of the Cross: The Atonement in New Testament and Contemporary Contexts (2nd ed.; with Mark D. Baker; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2011).
    • Korean language edition: Seoul: Joy Mission Press.
  • Reading Scripture as Wesleyans (Nashville: Abingdon, 2010).
    • Indonesian language edition: Singapore: WCRD Publisher and Books, 2012.
  • Body, Soul, and Human Life: The Nature of Humanity in the Bible (Studies in Theological Interpretation; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic; Carlisle: Paternoster, 2008).
  • 1 Peter (Two Horizons New Testament Commentary; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007).
  • Seized by Truth: Reading the Bible as Scripture (Nashville: Abingdon, 2007).
  • Salvation (Understanding Biblical Themes; St. Louis, Mo.: Chalice, 2003).
  • Introducing the New Testament: Its Literature and Theology (with Paul J. Achtemeier and Marianne Meye Thompson; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2001).
    • 2002 Book of the Year Award, The Academy of Parish Clergy
    • 2002 Finalist, Gold Medallion Book Award, Reference Works/Commentaries Category.
    • Chinese language edition: 3 vols.; Tien Dao, 2004-06.
    • Korean language edition, 2004.
  • Beginning with Jesus: Christ in Scripture, the Church, and Discipleship (Nashville: The United Methodist Publishing House, 2000).
  • Recovering the Scandal of the Cross: The Atonement in New Testament and Contemporary Contexts (with Mark D. Baker; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2000).
    • British edition: Carlisle: Paternoster, 2003.
  • The Gospel of Luke (New International Commentary on the New Testament; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997).
    • Winner, 1998 “Top 25” Book Awards, Christianity Today
  • The Death of Jesus in Early Christianity (with John T. Carroll; Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 1995; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2010).
  • The Way of the Cross: Following Jesus in the Gospel of Mark (Nashville: Discipleship Resources, 1991).
    • Reprint edition: Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2009.
  • The Kingdom of God: Its Meaning and Mandate (Lexington, Ky.: Bristol, 1989).
    • British edition: Amersham-on-the-Hill: Scripture, 1990.
    • Indonesian language edition: Jakarta: Persekutuan Pembaca Alkitab, 2005.
  • The Death of Jesus: Tradition and Interpretation in the Passion Narrative (Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament II:33; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 1988).
    • Reprint edition: Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2011.
  • How to Read the Gospels and Acts (Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1987).
    • British edition: Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, 1987.
    • Korean language edition: Seoul: Korean InterVarsity Press, 1988.
    • Indonesian language edition: Memadami Injil-Injil & Kisah Para Rasul (Jakarta: Persekutuan Pembaca Alkitab, 2005).
  • How to Read Prophecy (Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1984).
    • British edition: Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, 1986.
    • Korean language edition: Seoul: Korean Inter Varsity, 1987.
    • Chinese language edition: Hong Kong: Tien Dao, 1997.
    • Polish language edition: Biblijne Seminarium Teologiczne, 1997.
    • Indonesian language edition: Memahami Nubuatan (Jakarta: Persekutuan Pembaca Alkitab, 2005).
    • Thai language edition: Bangkok: Tyrannus Center, 2011.

Books Edited & Co-Edited

  • Cognitive Linguistic Explorations in Biblical Studies (with Bonnie G. Howe; Berlin: Walter de Grutyer, 2014).
  • The New Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013).
  • The Old Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey (with Jacqueline Lapsley; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013).
  • Common English Bible Study Bible (general editor; associate editors: Mark Boda, Mignon Jacobs, Matthew Schlimm, Marti Steussy, Seung-Ai Yang; Nashville: Abingdon, 2013).
  • Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (2nd ed.; general editor; associate editors: Jeannine Brown and Nicholas Perrin; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2013).
  • The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts (with Lee Martin McDonald; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013).
  • Ears That Hear: Explorations in Theological Interpretation of the Bible (with Tim Meadowcroft; Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix, 2013).
  • Wesley, Wesleyans, and Reading of Bible as Scripture (with David F. Watson; Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, 2012).
  • Wesley Study Bible—Common English Bible (general editor; associate editors: Bill T. Arnold, Andy Johnson, Sarah Heaner Lancaster, Robert W. Wall, Laceye C. Warner, and Karen Strand Winslow; Nashville: Abingdon, 2012).
  • CEB Gospels Parallel (with W. Gil Shin; Nashville: Abingdon, 2012).
  • Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics (general editor; associate editors: Jacqueline Lapsley, Rebekah Miles, and Allen Verhey; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2011).
    • 2012 Reference Book of the Year Award, The Academy of Parish Clergy
  • In Search of the Soul: Perspectives on the Mind-Body Problem (2nd ed.; Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2010).
    • 2006 “Year’s Best Book for Preachers” (Preaching Magazine).
    • Korean Edition: Revival and Reformation Press, 2011.
  • Hearing the New Testament: Strategies for Interpretation (2nd ed.; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2010).
  • Methods for Luke (Methods in Biblical Interpretation; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010).
  • Wesley Study Bible—New Revised Standard Version (general editor; associate editors: Bill T. Arnold, Andy Johnson, Sarah Heaner Lancaster, Robert W. Wall, Laceye C. Warner, and Karen Strand Winslow; Nashville: Abingdon, 2009).
  • Grace and Holiness in a Changing World: A Wesleyan Proposal for Postmodern Ministry (with Jeffrey E. Greenway; Nashville: Abingdon, 2007).
  • Reading Luke: Interpretation, Reflection, Formation (with Craig Bartholomew and Anthony Thiselton; Scripture and Hermeneutics Series 6; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2005).
  • In Search of the Soul: Four Views of the Mind-Body Problem (with Stuart Palmer; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2005).
    • 2006 “Year’s Best Book for Preachers” (Preaching Magazine)
    • Korean Edition: Revival and Reformation Press, 2011.
  • What about the Soul? Neuroscience and Christian Anthropology (Nashville: Abingdon, 2004).
  • Narrative Reading, Narrative Preaching: Reuniting New Testament Interpretation and Proclamation (with Michael Pasquarello III; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2003).
    • Korean Edition: CPH, 2006.
