Marc Zvi Brettler

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Marc Brettler (Marc Zvi Brettler) is an American biblical scholar, and the Dora Golding Professor of Biblical Studies at Brandeis University. He earned his B.A., M.A., and PhD from Brandeis University.

In 2004, Brettler won the National Jewish Book Award for The Jewish Study Bible.[1]


  • The Jewish Annotated New Testament, with Amy-Jill Levine, New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN 0195297709, ISBN 978-0-19-529770-6.
  • How to Read the Jewish Bible, Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society of America, 2005
  • The Jewish Study Bible, 2004
  • The Book of Judges: Old Testament Readings, London: Routledge, 2001.
  • Biblical Hebrew for Students of Modern Hebrew, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.
  • The Creation of History in Ancient Israel, London: Routledge Press, 1995 (paperback 1998).
  • "God is King: Understanding an Israelite Metaphor", Volume 76 of Journal for the Study of the Old Testament: Supplement Series. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1989


  1. ^ Korkmazsky, Marina (8 November 2004). "NEJS profs. win Jewish book award". The Justice.