Faculty Directory

Christopher R. Matthews

Research Professor

Selected Courses

Fall 2018

Seminar in Current New Testament Scholarship

Spring 2019

1 Corinthians

Other Courses

Acts of the Apostles
Gospel of Luke
Introducation to the New Testament
Later Pauline Writings

Selected Publications

Introduction and Notes on the Acts of the Apostles. Pages 1955-2007 in The New Oxford Annotated Bible: New Revised Standard Version with the Apocrypha. An Ecumenical Study Bible. 5th edition. Edited by Michael D. Coogan. Oxford/New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.

“Kreuzformiger Adler und leuchtendes Siegel (Sturmstillung und sprechender Adler). ActPhil 3,5-19.” Pages 927-34 in Die Wunder der Apostel. Vol. 2 of Kompendium der frühchristlichen Wundererzählungen. Edited by Ruben Zimmermann. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus, 2017.

“Ein veganes Evangelium fur Tiere (Bekehrung des Leoparden und der jungen Ziege). ActPhil 8,16-21.” Pages 953-58 in Die Wunder der Apostel. Vol. 2 of Kompendium der frühchristlichen Wundererzählungen.

“Heilkraftige Schmiere (Wunder in Opheorymos. Die Heilung des blinden Stachys mit Mariamnes Speichel). ActPhil 14,1-7.” Pages 959-65 in Die Wunder der Apostel. Vol. 2 of Kompendium der frühchristlichen Wundererzählungen.

“Markan Grapplings?” Pages 169-80 in Redescribing the Gospel of Mark. Edited by Barry S. Crawford and Merrill P. Miller. Early Christianity and Its Literature 22. Atlanta: SBL. 2017.

Biblical Essays in Honor of Daniel J. Harrington, SJ, and Richard J. Clifford, SJ: Opportunity for No Little Instruction (editor with Christopher G. Frechette and Thomas D. Stegman). New York/Mahwah, NJ: Paulist, 2014. Author of the essay: “Acts 28—Game Over?: Isaiah, Baseball, Jews, and Luke,” pp. 190-206.

“Peter’s Daughter—Daddy Dearest?” Pages 319-28 in “The One Who Sows Bountifully”: Essays in Honor of Stanley K. Stowers. Edited by Caroline Johnson Hodge, Saul M. Olyan, Daniel Ullucci, and Emma Wasserman. Brown Judaic Studies 356. Providence: Brown Judaic Studies, 2013.

“‘We Had Hoped That He Was the One to Redeem Israel’: The Fragility of Hope in Luke-Acts.” Pages 57-69 in Hope: Promise, Possibility, and Fulfillment. Edited by Richard Lennan and Nancy Pineda-Madrid. New York/Mahwah, NJ: Paulist, 2013.

The Acts of Philip: A New Translation (with Françios Bovon). Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2012.

Encountering Jesus in the Scriptures (editor with Daniel J. Harrington). New York/Mahwah, NJ: Paulist, 2012. Author of the essay: “Apocryphal Gospels: Early Christian Piety and the Legendary Jesus,” pp. 80-88.

“Acts of the Apostles.” Vol. 1, pages 11-26 in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible. Edited by Michael D. Coogan. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.