Rev. Jon L. Berquist, Ph.D.

Visiting Professor of Old Testament
Graduate School of Theology

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Education

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Contact

P: 909.624.0712
E: jberquist@sfts.edu
E: jon_berquist@redlands.edu

Courses Taught

Bible and Immigration

Theologies of Genesis; Sociological Methods for Biblical Studies

Postcolonial Theory and Biblical Interpretation

History of Israel

Postexilic Literature

Old Testament Theology

Sex and Family in Ancient Israel

Disciples History and Polity

Publications

Douglas A. Knight (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies), Editor Bloomsbury T&T Clark; Reprint edition (April 24, 2014)

Focusing Biblical Studies: The Crucial Nature of the Persian and Hellenistic Periods: Essays in Honor of Constructions of Space II: The Biblical City and Other

Imagined Spaces (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies), editor Bloomsbury T&T Clark; 1 edition (October 15, 2008)

Approaching Yehud: New Approaches to the Study of the Persian Period, editor (SBL, 2007)

Surprises By The River: The Prophecy of Ezekiel Wipf & Stock Pub; Reprint edition (March 15, 2006)

Ancient Wine, New Wineskins: The Lord’s Supper in Old Testament Perspective Wipf & Stock Pub (March 15, 2006),

Reclaiming Her Story: The Witness of Women in the Old Testament, Wipf & Stock Pub (January 9, 2006)

Judaism in Persia’s Shadow: A Social and Historical Approach (Fortress Press, 1995; Wipf & Stock, 2003)

Controlling Corporeality: The Body and Household in Ancient Israel (Rutgers University Press, 2002)

Constructions of Space II: The Biblical City and Other Imagined Spaces (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies), co-editor (T. & T. Clark, 2008)

Incarnation (Understanding Biblical Themes) (Chalice Press, 2000)

Focusing Biblical Studies: The Crucial Nature of the Persian and Hellenistic Periods: Essays in Honor of Douglas A. Knight (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies), Co-Editor (T. & T. Clark, 2012)

Strike Terror No More: Theology, Ethics, and the New War, editor (Chalice Press, 2002)

ABCs of the Bible. Faith Crossings (Christian Board of Publication, 1998)

Constructions of Space I: Theory, Geography, and Narrative (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies), co-editor (T. & T. Clark, 2007)

Research

Persian period and postexilic studies, biblical theology, gender and family in the Bible, critical geography, biblical cities, sociological methods, postcolonial interpretation.