Revd Dan York
M.Div., Biblical and Theological Studies, highest honours, Westminster Seminary California, 2016.
B.A., Mathematics, Philosophy minor, magna cum laude, Eastern Washington University, 2011.
My project attempts to use the category of blessing as a heuristic to understand the relationship between the patriarchs and the nations throughout the book of Genesis. While it does not eschew modern historical-critical methods, it draws theologically upon early Jewish and patristic literature and methods. The goal is to contribute to Christian readings of the text that recognise a priority and an abiding position of Israel among the nations within God’s economy.
Supervisor: Professor R. W. L. Moberly
- Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
- New Testament
- Theological Hermeneutics
- Early Rabbinics