  • Between Two Horizons: Spanning Biblical Studies and Systematic Theology (with Max Turner; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000).
  • Hearing the New Testament: Strategies for Interpretation (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1995).
    • British Edition: Carlisle: Paternoster, 1995.
  • Jesus of Nazareth: Lord and Christ: Essays on the Historical Jesus and New Testament Christology (with Max Turner; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994).
    • British Edition: Carlisle: Paternoster, 1994.
  • Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (with Scot McKnight; consulting editor, I. Howard Marshall; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1992).
    • Featured selection of the Religious Book Club.
    • Featured selection of the Evangelical Book Club.
    • Recipient of Gold Medallion Award, Reference/Text Category, 1993 (Christian Booksellers Association).
    • Recipient of Critics’ Choice—Second Place (Reference), and Readers’ Choice—Third Place 1993 (Book of the Year), Christianity Today 1993 Book Awards.
    • British Edition: Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, 1992.
    • Korean Language Edition: Seoul, Korea: KBCDB, 2003.
    • Russian Language Edition: St. Andrew’s Biblical Theological College, 2003.
    • Spanish Language Edition: Publicaciones Andamio.
    • Chinese Language Edition: Campus Evangelical Fellowship.
    • Portugese Language Edition: Editora Academic Crista.

Essays in Juried Journals

  • “Good News to the Poor: A Lukan Leitmotif,” Review & Expositor 111, no. 2 (2014): 173-79.
  • “Embodying the Gospel: Two Exemplary Practices,” Journal of Spiritual Formation and Soul Care, 7, no. 1 (2014): 11-21.
  • “Rethinking ‘History’ for Theological Interpretation,” Journal of Theological Interpretation 5, no. 2 (2011): 159-74.
  • “Crafting Research in the Service of Theological Education,” Theological Education 46 (2010): 1-14.
  • “What about . . . ? Three Exegetical Forays into the Body-Soul Discussion,” Criswell Theological Review n.s. 7 (2010): 3-18.
  • “Body, Soul, and Human Life: A Response to Dr. Scott Rae,” Perspectives in Science and Christian Faith 61 (2009): 194-96.
  • “The (Re-)Turn to Theology,” Journal of Theological Interpretation 1 (2007): 1-3.
  • “Narrating the Gospel in 1-2 Peter,” Interpretation 60 (2006): 262-77.
  • “Narrative and New Testament Interpretation: Reflections on the State of the Art,” Lexington Theological Quarterly 39 (2004): 153-66.
  • “Practicing the Gospel in a Post-Critical World: The Promise of Theological Exegesis,” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 47 (2004): 387-97.
  • “Contribute or Capitulate? Wesleyans, Pentecostals, and Reading the Bible in a Postcolonial Mode,” Wesleyan Theological Journal 39 (2004): 74-90.
  • “Science, Religion, and the Mind-Brain Problem: The Case of Thomas Willis (1621-1675),” Science & Christian Belief 15 (2003): 165-85.
  • “Doing Repentance: The Formation of Disciples in the Acts of the Apostles,” Ex Auditu 18 (2003): 1-23.
  • “The Book of Acts as History/Writing,” Lexington Theological Quarterly 37 (2002): 119-27.
  • “Eschatology and the Nature of Humans: A Reconsideration of the Pertinent Biblical Evidence,” Science & Christian Belief 14 (2002): 33-50.
  • “Scripture and Theology: Failed Experiments, Fresh Perspectives,” Interpretation 56 (2002): 5-20.
  • “Psychology and Scripture: Reflections on D. Andrew Kille, Psychological Biblical Criticism,” Lexington Theological Quarterly 36 (2001): 247-52.
  • “Modernity, History, and the Theological Interpretation of the Bible,” Scottish Journal of Theology 54 (2001): 308-29.
  • “Identity and Engagement in a Diverse World: Pluralism and Holiness in 1 Peter,” Asbury Theological Journal 55 (2000): 85-92.
  • “Hope from Unexpected Places: Lectionary Study (Advent, Year C),” Quarterly Review 20 (2000): 327-40.
  • “Monism and the Nature of Humans in Scripture,” Christian Scholars Review 29 (2000): 731-43.
  • “In Quest of the Historical: Jesus, the Gospels, and Historicisms Old and New,” Christian Scholars Review 28 (1999): 544-60.
  • “Scripture and the Human Person: Further Reflections,” Science & Christian Belief 11 (1999): 51-63.
  • “Reading the Bible as Wesleyans,” Wesleyan Theological Journal 33 (1998): 116-29.
  • “The Death of Jesus and the Ways of God: Jesus and the Gospels on Messianic Status and Shameful Suffering,” Interpretation 52 (1998): 24-37.
  • “The Demise of the Temple as ‘Culture Center’ in Luke-Acts: An Exploration of the Rending of the Temple Veil (Luke 23.44-49),” Revue Biblique 101 (1994): 495-515.
  • “The Problem of a Beginning: Israel’s Scriptures in Luke 1-2,” Bulletin for Biblical Research 4 (1994): 61-85.
  • “The Social Status of Mary in Luke 1,5-2,52: A Plea for Methodological Integration,” Biblica 73 (1992): 457-71.
  • “‘The Message of Salvation’ in Luke-Acts,” Ex Auditu 5 (1989): 21-34.
  • “Jesus and a Daughter of Abraham (Luke 13:10-17): Test Case for a Lukan Perspective on the Miracles of Jesus,” Catholic Biblical Quarterly 51 (1989): 643-54.
  • “The Gospel of Peter: Source for a Pre-Canonical Passion Narrative?” Zeitschrift für die Neutestamentliche Wissenschaft 78 (1987): 293-301.
  • “Preparation for Passover (Luke 22:7-13): A Question of Redactional Technique,” Novum Testamentum 29 (1987): 305-19.
  • “Jesus on the Mount of Olives (Luke 22:39-46): Tradition and Theology,” Journal for the Study of the New Testament 26 (1986): 29-48.

Contributions to Academic Symposia & Reference Works

  • “Hospitality for Kids: A Lukan Perspective on Children and God’s Agenda,” in Exploring and Engaging Spirituality for Today’s Children (ed. La Verne Tolbert; Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2014), 25-39.
