Dr. Christopher Ocker

Ocker

Professor of Church History

Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary

cocker@sfts.edu | 415.451.2876

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Christopher Ocker is a historian of Christianity with special interests in the history of the interpretation of the Bible, the medieval background to the Reformation, religious conflict, and interfaith theology.

Classes:

Christianity from Jewish Sect to Colonial Religion, the Muilenburg-Koenig History of Religion Seminar, Religionless Christianity, Reformations

Publications:

Biblical Poetics Before Humanism and Reformation

Church Robbers and Reformers in Germany, 1525-1547

Politics and Reformations: Histories and Reformations

Politics and Reformations: Communities, Polities, Nations, and Empires

Journal of the Bible and its Reception

Research:

Reformation, History of Christianity, Interfaith Relations and Theology