Article Contributors

The following is the list of the articles included in the ESV Study Bible. The title of the article is listed first, followed by the author.
Introduction: A User’s Guide to the ESV Study Bible
Lane T. Dennis
PhD, Northwestern University
President, Crossway

Wayne Grudem
PhD, University of Cambridge
Research Professor of Bible and Theology, Phoenix Seminary
How to Interpret the Bible
Daniel Doriani
PhD, Westminster Theological Seminary
Senior Pastor, Central Presbyterian Church (St. Louis, MO)
Overview of the Bible (Survey of the History of Salvation)
Vern Poythress
DTheol, University of Stellenbosch (South Africa)
Professor of New Testament Interpretation, Westminster Theological Seminary
Reading the Bible Theologically
J. I. Packer
DPhil, University of Oxford
Board of Governors’ Professor of Theology, Regent College (Vancouver, Canada)
Reading the Bible as Literature
Leland Ryken
PhD, University of Oregon
Professor of English, Wheaton College
Reading the Bible for Application
David Powlison
PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Counselor, Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation; Adjunct Professor, Westminster Theological Seminary
Reading the Bible, Prayer, and Communion with God
John Piper
DTheol, University of Munich
Pastor for Preaching and Vision, Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, MN
Reading the Bible with the Church

John Hannah
PhD, University of Texas at Dallas
Research Professor of Theological Studies; Distinguished Professor of Historical Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary
The Bible’s Use in Preaching and Public Worship
R. Kent Hughes
DMin, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Senior Pastor Emeritus, College Church (Wheaton, IL)
God’s Plan for Salvation
Mark Dever
PhD, University of Cambridge
Senior Pastor, Capitol Hill Baptist Church (Washington, DC)
The Theology of the Old Testament

C. John Collins
PhD, University of Liverpool
Professor and Chair of the Old Testament Department, Covenant Theological Seminary
Introduction to the Pentateuch
Gordon Wenham
PhD, King’s College, University of London
Adjunct Professor, Trinity College (Bristol)
Introduction to the Historical Books
David M. Howard Jr.
PhD, The University of Michigan
Professor of Old Testament, Bethel Seminary (St. Paul, MN)
Introduction to the Poetic and Wisdom Literature
David J. Reimer
DPhil, University of Oxford
Senior Lecturer in Hebrew and Old Testament Studies, The University of Edinburgh School of Divinity, New College
Introduction to the Prophetic Books
Paul House
PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Associate Dean and Professor of Divinity, Beeson Divinity School, Samford University
The Time Between the Testaments
J. Julius Scott Jr.
PhD, University of Manchester
Jewish Groups at the Time of the New Testament
John DelHousaye
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary
Assistant Professor of New Testament, Phoenix Seminary
The Roman Empire and the Greco-Roman World at the Time of the New Testament
David W. Chapman
PhD, University of Cambridge
Associate Professor of New Testament and Biblical Archaeology, Covenant Theological Seminary

The Theology of the New Testament
Tom Schreiner
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary
James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Reading the Gospels and Acts
Darrell Bock
PhD, University of Aberdeen
Research Professor of New Testament Studies; Professor of Spiritual Development and Culture, Dallas Theological Seminary

Reading the Epistles
Thomas R. Schreiner
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary
James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
The Canon of the Old Testament
Roger Beckwith
DD (Lambeth), University of Oxford
The Canon of the New Testament
Charles E. Hill
PhD, University of Cambridge
Professor of New Testament, Reformed Theological Seminary (Orlando, FL)
The Septuagint
Peter Gentry
PhD, University of Toronto
Professor of Old Testament Interpretation, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
The Apocrypha
Roger Beckwith
DD (Lambeth), University of Oxford
The Reliability of the Old Testament Manuscripts
Paul D. Wegner
PhD, University of London
Professor of Old Testament, Phoenix Seminary
The Reliability of the New Testament Manuscripts
Daniel B. Wallace
PhD, Dallas Theological Seminary
Professor of New Testament Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary; Director, The Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts
Archaeology, Ancient History, and the Reliability of the Old Testament
John Currid
PhD, University of Chicago
Carl W. McMurray Professor of Old Testament, Reformed Theological Seminary (Charlotte, NC)
Archaeology, Ancient History, and the Reliability of the New Testament
David W. Chapman
PhD, University of Cambridge
Associate Professor of New Testament and Biblical Archaeology, Covenant Theological Seminary
The Original Languages of the Bible: Hebrew and Aramaic
Peter J. Williams
PhD, University of Cambridge
Warden, Tyndale House (Cambridge)
The Original Languages of the Bible: Greek
David Alan Black
DTheol, University of Basel, Switzerland
Professor of New Testament and Greek, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
How the New Testament Quotes and Interprets the Old Testament
C. John Collins
PhD, University of Liverpool
Professor and Chair of the Old Testament Department, Covenant Theological Seminary
Overview of Biblical Ethics (12 Articles)
Wayne Grudem
PhD, University of Cambridge
Research Professor of Bible and Theology, Phoenix Seminary

Daniel R. Heimbach
PhD, Drew University
Professor of Christian Ethics, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

C. Ben Mitchell
PhD, University of Tennessee
Associate Professor of Bioethics and Contemporary Culture, Trinity International University

Craig Mitchell
PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Assistant Professor of Ethics, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Overview of Theology (13 Articles)
Erik Thoennes
PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Associate Professor of Biblical Studies and Theology, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University
The Bible and Contemporary Judaism
Marvin R. Wilson
PhD, Brandeis University
The Bible and Islam
Timothy Tennent
PhD, University of Edinburgh
Professor of World Missions and Indian Studies; Director of Missions Programs, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies, Gordon College
The Bible and Other Religions
Harold Netland
PhD, Claremont Graduate School
Professor of Philosophy of Religion and Intercultural Studies; Naomi A. Fausch Chair of Missions, Trinity International University
The Bible and Religious Cults
Ron Rhodes
ThD, Dallas Theological Seminary
President, Reasoning from the Scriptures Ministries
Roman Catholicism
Gregg R. Allison
PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Associate Professor of Christian Theology, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Eastern Orthodoxy
Robert Letham
PhD, University of Aberdeen
Lecturer, Wales Evangelical School of Theology
Liberal Protestantism
Bruce Ware
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary
Professor of Christian Theology, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Evangelical Protestantism
Bruce Ware
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary
Professor of Christian Theology, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Evangelical Protestantism and Global Christianity
Harold Netland
PhD, Claremont Graduate School
Professor of Philosophy of Religion and Intercultural Studies; Naomi A. Fausch Chair of Missions, Trinity International University

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