  • “Conversion in Luke-Acts: God’s Prevenience, Human Embodiment,” in The Unrelenting God: Essays on God’s Action in Scripture in Honor of Beverly Roberts Gaventa (ed. David J. Downs and Matthew L. Skinner; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2013), 15-41.
  • Articles in Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (2nd ed.; ed. Joel B. Green; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2013): “Gethsemane” (309-13), “Heaven and Hell” (370-76), “Historicisms and Historiography” (383-87), “Joy” (448-50), “Jubilee” (with Nicholas Perrin) (450-52), “Kingdom of God / Heaven” (468-81), “Luke, Gospel of” (540-52), “Passion Narrative” (663-66), and “Transfiguration” (966-72).
  • “Healing and Health Care,” in The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts (ed. Joel B. Green and Lee Martin McDonald; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013), 330-41.
  • Chapters in Ears That Hear: Explorations in Theological Interpretation of the Bible (ed. Joel B. Green and Tim Meadowcroft; Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix): “‘He Ascended into Heaven’: Jesus’ Ascension in Lukan Perspective, and Beyond” (130-50) and “Theological Interpretation on Display: Trajectories and Questions” (253-57).
  • “Atonement Images in Romans,” in Reading Romans (ed. Jerry L. Sumney; Resources for Biblical Studies; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2012), 79-92.
  • “‘We have to celebrate and rejoice!’ Happiness in the Topsy-Turvy World of Luke-Acts,” in The Bible and the Pursuit of Happiness (ed. Brent Strawn; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012), 169-85.
  • Essays in Wesley, Wesleyans, and Reading the Bible as Scripture (ed. Joel B. Green and David F. Watson; Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, 2012): “Introduction” (with David F. Watson) (xi-xiii) and “Wesley as Interpreter of Scripture and the Emergence of ‘History’ in Biblical Interpretation” (47-62, 287-89).
  • “Science, Faith, and Scripture,” in Lion Handbook on Science and Christianity (ed. R.J. Berry; Oxford: Lion Hudson, 2012), 71-97.
  • “A Wesleyan Understanding of Biblical Authority: The Formation of Holy Lives,” in Square Peg: Why Wesleyans Aren’t Fundamentalists (ed. Al Truesdale; Kansas City, Mo.: Beacon Hill, 2012), 127-37.
  • “‘Was It Not Necessary for the Messiah to Suffer These Things and Enter into His Glory?’: The Significance of Jesus’ Death for Luke’s Soteriology,” in The Spirit and Christ in the New Testament and Christian Theology: Essays in Honour of Max Turner (ed. I. Howard Marshall, Volker Rabens, and Cornelis Bennema; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012), 71-85.
  • “Neglecting Widows and Serving the Word? Acts 6:1-7 as a Test Case for a Missional Hermeneutic,” in Jesus Christ, Lord and Savior: Essays in Honor of I. Howard Marshall (ed. Jon Laansma, Grant Osborne, and Ray Van Neste; Carlisle: Paternoster; Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2011), 151-60.
  • “Luke-Acts, or Luke and Acts? A Reaffirmation of Narrative Unity,” in Reading Acts Today: Essays in Honor of Loveday C.A. Alexander (ed. Steve Walton, Thomas E. Phillips, Lloyd Keith Pietersen, and F. Scott Spencer; Library of New Testament Studies 427; London: T & T Clark, 2011), 101-19.
  • Articles in Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics (ed. Joel B. Green; Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2011): “Almsgiving” (58-59), “Antichrist” (71-72), “Collection for the Saints” (147-48), “Health Care Systems in Scripture” (358-60), “Hypocrisy” (390-91), “Koinonia” (458-59), “Loans”(with John Goldingay) (488-90), and “Repentance” (667-69).
    • Reprinted in The New Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013): “Health Care Systems in Scripture” (96-100).
  • Articles in The Eerdmans Companion to the Bible (ed. Gordon D. Fee and Robert L. Hubbard Jr.; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2011): “How to Interpret the Bible” (35-38), “The Gospels and Acts” (517-21), and “The Trial, Death, and Resurrection of Jesus” (579-80).
  • “Theological Interpretation and Wesley,” in The Continuing Relevance of Wesleyan Theology: Essays in Honor of Laurence W. Wood (ed. Nathan Crawford; Eugene, Ore.: Pickwick, 2011), 222-33.
  • “Soul,” in Cambridge Dictionary of Christian Theology (ed. David Fergusson, Karen Kilby, Ian A. McFarland, and Iain Torrance; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011), 481-82.
  • “Acts,” in The New Interpreter’s One Volume Commentary (ed. Beverly Roberts Gaventa and David Peterson; Nashville: Abingdon, 2010), 735-67.
  • “Cross and Crucifixion,” in Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity (ed. Daniel Patte; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010), 288-89.
  • “Body and Soul, Mind and Brain: Critical Issues,” in In Search of the Soul: Four Views of the Mind-Body Problem (2nd ed.; ed. Joel B. Green; Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2010), 7-32.
  • Chapters in Handbook of the Historical Jesus (4 vols.; ed. Tom Holmén and Stanley Porter; Leiden: Brill, 2010): “The Death of Jesus” (3:2383-2408) and “Family, Friends, and Foes” (3:2433-53).
  • “Humanity—Created, Restored, Transformed, Embodied,” in Rethinking Human Nature: A Multidisciplinary Approach (ed. Malcolm Jeeves; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2011), 271-94.
  • “Foreword,” to Ricardo Gómez, The Mission of God in Latin America: Redefining the Theology and Practice of the Church Based on Luke-Acts (Lexington, Ky.: Emeth, 2010), xi-xii.
  • Chapters in Hearing the New Testament: Strategies for Interpretation (ed. Joel B. Green; 2nd ed.; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2010): “The Challenge of Hearing the New Testament” (1-14), “The Use of the Old Testament by New Testament Writers” (with Richard B. Hays) (122-39), and “Discourse Theory and New Testament Interpretation” (218-39).
  • “Science, Theology, and Wesleyans,” in Wesleyan Theology and Social Science: The Dance of Practical Divinity and Discovery (ed. M. Kathryn Armistead, Brad D. Strawn, and Ronald W. Wright; Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2010), 177-92.
