Daniel J. Harrington, S.J.
professor of new testament
Office Phone: 617-552-6519
School of Theology and Ministry
140 Commonwealth Ave.
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Areas of Interest:
Include the interpretation of the Bible in antiquity and today, Second Temple Judaism, the Dead Sea scrolls, biblical theology, biblical languages, the Synoptic Gospel, Pauline theology, and the book of Revelation.
A member of the Society of Jesus, Fr. Harrington has served as editor of New Testament Abstracts since 1972. He also edited the eighteen-volume Sacra Pagina series of New Testament Commentaries for Liturgical Press and wrote “The Word “ column for America magazine for three years. He is a pastoral associate at St.Agnes in Arlington and at St. Peter’s in Cambridge, and lives with the Faber Jesuit community on Foster St.
TM 535- Wisdom Literature
TM 541- The Gospel of Matthew
TM 573- Intermediate Greek
TM 540- Introduction to the New Testament
TM 861- Jesus and Hermeneutics
TM 862- Post- Exilic Old Testament Books
TM 863- Biblical Aramaic
Historical Dictionary of Jesus (Scarecrow, 2010)
Jesus the Revelation of the Father’s Love (Our Sunday Visitor, 2010)
Meeting St. Matthew Today (Loyola Press, 2010)
Paul and Virtue Ethics (with Keenan, S.J.; Rowman & Littlefield)
Meeting St. Luke Today (Loyola Press, 2009)
THE SYNOPTIC GOSPELS SET FREE: PREACHING WITHOUT ANTI-JUDAISM (New York: Paulist Press, 2009).
JESUS AND PRAYER: WHAT THE NEW TESTAMENT TEACHES US (Ijamsville, Maryland: Word-Among-Us Press, 2009)
Why Do We Suffer? A Scriptural Approach to the Human Condition (Franklin, WI: Sheed & Ward, 2000).
The Church According to the New Testament (Franklin, WI: Sheed & Ward, 2001).
The Gospel of Mark (with John Donahue) (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2002).
Jesus and Virtue Ethics (with James Keenan) (Chicago: Sheed & Ward, 2002).
1 Peter, Jude, and 2 Peter (with Donald Senior) (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2003).
What Are They Saying About Mark? (New York: Paulist, 2004).
What Are They Saying About the Letter to the Hebrews (New York: Paulist, 2005).
Jesus Ben Sira of Jerusalem: A Biblical Guide to Living Wisely (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2005).
How Do Catholics Read the Bible? (Lanham, MD: Sheed & Ward/Rowman & Littlefield, 2005).
The Letter to the Hebrews (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2006).
What Are We Hoping For? New Testament Images (Liturgical Press, 2006).
Jesus: A Historical Portrait (Cincinnati: St. Anthony Messenger, 2007).
Why Do We Hope? Images in the Psalms (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2008).
Meeting St. Paul Today (Chicago: Loyola Press, 2008).