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Department of Theology and Religion


Emeritus Professor James D.G. Dunn

Emeritus Lightfoot Professor of Divinity in the Department of Theology and Religion

Research Interests

  • Christian origins
  • Jewish/Christian relations
  • New Testament exegesis and theology
  • Use of the Bible


  • Dunn JDG (1998). 'Paul: Apostate or Apostle of Israel?'. Zeitschrift fur die neutestamentlich Wissenschaft 89 256-271
  • Dunn JDG (1998). The Theology of Paul the Apostle. Eerdmans:Grand Rapids/T & T Clark: Edinburgh xxxvi+808
  • Dunn JDG (1996). The Acts of the Apostles. Epworth Commentaries; Peterborough: Epworth/Narrative Commentaries, Valley Forge, PA: Trinity Press International xxxvi+357
  • Dunn JDG (1996). The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon. New International Greek Testament Commentary; Eerdmans: Grand Rapids; Paternoster xvii+388

Essays in edited volumes

  • Dunn, J. D. G. (2005). Q1 as oral tradition. In The written gospel. Bockmuehl, M. & Hagner, D. A. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 45-69.


Journal papers: academic

Media Contacts

Available for media contact about:

  • Religion: Christian origins
  • Religion: New Testament
  • Religion: Jesus
  • Religion: Paul
  • Religion: use of New Testament today
  • Religion: Christianity in society