  • Chapters in Methods for Luke (ed. Joel B. Green; Methods in Biblical Interpretation; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010): “Reading Luke” (1-8) and “Narrative Criticism” (74-112).
  • Articles in New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible (ed. Katharine Doob Sakenfeld; Nashville: Abingdon, 2006-09): “Atonement” (1:344-48), “Body” (1:483-85), “Convocation, Holy” (1:729), “Death of Christ” (2:69-74), “Expiation” (2:385), “Gifts of Healing” (2:571), “Healing” (2:755-59), “History and Historiography (New Testament)” (2:830-33), “Mount of Olives” (4:157-59), “Mourning” (4:161-62), “Soul” (5:358-59), “Theological Hermeneutics” (5:555-56), “Triumphal Entry” (5:679-80), “Virgin Birth” (5:786-90), and “Will of God” (5:852-57).
  • “Neuroethics,” in Battleground: Religion (2 vols.; ed. Daniel L. Smith-Christopher; Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 2008), 2:358-65.
  • “‘In Our Own Languages’: Pentecost, Babel, and the Shaping of Christian Community in Acts 2:1-13,” in The Word Leaps the Gap: Essays on Scripture and Theology in Honor of Richard B. Hays (ed. J. Ross Wagner, C. Kavin Rowe, and A. Katherine Grieb; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008), 198-213.
  • “‘Tell Me a Story’: Perspectives on Children from the Acts of the Apostles,” in The Child in the Bible (ed. Marcia Bunge, Terence Fretheim, and Beverly Gaventa; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008), 215-32.
  • Articles in Encyclopedia of the Historical Jesus (ed. Craig Evans; New York: Routledge, 2008): “Christ/Messiah” (101-7) and “Gethsemane” (224-25).
  • Articles for Dictionary of Religious and Philosophical Writings in Late Antiquity: Pagan, Judaic, Christian (ed. Jacob Nuesner and Alan J. Avery-Peck; Leiden: Brill, 2008): “The Acts of Pilate” (14-15), “Christ’s Descent into Hell” (65-66), “Epistle to Diognetus” (109), “The Freer Logion” (136-37), “The Gospel of Bartholomew” (143), “The Gospel of Peter” (145-46), “The Gospel of the Ebionites” (146),”The Gospel of the Hebrews” (146-47), “The Gospel of the Nazaraeans” (147-48), “The Infancy Gospel of Thomas” (176), “Jude” (197-98), “Letters between Seneca and Paul” (210), “Memoirs of Hegesippus” (233), “The Muratorian Canon” (246), “The Preaching of Peter” (347-48), “The Protoevangelium of James” (351-52), “The Questions of Mary” (360), “Revelation” (361), and “The Secret Gospel of Mark” (382).
  • “Must We Imagine the Atonement in Penal Substitutionary Terms? Questions, Caveats, and a Plea,” in The Atonement Debate (ed. Derek Tidball, David Hilborn, and Justin Hacker; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008), 153-71.
  • “Living as Exiles: The Holy Church in the Diaspora in 1 Peter,” in Holiness and Ecclesiology (ed. Kent E. Brower and Andy Johnson; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007), 311-25.
  • “The Gospel of Mark,” in Cambridge Companion to the Gospels (ed. Stephen C. Barton; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006), 139-57.
  • Chapters in The Nature of the Atonement: Four Views (ed. James K. Beilby and Paul R. Eddy; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2006): “A Kaleidoscopic View” (157-85), “The Christus Victor View: A Kaleidoscopic Response” (61-65), “The Healing View: A Kaleidoscopic Response” (152-55), and “The Penal Substitution View: Kaleidoscopic A Response” (110-16).
  • “Person and Personality,” in New Dictionary of Christian Apologetics (ed. W.C. Campbell-Jack, Gavin McGrath, and C. Stephen Evans; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2006), 539-42.
  • “Foreword,” in Because You Bear This Name: Conceptual Metaphor and the Moral Meaning of 1 Peter (Bonnie Howe; Biblical Interpretation Series 81; Leiden: Brill, 2006), xviii-xix.
  • Chapters in Reading Luke: Interpretation, Reflection, Formation (ed. Craig Bartholomew, Joel B. Green, and Anthony Thiselton; Scripture and Hermeneutics Series 6; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2005): “Learning Theological Interpretation from Luke” (55-78) and “Interpretation, Reflection, Formation: Unfinished Business” (437-49).
  • Articles in Dictionary for Theological Interpretation of the Bible (ed. Kevin J. Vanhoozer; Grand Rapids: Baker, 2005): “Commentary” (122-27), “Context” (130-33), “Dictionaries and Encyclopedia” (175-77), and “Narrative Theology” (531-33).
  • “Body and Soul, Mind and Brain: Critical Issues,” in In Search of the Soul: Four Views of the Mind-Body Problem (ed. Joel B. Green and Stuart Palmer; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2005), 7-32.
  • “Is There a Contemporary Wesleyan Hermeneutic?” in Reading the Bible in Wesleyan Ways: Some Constructive Proposals (ed. Barry Callen and Richard P. Thompson; Kansas City, Mo.: Beacon Hill, 2004), 123-34.
  • “Faithful Witness in the Diaspora: The Holy Spirit and the Exiled People of God according to 1 Peter,” in The Holy Spirit and Christian Origins: Essays in Honor of James D.G. Dunn (ed. Graham N. Stanton, Stephen C. Barton, and Bruce W. Longenecker; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans; Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 2004), 282-95.
  • Articles in IVP Dictionary of the New Testament (ed. Daniel G. Reid; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2004): “The Acts of the Apostles” (16-33), “Death of Christ I: Gospels” (264-83), and “Death of Christ II: Paul” (283-92).
  • Chapters in What about the Soul? Neuroscience and Christian Anthropology (ed. Joel B. Green; Nashville: Abingdon, 2004): “Body and Soul? Questions at the Interface of Science and Christian Faith” (5-12) and “Resurrection of the Body: New Testament Voices concerning Personal Continuity and the Afterlife” (85-100) “What Does It Mean to Be Human? Another Chapter in the Ongoing Interaction of Science and Scripture,” in From Cells to Souls—And Beyond: Changing Portraits of Human Nature (ed. Malcolm A. Jeeves; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2004), 179-98.
