Contributors

Meet Bible Odyssey Website contributors and find out more about their research and publications.

Contributors starting with 'O'

  • Gail O

    Gail O'Day Dean and Professor,  Wake Forest University

    Gail O'Day is dean and professor of New Testament and preaching at Wake Forest University School of Divinity. Her research focuses on the Gospel of John, the Bible and preaching, and the history of biblical interpretation. She is the author of Preaching the Revised Common Lectionary: A Guide (Abingdon, 2007) and is editor or coeditor of several volumes, including The Theological Bible Commentary (Westminster John Knox, 2009).

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  • Peter Oakes

    Peter Oakes Lecturer,  University of Manchester

    Peter Oakes is Greenwood Senior Lecturer in the New Testament at the University of Manchester, UK. He is author of Philippians: From People to Letter (Cambridge University Press, 2001, 2007) and Reading Romans in Pompeii: Paul’s Letter at Ground Level (SPCK/Fortress, 2009).

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  • Julia M. O’Brien

    Julia M. O’Brien Professor,  Lancaster Theological Seminary

    Julia M. O’Brien is Paul H. and Grace L. Stern Professor of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament at Lancaster Theological Seminary in Lancaster, PA. Specializing in prophetic literature, she currently serves as editor in chief of the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Gender Studies and is completing a feminist commentary on Micah. Her publications include Challenging Prophetic Metaphor: Theology and Ideology in the Prophets (Westminster John Knox, 2008) and Nahum (Sheffield Phoenix, 2009).

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  • Eric M. Orlin

    Eric M. Orlin Professor,  University of Puget Sound

    Eric M. Orlin is professor of classics at the University of Puget Sound, teaching courses on Roman history and religion. He is the author of Temples, Religion and Politics in the Roman Republic (1997) and Foreign Cults in Rome: Creating a Roman Empire (2010), in addition to articles on religion during the Roman republic and the age of Augustus. He is currently serving as general editor for the Routledge Dictionary of Ancient Mediterranean Religions.

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