Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies
Paul in the Second Century: The Legacy of Paul’s Life, Letters, and Teaching. Edited with Michael F. Bird. LSNTS 412; London: Continuum, 2011.
The ‘Powers’ of Personification: Rhetorical Purpose in the Book of Wisdom and the Letter to the Romans. BZNW 161; Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2008.
“The Voices of Scripture: Citations and Personifications in Paul.” Bulletin for Biblical Research 20.3 (2010), pp. 419-32.
“Locked-Out Lovers: Wisdom of Solomon 1.16 in light of the Paraclausithyron Motif.” Journal for the Study of the Pseudepigrapha, Vol 17. 2007, pp. 21-35.
Entries in Reference Works
Contributor for Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary. Eds. Tremper Longman III, Peter Enns, and Mark Strauss. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, forthcoming, 2012.
Contributor for Devotions on the Greek New Testament. Eds. J. Scott Duvall and Verlyn D. Verbrugge Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2012.
Contributor for Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook. Eds. J. Scott Duvall and J. Daniel Hays. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2011.
“Similes for Suffering: Seneca and the Problem of Evil.” LucidMagazine.com. August 2009.
The Voice New Testament. Contributor. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, 2008.
A number of Book Reviews appear in Bulletin for Biblical Research, European Journal of Theology, Trinity Journal and Themelios.
Paul and Seneca: In Dialogue. Edited with David Briones. New Testament and Ancient Philosophy Series (Leiden: Brill, forthcoming 2015).
“Ethical Exhortations in the Letter to the Hebrews and the Writings of Seneca” in Studies in Hebrews. Edited by David Moffitt (WUNT II; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, forthcoming 2014).
“Reading Romans 6 in Context” in Reading Romans in Context. Edited by John Goodrich (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, forthcoming 2014).
“Salvation and Judgment in the Gospel of Matthew and the Epistle of Barnabas.” A paper to be delivered to the Texts and Traditions in the Second Century session at the Society of Biblical Literature Conference in San Diego, CA, 2014.
“The Apocalyptic Paul and the Stoics” in Paul and the Apocalyptic Imagination. Edited by Ben Blackwell and Jason Maston (Fortress Press: forthcoming, 2016).
Lost Sheep and Gentile Dogs: Particularism and Universalism in the First Gospel. Co-authored with Michael O. Emerson (forthcoming 2016).
Paul and the Greco-Roman Philosophical Tradition. Co-edited with Andrew Pitts. LSNTS; London: Continuum (forthcoming 2016).