    • 2005 Book of Distinction, The John Templeton Foundation.
  • “Hermeneutical Approaches to the Tradition (New Testament),” in Eerdmans Commentary on the Bible (ed. James D.G. Dunn and John W. Rogerson; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003), 972-88.
  • “Mary in the New Testament,” in The Encyclopedia of Christianity (vol. 3; ed. Erwin Fahlbusch et al; Leiden: Brill; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003), 443-46.
  • Chapters in Narrative Reading, Narrative Preaching: The Recovery of Narrative and Preaching the New Testament (ed. Joel B. Green and Michael Pasquarello III; Grand Rapids: Baker, 2003): “The (Re )Turn to Narrative” (11-36) and “Reading the Gospels and Acts as Narrative” (37-66).
  • “Which Conversation Shall We Have? History, Historicism, and Historical Narrative in Theological Interpretation,” in Behind the Text: History and Biblical Interpretation (ed. Craig Bartholomew, C. Stephen Evans, Mary Healy, and Murray Rae; Scripture and Hermeneutics Series 4; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2003), 141-50.
  • “Small Steps Promote Diversity,” The Association of Theological Schools Folio on Diversity in Theological Education (2003).
  • “‘She and Her Household Were Baptized’ (Acts 16:15): Household Baptism in the Acts of the Apostles,” in Dimensions of Baptism: Biblical and Theological Studies (ed. Stanley E. Porter and Anthony R. Cross; Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement Series 234; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2002), 72-90.
  • “Blessed Is She Who Believed: Mary, Curious Exemplar in Luke’s Narrative,” in Blessed One: Protestant Perceptions of Mary (ed. Beverly Roberts Gaventa and Cynthia L. Rigby; Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2002), 9-20.
  • “The Nature of Conversion in the Acts of the Apostles,” in San Luca Evangelista Testimone Della Fede Che Unisce Atti Del Congresso Internazionale (Padova, 16-21 Ottobre 2000), vol. 1: L’Unità Letteraria e Teologica Dell’opera di Luca (ed. Giovanni Leonardi and Francesco G.B. Trolese; Padova: Istituto Per La Storia Ecclesiastica Padovana, 2002), 327-34.
  • “Scripture in the Church: Reconstructing the Authority of Scripture for Christian Formation and Mission,” in The Wesleyan Tradition: A Paradigm for Renewal (ed. Paul Wesley Chilcote; Nashville: Abingdon, 2002), 38-51.
  • “Crucifixion,” in Cambridge Companion to Jesus (ed. Markus Bockmuehl; Cambridge Companions to Religion; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001), 87-101.
  • “‘Persevering Together in Prayer’ (Acts 1:14): The Significance of Prayer in the Acts of the Apostles,” in Into God’s Presence: Prayer in the New Testament (ed. Richard N. Longenecker; McMaster New Testament Studies 5; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2001), 183-202.
  • “‘To Turn from Darkness to Light’ (Acts 26:18): Conversion in the Narrative of Luke-Acts,” in Conversion in the Wesleyan Tradition (ed. Kenneth J. Collins and John H. Tyson; Nashville: Abingdon, 2001), 103-18.
  • Articles in Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (ed. David Noel Freedman, Astrid B. Beck, and Allen C. Myers; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000): “Luke” ( 827-28) and “Luke, Gospel of” (828-30).
  • Articles in New Dictionary of Biblical Theology (ed. Desmond Alexander and Brian Rosner; Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, 2000): “Grace” (524-270) and “Healing” (536-40).
  • “What Makes a Person Authentically Human? Perspectives on Body-Soul Dualism and Biblical Anthropology,” in Between Nature and Grace: Mapping the Interface of Wesleyan Theology and Psychology: Conference Papers (San Diego, Calif.: Point Loma University Press, 2000), 135-42.
  • Essays in Between Two Horizons: Spanning Biblical Studies and Systematic Theology (ed. Joel B. Green and Max Turner; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000): “New Testament Commentary and Systematic Theology: Strangers or Friends” (with Max Turner) (pp. 1-22), “Scripture and Theology: Uniting the Two So Long Divided” (pp. 23-43), and “Afterword: Rethinking History (and Theology)” (pp. 237-42).
  • “Restoring the Human Person: New Testament Voices for a Wholistic and Social Anthropology,” in Neuroscience and the Person (ed. Robert John Russell, Nancey Murphy, Theo Meyering, and Michael A. Arbib; Scientific Perspectives on Divine Action 4; Vatican City State: Vatican Observatory; Berkeley, Calif.: Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences, 1999), 3-22.
  • “From ‘John’s Baptism’ to ‘Baptism in the Name of the Lord Jesus’: The Significance of Baptism in Luke-Acts,” in Baptism, the New Testament and the Church: Historical and Contemporary Studies in Honour of R.E.O. White (ed. Stanley E. Porter and Anthony R. Cross; Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement Series 171; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1999), 157-72.
  • “Preparation for Passover (Luke 22:7-13): A Question of Redactional Technique,” in The Composition of Luke’s Gospel (ed. David E. Orton; Selected Studies from Novum Testamentum; Leiden: Brill, 1999), 154-68.
  • Articles (unsigned) in Dictionary of Biblical Imagery (ed. Tremper Longman III, Leland Ryken, and James Wilhoit; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1998): “Antichrist” (34), “Apocalyptic Visions of the Future” (37-38), “Passion of Christ” (625-29), “Resurrection” (711-12), and “Second Coming” (769).
  • “‘Witnesses of His Resurrection’: Resurrection, Salvation, Discipleship, and Mission in the Acts of the Apostles,” in Life in the Face of Death: The Resurrection Message of the New Testament (ed. Richard N. Longenecker; McMaster New Testament Studies 3; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1998), 227-46.
  • “‘Bodies—That Is, Human Lives’: A Re-examination of Human Nature in the Bible,” in Whatever Happened to the Soul? Scientific and Theological Portraits of Human Nature (ed. Warren S. Brown, Nancey C. Murphy, and H. Newton Malony; Theology and the Sciences; Minneapolis: Fortress, 1998), 149-73.
