Josh Stigall, PhD

Director of Continuing and Distance EducationAssistant Professor of New Testament Faculty of Arts and Science

Education

B.A., Briercrest College M.Div., Briercrest Seminary Ph.D. Baylor University

Specialization

He is especially interested in study of the Parables and the Catholic Epistles, particularly 1 Peter, 2 Peter, and Jude. More recenlty, Josh has begun work on the theology of technology for study of the biblcal texts and the practice of faith.

Biography

Josh is Assistant Professor of New Testament and also serves as the Director of Continuing and Distance Education at Briercrest. Prior to his graduate studies he served as Associate Pastor of Student Ministries at First Baptist Church in Fairfield, California, near his hometown. He and his wife, Laura, have been married since 1998. They have two active boys who keep the family on their toes.

Research

Josh’s research interests in New Testament Greek linguistics, Greco-Roman rhetoric and literature, and theological interpretation of Scripture.

Publications

Luke: A Handbook on the Greek Text (Baylor University Press, 2010) with Marty Culy and Mike Parsons. Many articles in Christian Scholars Review and Perspectives in Religious Studies. Articles in Review & Expositor and Torah Ethics and Early Christianity (Baker Academic) In addition to these publications, Josh has written a number of book reviews and entries in scholarly encyclopedias.