Jacob Jervell

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Jacob Stephan Jervell (21 May 1925 – 2 March 2014) was a Norwegian theologian, professor emeritus, author and priest.

He was a prorector at the University of Oslo from 1977 to 1980.[1][2] Jervell was a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.[3] He was a visiting professor at Yale and Århus.

He died on 2 March 2014 from natural causes.[4] His wife died only four weeks later.[5]


  1. ^ Jacob Stephan Jervell in Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian)
  2. ^ Jacob Jervell – utdypning in Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian)
  3. ^ "Gruppe 8: Religionsvitenskap og teologi" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. Retrieved 9 January 2011. 
  4. ^ Jacob Jervell er død, Verdens Gang (2 March 2014)
  5. ^ Norderval, Øyvind (3 April 2014). "Kari Lange Jervell". Aftenposten (in Norwegian).