    • Outstanding Book in Theology and the Natural Sciences, Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences
  • “‘Salvation to the End of the Earth’ (Acts 13:47): God as Saviour in the Acts of the Apostles,” in Witness to the Gospel: The Theology of Acts (ed. I. Howard Marshall and David Peterson; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1998), 83-106.
  • Articles in Dictionary of the Later New Testament and Its Developments (ed. Ralph P. Martin and Peter Davids; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1997): “Acts of the Apostles” (7-24), “Cornelius” (243-45), and “Peter, Gospel of” (927-29).
  • “Biblical Authority and Communities of Discourse,” in Baptists in the Balance: The Tension between Freedom and Responsibility (ed. Everett C. Goodwin; Valley Forge, Penn.: Judson, 1997), 151-73.
  • “Internal Repetition in Luke-Acts: Contemporary Narratology and Lukan Historiography,” in History, Literature and Society in the Book of Acts (ed. Ben Witherington III; Cambridge: Cambridge University, 1996), 283-99.
  • Chapters in Hearing the New Testament: Strategies for Interpretation (ed. Joel B. Green; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1995): “Introduction” (1-9), “Discourse Theory and New Testament Interpretation” (175-96), “The Use of the Old Testament by New Testament Writers” (with Richard B. Hays) (222-38), and “The Practice of Reading the New Testament” (411-27).
  • “Kingdom of God,” in New Dictionary of Christian Ethics and Pastoral Theology (ed. David J. Atkinson, David Field, Arthur Holmes, and Oliver O’Donovan; Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1995), 529-32.
  • “Caring as Gift and Goal: Biblical and Theological Reflections,” in The Crisis of Care: Affirming and Restoring Caring Practices in the Helping Professions (ed. Susan S. Phillips and Patricia Benner; Health Care Policy and Ethics; Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press, 1994), 149-67.
    • Outstanding Academic Book, 1995, Choice Magazine: Journal of the Association of College and Research Libraries.
  • “Foreword,” in Resurrection Psychology: An Understanding of Human Personality Based on the Life and Teachings of Jesus (Margaret G. Alter; Chicago: Loyola University, 1994), ix-xii.
  • “Good News to Whom? Jesus and the ‘Poor’ in the Gospel of Luke,” in Jesus of Nazareth: Lord and Christ. Essays on the Historical Jesus and New Testament Christology (ed. Joel B. Green and Max Turner; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans; Carlisle: Paternoster, 1994), 59-74.
  • Articles in Dictionary of Paul and His Letters (ed. Ralph P. Martin, Gerald Hawthorne, and Daniel G. Reid; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1993; Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press): “Crucifixion” (197-99) and “Death of Christ” (201-9).
  • Articles in Anchor Bible Dictionary (6 vols.; ed. David Noel Freedman; Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1992): “Alexander” (1:151-52) and “Festus, Porcius” (2:794-95).
  • “‘Proclaiming Repentance and Forgiveness of Sins to All Nations’: A Biblical Perspective on the Church’s Mission,” in The World Is My Parish: The Mission of the Church in Methodist Perspective (ed. Alan G. Padgett; Studies in the History of Missions 10; Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen, 1992), 13-43.
  • Articles in Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (ed. Joel B. Green and Scot McKnight; Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1992): “Anointing” (with Holly O. Hearon) (11-13), “Burial of Jesus” (88-92), “Death of Jesus” (146-63), “Feasts” 234-41 (with Michael O. Wise) (240-41), “Gethsemane” (265-68), “Passion Narrative” (601-4), and “Priests and Priesthood” (with Lincoln D. Hurst) (633-36).
  • “The Gospel according to Mark: Introduction and Commentary,” in The Asbury Bible Commentary (ed. Eugene E. Carpenter and Wayne McCown; Grand Rapids: Zondervan/Francis Asbury, 1992), 852-70.
  • “The Death of Jesus and the Rending of the Temple Veil (Luke 23:44-49): A Window into Luke’s Understanding of Jesus and the Temple,” in Society of Biblical Literature 1991 Seminar Papers (ed. Eugene H. Lovering Jr.; Atlanta: Scholars, 1991), 543-57.
  • “The Death of Jesus, God’s Servant,” in Reimaging the Death of the Lukan Jesus (ed. Dennis D. Sylva; Athenaums Monografien: Theologie; Bonner Biblische Beiträge 73; Frankfurt-am-Main: Anton Hain, 1990), 1-28, 170-73.
  • Lead Translator, “Letter of James,” Common English Bible (Nashville: Church Resources Development, 2010).
  • Translation Consultant, “The Gospel of Luke” and “Acts of the Apostles,” New Century Version of the Bible (Dallas: Word, 1991).

Web-based Publications

  • “Body and Soul, Mind and Brain: Pressing Questions,” BioLogos Forum; http://biologos.org/blog/body-and-soul-mind-and-brain-pressing-questions.
  • “The Bible, Theology, and Theological Hermeneutics,” SBL Forum; http://www.sbl-site.org/publications/article.aspx?articleId=308.
  • “Suggestions for the SBL Itinerary,” SBL Forum; http://www.sbl-site.org/publications/article.aspx?articleId=348.

Chapters for Pastors, Seminarians & the General Church

  • “Reframing ‘Original Sin’: A Frontier for Theology and Science,” Catalyst 40, no. 4 (2014): 1-3; expanded: http://www.catalystresources.org/reframing-original-sin-a-frontier-for-theology-and-science-part-1/ and http://www.catalystresources.org/reframing-original-sin-a-frontier-for-theology-and-science-part-2/.
  • “Cultivating the Practice of Reading Scripture,” Catalyst 40, no. 2 (2014): 5-6; http://www.catalystresources.org/cultivating-the-practice-of-reading-scripture/.
  • “What about Greek and Hebrew?” Theology, News & Notes 60, no. 2 (2013); http://cms.fuller.edu/TNN/Issues/Fall2013/UpdatedCurriculumWhataboutGreekandHebrew/.
