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James Prothro

Subject area and speciality

New Testament specialists:

Both Judge and Justifier: The Use and Function of Biblical Legal Language in Paul's Theology of Justification

Key Publications

'Who is "of Christ"? A Grammatical and Theological Reconsideration of 1 Cor 1.12'. New Testament Studies 60 (2014): 250-265.

'Rhetorical Questions in Romans 3 and 10: A Critique of Douglas Campbell's Rereading', Early Christianity 6 (2015): 220-29.

'The Strange Case of Δικαιόω: The Oddity and Origins of Paul's Talk of Justification', Zeitschrift für die Neutestamentliche Wissenschaft 107 (2016): 48-69. 

'An Unhelpful Label: Reading the "Lutheran" Reading of Paul', Journal for the Study of the New Testament (forthcoming).


Other Publications

Erik H. Herrmann and James B. Prothro. 'Philip Melanchthon’s Poem to Martin Luther.' Concordia Journal 36/2 (2010): 97-101.

Review of Preston M. Sprinkle.  Paul and Judaism Revisited, Journal of Semitic Studies 60/1 (2015): 280.

'Distance, Tolerance, and Honor: Six Theses on Romans 13:1-7', Concordia Journal (accepted for publication).

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Festival of Ideas - Debating Philosophy of Religion

Oct 19, 2016

Workshop for students in Years 11,12, and 13: Saturday 22 November, 11am-1pm.

Vacancy: Fixed Term Research Associate in Theology and Science

Oct 12, 2016

The Faculty of Divinity of the University of Cambridge wishes to appoint a Research Associate to this project on Theology and Science.

Festival of Ideas - The New Cambridge Mosque Panel Discussion

Oct 07, 2016

As part of the Cambridge Festival of Ideas, Cambridge Inter-faith Programme is a hosting a panel discussion event on Saturday 22nd October.

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