While this website offers a forum by which I am able to share and discuss my thinking on various topics that is somewhat “unpolished,” the list below includes some of my work that has appeared in print or been presented at various conferences or meetings.
Old Testament Conceptual Metaphors and the Christology of Luke’s Gospel. Library of New Testament Studies 591. London: Bloomsbury/T&T Clark, 2018.
(with William A. Ross) Septuaginta: A Reader’s Edition. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2018.
How We Got the Bible: Old and New Testament Canon and Text. Christian Pocket Guides. Fearn, Ross-shire: Christian Focus. (Forthcoming in 2018)
Corpus Christologica: Texts and Translations for the Study of Jewish Messianism and Early Christology. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson. (In Process)
Academic Articles and Essays
“Quantifying New Testament Textual Variants: Key Witnesses in Acts and the Catholic Letters.” New Testament Studies (2018). Forthcoming.
“Taking Inventory on the ‘Age of the Minuscules’: Later Manuscripts and the Byzantine Tradition within the Field of Textual Criticism.” Currents in Biblical Research 16/3 (2018): 263–308.
“Dating Myths: When Later Manuscripts Are Better Manuscripts,” in Elijah Hixson and Peter J. Gurry (eds.), Myths and Mistakes: Correcting Common Misconceptions about the Text of the New Testament. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic. Forthcoming.
“Covenant in Johannine Epistles and Revelation,” in Guy Waters, et al. (eds.), An Introduction to Covenant Theology. Wheaton, IL: Crossway. Forthcoming.
“Scriptural Inspiration and the Authorial ‘Original’ Amid Textual Complexity: The Sequences of the Murder–Adultery–Steal Commands as a Case Study.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 61/1 (2018): 47–81. (summary)
“Mapping the Vineyard: Main Lines of Investigation Regarding the Parable of the Tenants in the Synoptics and Thomas.” Currents of Biblical Research 15/1 (2016): 74–122.
“Glory (כבוד / δόξα).” Lexham Theological Wordbook (ed. by John D. Barry; Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2014): 4,200 words. (download)
“The Rejected Stone in the Parable of the Wicked Tenants: Defending the Authenticity of Jesus’ Quotation of Psalm 118:22,” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 56/4 (2013): 733–51. (summary)
Book Reviews in Academic Journals
Osvaldo Padilla, The Acts of the Apostles: Interpretation, History and Theology (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2016). Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 60/1 (2017): 212–215 (download).
Nina Henrichs-Tarasenkova, Luke’s Christology of Divine Identity (Library of New Testament Studies 256; London: T&T Clark, 2016). Journal of Theological Studies 67/1 (2016): 234–236. (download)
Wesley Hill, Paul and the Trinity: Persons, Relations, and the Pauline Letters (Grand Rapids: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2014). Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 58/4 (2015): 846–849. (summary)
Contributions to Popular Journals and Other Media
“15 Things Seminary Teaches Me that My Busy Pastor(ate) Can’t.” The Gospel Coalition, 3 May 2018 (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/15-things-seminary-teaches-busy-pastorate-cant/)
“Marriage is Built to End.” The Gospel Coalition, 5 April 2018 (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/marriage-built-to-end)
“We Three Kings of Orient Aren’t.” The Gospel Coalition, 15 Dec 2017 (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/three-kings-orient-arent)
Translated into Chinese (http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/pSyd6cmuFE_WjphpDKPtoA)
“A Divine Intrusion.” The Deep Well Podcast: Episode 1, November 1, 2017. (link)
“What is the Role of the Law in a Christian’s Life?” RTS Wisdom Wednesday Season Two, September 27, 2017. (link)
“Jesus’ Parables Are Not Heartwarming Sermon Illustrations.” The Gospel Coalition, 7 September 2017 (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/jesus-parables-were-not-heartwarming-sermon-illustrations)
“Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?” Tabletalk Magazine, August 2017 (download).
Translated into Portuguese (http://ministeriofiel.com.br/ artigos/detalhes/1304/E_verdade_que_coisas_ruins_acontecem_a_pessoas_boas)
“No, ‘Saul the Persecutor’ did not become ‘Paul the Apostle,'” The Gospel Coalition, 3 May 2017 (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/no-saul-the-persecutor-did-not-become-paul-the-apostle)
Spanish: “No, ‘Saulo el perseguidor’ no se convirtió en ‘Pablo el apóstol,’” Coalición por el Evangelio, 20 April 2017 (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/coalicion/article/no-saulo-el-perseguidor-no-se-convirtio-en-pablo-el-apostol)
“Ministering with Unveiled Faces.” Ministry & Leadership, Fall 2016. (download)
“How is the Old Testament Important for the Church Today.” RTS Wisdom Wednesday Season One, May 18, 2016. (link)
Conference and Seminar Papers
(With William A. Ross) “Skeuos of the Septuagint: Statistical and Semantic Reflections from the Making of a Reader’s Edition.” IOSCS Program Unit, Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Forthcoming.
(With William A. Ross) “How We Produced Septuaginta: A Reader’s Edition…and What We Learned.” Septuagint Studies Consultation, Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society. Forthcoming.
“‘You Shall Observe His Heel’: Tracing the Greek Tradition-History of Genesis 3:15b.” Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society. Forthcoming.
“Dating Myths: Why Later Manuscripts Can Be Better Manuscripts.” Special Session (“Growing Up in the Ehrman Era: Retrospect & Prospect on Our Text-Critical Apologetic”), Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, 15 November 2017. (More…)
“Off the Beaten Path: Orality, Textuality, and the Inspired Use of Diverse Sources in the Formation of the NT.” New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, and Apocryphal Literature Section, Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, 13 November 2017. (More…)
“The OT Used in the NT: From Excerpta to Testimonia to Midrash and Back Again.” New Testament Graduate Seminar, University of Cambridge. 3 March 2015. (More…)
“One Christology to Rule them All? Paths Forward in NT Christology.” New Testament Graduate Seminar, University of Cambridge. 2 December 2014. (More…)
“Against the Gods: Re-Reading Luke 1:78–79 and 2:30–35 as Implicit Polemic Against Sun Worship.” Gospel of Luke Section at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. San Diego, CA. 26 November 2014. (Handout)
“Metaphor in the New Testament: Catching Up to the Conversation on Contemporary Metaphor Theory.” Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society. San Diego, CA. 22 November 2014. (More…)
“Yahweh Comes in the Side Door: The Temple Theology of Luke.” New Testament Graduate Seminar, University of Cambridge. 4 March 2014. (More…)