  • Articles in Common English Bible Study Bible (ed. Joel B. Green; Nashville: Abingdon, 2013): “The Authority of Scripture” (527-31) and “Gospel of Matthew: Introduction and Notes” (with Eugene Eung-Chun Park, 3-63).
  • “Invitation Anxiety (Matthew 22:1-14,” in If I Could Preach Only One Sermon (ed. Johnson Lim; Singapore: Word N Works, 2013), 103-11.
  • “Thinking Science and Christian Faith Together” (with Nancey Murphy), Theology, News & Notes 60, no. 1 (2013): 3.
  • “What Are Human Beings? Perspectives from Science and Scripture,” Theology, News & Notes 60, no. 1 (2013): 33-38.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Gospels and Acts,” Catalyst 39, no. 1 (2012): 6-8.
  • “No Cross, No Christianity,” Theology, News & Notes 59, no. 2 (2011): 3.
  • Essays in Feasting on the Word: Preaching the Revised Common Lectionary (vol. 2; ed. David L. Bartlett and Barbara Brown Taylor; Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2010): “Exegesis of 1 Peter 1:17-23: Third Sunday of Easter” (417), “Exegesis of 1 Peter 2:19-25: Fourth Sunday of Easter” (441), and “Exegesis of 1 Peter 2:2-10: Fifth Sunday of Easter” (465).
  • “Taking Stock of the Reign of God,” Catalyst 36, no. 2 (2010): 1-3.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Gospels and Acts,” Catalyst 36, no. 1 (2009): 6-8.
  • “Out-of-Body Experiences: What Do They Mean?” Signs of the Times (June 2009): 32-37.
    • Reprinted in Signs of the Times (Australia) (June 2009): 24-29.
  • “Introduction,” and “Introduction and Notes on James,” in Wesley Study Bible (ed. Joel B. Green; Nashville: Abingdon, 2009), xv, 1499-1504.
  • “A New Wesley Study Bible,” Good News (January/February 2009): 16-17; http://www.goodnewsmag.org/magazine/JanuaryFebruary/jf09green.htm.
  • “Apostolic and Postmodern Christianity,” in Grace and Holiness in a Changing World: A Wesleyan Proposal for Postmodern Ministry (ed. Joel B. Green and Jeffrey E. Greenway; Nashville: Abingdon, 2007), 17-39.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Gospels and Acts,” Catalyst 33, no. 1 (2006): 6-8.
  • “In the Image of God He Created Them”: The Call to Be Human,” From Death to Life 29 (2006): 4-7, 14-15.
  • “Rethinking the Human,” The Clergy Journal 82, no. 4 (2006): 6-8.
  • “Body and Soul, Mind and Brain: Pressing Questions,” Catalyst 31, no. 2 (2005): 1, 3-4.
  • “The Crucifixion of Jesus and The Passion of the Christ,” RADIX Magazine 31, no. 1 (2004): 12-15, 28-30.
  • “No Cross, No Christianity?” Circuit Rider 29, no. 1 (September-October 2004): 4-6.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Matthew—Acts,” Catalyst 30, no. 1 (2003): 6-8.
  • “Recovering Mission-Church: Reframing Ecclesiology in Luke-Acts,” We Confess 9, no. 5 (2003): 3-5.
  • “Wealthy . . . Who? Me? Surprising Perspectives on Faith and Wealth from Luke-Acts,” The Living Pulpit 12, no. 2 (2003): 18-19.
  • “Pentecost (Acts 2:1-21),” Circuit Rider 26, no. 5 (2002): 24-26.
  • “Introduction and Notes on the Gospel of Luke,” in New Interpreter’s Study Bible (ed. Walter J. Harrelson et al.; Nashville: Abingdon, 2003): 1847-1903.
  • “Good News of Great Joy . . . But for Whom?” The Living Pulpit 11, no. 1 (2002): 12-13.
  • “Scripture and Theology: Compass Points in the Current Discussion,” Catalyst 28, no. 2 (2002): 1-3.
  • “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? Sitting at the Table with ‘The Prodigal Son’,” RADIX Magazine 28, no. 4 (2001): 12-15, 26, 28-29.
    • Reprinted in Where Faith Meets Culture: A Radix Magazine Anthology (ed. Sharon Gallagher; Eugene, Ore.: Wipf & Stock, 2009), 91-101.
  • “The Bible and the Future,” Challenge 34, no. 1 (2001): 1, 12.
  • “God Language Matters,” in News and Newsworthy (The United Methodist Publishing House), posted online 30 May 2001: http://www.umph.org/resources/newsworthy/viewArticle.asp? id=79.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Matthew—Acts,” Catalyst 27, no. 1 (2000): 6-7.
  • “John Wesley’s View of the Kingdom,” Good News (January/February 1999): 15-17.
  • “Scripture, Theology, and Hermeneutics: A Review Essay,” Catalyst 25, no. 1 (1998): 3-5.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Matthew—Acts,” Catalyst 24, no. 1 (1997): 3.
  • “The Furor Surrounding Jesus: A Review,” Catalyst 23, no. 3 (1997): 1-3.
    • Reprinted in RADIX Magazine 24, no. 3 (1996): 20-21, 30-31.
  • “Healing and Health in the Ministry of Jesus,” RADIX Magazine 24, no. 3 (1996): 4-7, 26-28.
    • Reprinted in An Adventure in Healing and Wholeness newsletter.
  • “Angels,” “Antichrist,” “Beloved Disciple,” “Children,” “Cults,” “Homosexuality,” “Immortality,” “Infertility,” “Luke,” “Money,” “Mount of Olives,” “Parable,” “Pontius Pilate,” “Repentance,” “Slavery,” “Son/Child of God,” and “Wrath of God,” in Everyday Study Bible (Dallas, Texas: Word, 1996), 399, 652, 785, 851, 862, 871, 891, 933-34, 954, 961, 1034, 1092, 1101, 1214, 1296, 1305, 1509.
  • “Identifying the End of the Earth,” Gatherings 3 (1995): 2.
  • “The Nature and Interpretation of Scripture: A Review Essay,” Catalyst 22, no. 1 (1995): 3, 6.
  • (with Mark Lau Branson) “‘Organize to Beat the Devil . . .’: Wesleyan Spirituality,” Grace Fellowship Journal 5, no. 2 (1994): 5-7.
