Jonathan T. Pennington

Associate Professor of New Testament Interpretation (2005); Director of Research Doctoral Studies

Pennington comes to us from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland where he completed a Ph.D. in New Testament Studies. Along with numerous articles, Pennington has produced works on both Greek and Hebrew vocabulary, in addition to the book, Heaven and Earth In the Gospel of Matthew. His research interests include the Gospels, the history of interpretation, hermeneutics, and the theological interpretation of Scripture. He is currently writing a book on how to study the Gospels and the Pillar NT Commentary on Matthew.

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B.A., Northern Illinois University; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., University of St. Andrews, Scotland