Norman Beck

Norman

Department of Theology, Philosophy, Classical Lang

Professor, Theology

Contact

Norman Beck
Langner Hall

Phone: 830-372-6066

EMAIL


Education

Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey
Ph.D. Biblical Studies: New Testament

Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio
B.D. Biblical Studies: Old Testament

Capital University, Columbus, Ohio
B.A. Comprehensive Social Science: Political Science

Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio
D.D. (Honorary)

Recognitions

Poehlmann Professor of Theology and Classical Languages

Presentations

Moderator of Dialogue and Panel Discussion, "Islam: Beyond Stereotypes," Texas Lutheran University, October 8, 2013

"Every Human Being Is Religious," Texas Lutheran University Hettinger Lectures Series Webinar, October 16, 2013

"Secretly Coded Messages in Our Biblical Texts," Bluebonnet Conference of the Southwestern Texas Synod of the ELCA "Equipping the Saints" event, Trinity Lutheran Church, Victoria, Texas, February 1, 2014

"Blessed to Be a Blessing to Each Other: Jews, Muslims, and Christians as Children of Abraham in the Middle East," Bluebonnet Conference of the Southwestern Texas Synod of the ELCA "Equipping the Saints" event, Trinity Lutheran Church, Victoria, Texas, February 1, 2014

Publications

"Appropriate Christian Responses to the 'Teaching of Contempt' for Jews in the New Testament," in RELIGION IN LEGAL THOUGHT AND PRACTIVE, ed. by Howard Lesnick, New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2010, pp. 536-538.

ANTI-ROMAN CRYPTOGRAMS IN THE NEW TESTAMENT: HIDDEN TRANSCRIPTS OF HOPE AND LIBERATION (Revised Edition) New York, NY: Peter Lang (Studies in Biblical Literature 127), 2010.

LECTIONARY SCRIPTURE NOTES: BACKGROUND BRIEFS ON LECTIONARY TEXTS (CYCLE A), Lima, Ohio: CSS Publishing Company, 2010.

BLESSED TO BE A BLESSING TO EACH OTHER: JEWS, MUSLIMS, AND CHRISTIANS AS CHILDREN OF ABRAHAM IN THE MIDDLE EAST (Second Edition), Lima, Ohio: Fairway Press, 2010.

LECTIONARY SCRIPTURE NOTES: BACKGROUND BRIEFS ON LECTIONARY TEXTS (CYCLE B), Lima, Ohio: CSS Publishing Company, 2011.

"Change and Abide," FAITH & REASON: THE TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY THEOLOGY AND PHILOSOPHY NEWSLETTER 15:1 (2011), 3-4.

LECTIONARY SCRIPTURE NOTES: BACKGROUND BRIEFS ON LECTIONARY TEXTS (CYCLE C), Lima, Ohio: CSS Publishing Company, 2012.