    • Reprint in The Gospel and Our Culture Network; http://gocn.org/news124.htm.
  • “The Death of Jesus: Perspectives from Franco Zeffirelli and Roman History,” RADIX Magazine 23, no. 1 (1994): 4-7, 22-24.
  • “Counterpoint: Angels in the New Age,” RADIX Magazine 22, no. 4 (1994): 22-23.
  • Editor, “Building a New Testament Library: A Select List of Commentaries,” 3d ed., Catalyst Resources (1994).
  • “Homosexuality, Women, and Hermeneutics,” Catalyst 20, no. 2 (1994): 7-8.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: Gospels and Acts,” Catalyst 20, no. 1 (1993): 2.
  • “Jesus in the Popular Press: Recent Biographies in Review,” RADIX Magazine 21, no. 4 (1993): 24-29.
    • Abridged in “Rescuing Jesus: Recent Biographies of Jesus in Review,” Catalyst 21, no. (1995): 1, 4-5.
  • (With Steve Moore) “Who Was Jesus? Reflections on ‘The Jesus Seminar’,” Catalyst 19, no. 3 (1993): 2-3.
    • Reprinted in Religious and Theological Students Fellowship Bulletin (February 1994): 1-3.
  • “The New Testament and Ethics: A Review Essay,” Catalyst 19, no. 1 (1992): 3-5.
  • “NCB Vision Happens in Classroom,” New College Berkeley Notes (Fall 1992): 4.
  • “Jesus through Other Eyes: Assessing Non-Western Images of Jesus,” Catalyst 18, no. 3 (1992): 1, 6.
  • “Catalyst Brings Renewal to Seminaries,” Challenge 24, no. 3 (1991): 9.
  • “Who Killed Jesus?” Our Faith Today 4, no. 11 (1991): 1.
  • “Did God Abandon Jesus?” Our Faith Today 4, no. 12 (1991): 1.
  • “A Pastor’s Heart,” Lifeline 33 (Summer 1991): 6.
  • Editor, “Building a New Testament Library: A Select List of Commentaries,” 2d ed., Catalyst Resources (1990).
  • “The Canon and Interpretation of the Bible,” Catalyst 16, no. 2 (1990): 3-4.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: The Gospels and Acts,” Catalyst 16, no. 1 (1990): 2.
  • “Why Does the Bible Have Four Gospels?” Our Faith Today 3, no. 3 (1990): 2.
  • “What Is the Millennium?” Our Faith Today 2, no. 10 (1989): 1-2.
  • “Seeking the Kingdom: Jesus and the Reign of God in Recent Study,” Catalyst 15, no. 3 (1989): 1, 3, 8.
  • “America’s Bible: Good News for All Nations?” RADIX Magazine 18, no. 4 (1988): 8-11, 24-29.
  • “Who Sets the Agenda? God-Language and the Church,” Catalyst 15, no. 1 (1988): 2.
  • “United Methodist Pastors Affirm ‘Crucial Truths’,” Catalyst 14, no. 3 (1988): 1.
  • Editor, “Building an Old Testament Library: A Select List of Commentaries,” Catalyst Resources (1988).
  • “Significant Reading from Evangelical Scholarship,” Catalyst 13, no. 4 (1987): 1, 4.
  • “Building a New Testament Library: The Gospels and Acts,” Catalyst 13, no. 1 (1986): 1-2.
  • “Discipleship and Nurture in the Wesleyan Spirit,” RADIX Magazine 17, no. 5 (1986): 9-13, 30.
  • “The Impact of Jesus’ Life . . . and Ours,” New College Berkeley Notes 8, no. 3 (1986): 1-2.
  • “Significant Reading from Classical Christianity,” Catalyst 12, no. 4 (1986): 3.
  • “Evangelical Christianity: Which Road Ahead?” Catalyst 12, no. 2 (1986): 2-3.
  • “How Christian Is Your Home?” Good News 19, no. 4 (1986): 26-28.
  • “Systematics in Contemporary Evangelicalism,” Catalyst 11, no. 3 (1985): 1-3.
  • “Suggested Reading from Evangelical Scholarship,” Catalyst 11, no. 2 (1985): 2-3.
  • “‘Jesus Is Coming in 1981’. . . and Other Problems in Interpreting Biblical Prophecy,” Good News 19, no. 1 (1985): 31-35.
  • “Biblical Authority and Interpretation,” Catalyst 10, no. 3 (1984): 1-2.
  • “Ready for His Return: What Wesley Taught about the End Times,” Good News 18, no. 1 (1984): 17-21.
    • Reprinted as “Ready for His Return: What Wesley Taught about End Times,” in Basic United Methodist Beliefs: An Evangelical View (ed. James V. Heidinger II; Wilmore, Kentucky: Good News, 1986), 90-97.
    • Abridged in “What Do United Methodists Believe about the End Times and the Second Coming of Christ?” Our Faith Today 1, no. 6 (1988): 1.
    • Reprinted as “Ready for His Return: John Wesley’s View of the End Times,” Good News 40, no. 1 (2006): 24-26.
  • “Continuing Discussion on Roles of Men and Women,” Catalyst 9, no. 3 (1983): 2.
  • “Suggested Reading from Evangelical Scholarship,” Catalyst 9, no. 2 (1983): 1, 3.
  • “Thoughts on the Church’s Ministry,” Fragments (1983): 9-13.
  • “Recent Helpful Resources,” Catalyst 10, no. 1 (1983): 3.
  • “Those Wretched Genealogies,” Good News 17, no. 3 (1983): 25-29.
  • “Noteworthy Recent Scholarship,” Catalyst 8, no. 3 (1982) 3.
  • “No Wings, But Lots of Prayer,” Leadership 100 1, no. 4 (1982): 7-8.
    • Reprinted in Fresh Ideas for Discipleship and Nurture (ed. Dean Merril and Marshall Shelley; Waco, Texas: Word, 1984), 118-20.
  • “Lion’s Den or Refiner’s Fire?” Catalyst 8, no. 1 (1981): 4.
  • “Selected Recent Works by Evangelical Scholars,” Catalyst 7, no. 3 (1981): 1, 4.

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