John Meade, PhD
Assistant Professor, Old Testament
- PhD, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
- MDiv, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
- BA, Columbia International University
Dr. Meade joined the Phoenix Seminary Faculty in 2012. He currently teaches Hebrew Language and Exegesis and Old Testament Literature. He also teaches elective courses on the Septuagint and Old Testament Theology. Dr. Meade’s research interests include Origen’s Hexapla (www.hexapla.org), the Septuagint, Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible, and Old Testament Theology. He also presents papers at scholarly meetings such as SBL and the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies, where recently he presented a paper at the Congress in Munich, Germany. He serves as a deacon of Adult Education at Trinity Bible Church, where he and his wife also serve as small group leaders.
- Meade, John D. and Peter J. Gentry. “Evaluating Evaluations: the Commentary of Biblia Hebraica Quinta and the Problem of hōlēlōt in Ecclesiastes 1:17,” in Sophia-Paideia. Miscellanea di studi in onore del Prof Don. Mario Cimosa, a cura di Gillian Bonney e Rafael Vicent (Nuova Biblioteca di Sienze Religiose 34). Roma: Libreria Ateneo Salesiano, 2012.
- “The Significance of RA 788 for a Critical Edition of the Hexaplaric Fragments of Job.” (Atlanta: Scholars Press, expected 2014).
- Several forthcoming articles on the Hexapla in The Textual History of the Bible, vol. 1 edited by Armin Lange and Emanuel Tov (Leiden: Brill, expected 2014).
- Book reviews in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society.
- The Evangelical Theological Society
- The International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies
- The Society of Biblical Literature