Dr. Jon L. Berquist

Jon.Berquist

Visiting Professor of Old Testament

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

jberquist@sfts.edu | 909.624.0712

Classes:
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.