Stanley E. Porter

President, Dean, and Professor or New Testament at McMaster Divinity College

B.A. Point Loma College
M.A. Claremont Graduate School
M.A. Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Ph.D. University of Sheffield

Author of the forthcoming Evangelical Exegetical Commentary volume on Luke, available on June 1, 2016.

About Stanley E. Porter

Stanley E. Porter is President, Dean, and Professor of New Testament at McMaster Divinity College. He was also Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Trinity Western University and has taught at the Canadian Baptist Seminary, Biola University, Talbot School of Theology, and other institutions. He is Senior Academic Editor at Sheffield Academic Press, and an editorial consultant for Baker, Eerdmans, Paternoster, InterVarsity Press, and other publishers of biblical and theological works. He is a contributor to OpenText.org and the Linguistics Institute of Ancient and Biblical Greek.

Porter is the author of numerous books and articles. His most recent include Verbal Aspect in the Greek of the New Testament, Idioms of the Greek New Testament, Katallavssw in Ancient Greek Literature, with Reference to the Pauline Writings, New Testament Introduction, Studies in the Greek New Testament: Theory and Practice, The Grammarian’s Rebirth: Dead Languages and Live Issues in Current Biblical Study, An Annotated Bibliography of 1 and 2 Thessalonians, The Paul of Acts: Essays in Literary Criticism, Rhetoric, and Theology, The Criteria for Authenticity in Historical-Jesus Research: Previous Discussion and New Proposals, Early Christianity and Its Sacred Literature, and New Testament Greek Papyri and Parchments: New Editions.

He has also edited numerous works, including Biblical Greek Language and Linguistics: Open Questions in Current Research (co-edited with D.A. Carson), Discourse Analysis and Other Topics in Biblical Greek (co-editor D.A. Carson), The Pauline Writings: A Sheffield Reader (co-editor with Craig A. Evans), Images of Christ: Ancient and Modern (co-editor with Michael A. Hayes and David Tombs), Handbook to Exegesis of the New Testament, Translating the Bible: Problems and Prospects, Christian–Jewish Relations through the Centuries (co-editor with Brook W.R. Pearson), Dictionary of New Testament Background (co-editor with Craig A. Evans), Reading the Gospels Today, Hearing the Old Testament through the New: The Use of the Old Testament in the New Testament, and Dictionary of Biblical Criticism and Interpretation.

About the EEC

Stanley E. Porter's forthcoming volume on Luke will appear in the Evangelical Exegetical Commentary, a groundbreaking commentary series on the entire Bible. The EEC incorporates the latest critical biblical scholarship, and it is written from a distinctly evangelical perspective. The publication of the EEC by Logos Bible Software marks the first time a major Bible commentary series has been published first in digital form. Learn more...

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