Arthur J. Dewey

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Arthur J. Dewey is an American teacher, writer, translator and commentator with particular distinction as a New Testament scholar and specialist on the Historical Jesus. He is a professor of Theology in the University Scholars honors department at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he began teaching in 1980.[1]

Dewey is co-founder of the Healing Deadly Memories Program, which addresses the "question of anti-Semitism in the New Testament."[2] He has also been involved with the controversial Jesus Seminar, a group of academics dedicated to researching the factual Jesus.


Dewey holds an A.B. from Boston College, an M.Div. from the Weston Jesuit School of Theology, and a Th.D. from Harvard University.

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  1. ^ [1] Archived October 9, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ [2] Archived October 12, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.