Gregory Beale

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Gregory K Beale
Born 1949 (age 64–65)
Dallas, Texas
Residence Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Occupation Theologian, professor
Years active 1976-
Notable work(s) The Book of Revelation: A Commentary on the Greek Text, A New Testament Biblical Theology: The Unfolding of the Old Testament in the New
Theological work
Era Late 20th and Early 21st Centuries
Tradition or movement Evangelical, Reformed, Orthodox Presbyterian
Main interests Old Testament in the New, Biblical hermeneutics

Gregory K. Beale (born 1949 in Dallas, Texas) (also known as G. K. Beale) is a biblical scholar, currently a Professor of New Testament and Biblical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary.[1] He is an ordained minister in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church.[citation needed] He has made a number of contributions to conservative Biblical hermeneutics, particularly in the area of the use of the Old Testament in the New Testament. He served as the president of the Evangelical Theological Society in 2004. In 2013, he was elected by Westminster Theological Seminary to be the first occupant of the J. Gresham Machen Chair of New Testament.[2] At his inauguration he delivered an address titled The Cognitive Peripheral Vision of Biblical Writers.[3]

Positions Held[edit]

Works Published[edit]

  • Handbook on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament: Exegesis And Interpretation (2012)
  • A New Testament Biblical Theology: The Unfolding of the Old Testament in the New (2011)
  • We Become What We Worship: A Biblical Theology of Idolatry (2008)
  • The Erosion of Inerrancy in Evangelicalism: Responding to New Challenges to Biblical Authority (2008)
  • Commentary on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament Editor, with D.A. Carson (2007)
  • The Temple and the Church's Mission: A Biblical Theology of the Dwelling Place of God (2004)
  • 1-2 Thessalonians IVP New Testament Commentary Series (2003)
  • The Book of Revelation: A Commentary on the Greek Text – New International Greek Testament Commentary Series (1999)
  • The Right Doctrine from the Wrong Texts?: Essays on the Use of the Old Testament in the New (1994)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gregory K. Beale, retrieved 2014-01-23 
  2. ^ "Machen Chair Inauguration". Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  3. ^ "Recap of Beale Inauguration". Retrieved 2014-01-23.