Faculty Directory

Angela Kim Harkins

Professor of New Testament

Professor Ordinaria

Selected Courses

  • Introduction to the New Testament
  • Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Synoptic Gospels
  • Gospel of Mark
  • Gospel of Matthew
  • John: Gospel and Letters
  • Letter to the Hebrews
  • Book of Daniel
  • Seminar: Apocalypses: Visions and Otherworldly Journeys
  • Seminar: Prayer and Ritual
  • Seminar: Second Temple Judaism
  • Seminar: Disease, Illness, and Chronic Pain in the Biblical World
  • Summer Intensive: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

Selected Publications

2023: An Embodied Reading of the Shepherd of Hermas: The Book of Visions and its Role in Moral Formation. Studies in Ancient Religion & Culture. Sheffield: Equinox, 2023.

2022: Experiencing the Shepherd of Hermas. Edited by Angela Kim Harkins and Harry O. Maier. Ekstasis 10. Berlin: De Gruyter.

2022: Experiencing Presence in the Second Temple Period: Revised and Updated Essays. Contributions to Biblical Exegesis and Theology Series 111. Leuven: Peeters Press.

2021: Selected Studies on Deuterocanonical Prayers. Edited by Angela Kim Harkins and Barbara Schmitz. Contributions to Biblical Exegesis and Theology Series 103. Leuven: Peeters Press.

2015: Religious Experience and the Dead Sea Scrolls. Edited by Angela Kim Harkins and Mladen Popović. Dead Sea Discoveries 22.3.

2014: The Watchers in Jewish and Christian Traditions. Edited by Angela Kim Harkins, Kelley Coblentz Bautch, John Endres, S. J. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

2014: The Fallen Angels Traditions: Second Temple Developments and Reception History. Edited by Angela Kim Harkins, Kelley Coblentz Bautch and John Endres, S.J. CBQMS 53. Washington, D.C.: The Catholic Biblical Association.

2012: A Teacher for All Generations: Essays in Honor of James C. VanderKam. 2 Vols. General Ed, Eric F. Mason; Vol. 1 edited by Samuel Thomas, Alison Schofield, and Eugene C. Ulrich; Vol. 2 edited by Kelley Coblentz Bautch, Angela Kim Harkins and Daniel Machiela. Supplements to the Journal for the Study of Judaism 153.2. Leiden: Brill.

2012: Reading with an ‘I’ to the Heavens: Looking at the Qumran Hodayot through the Lens of Visionary Traditions. Ekstasis: Religious Experience from Antiquity to the Medieval Period 3; Berlin: De Gruyter Press. Paperback edition was published by de Gruyter in 2018.