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Name  Leo Perdue

Role  Author
Leo G. Perdue https0academiaphotoscom545282940475794722

Books  Reconstructing Old Testamen, The Sword and the Stylus, Wisdom & creation, Wisdom Literature: A Theolo, Biblical Theology: Introducin

Leo G. Perdue is "one of the leading international scholars in the field of biblical wisdom" and "Dean and Professor of Hebrew Bible at Brite Divinity School", Fort Worth, Texas and editor for The Library of Biblical Theology at Abingdon Press and Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht's Library of Wisdom.


Leo Garrett Perdue is a First American (Chickasaw Nation) born in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. Perdue is author of several books, monographs and commentaries.


  • Proverbs: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching (Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching & Preaching)
  • The Sword and the Stylus: An Introduction to Wisdom in the Age of Empires
  • Reconstructing Old Testament Theology: After the Collapse of History (Overtures to Biblical Theology)
  • Wisdom Literature: A Theological History
  • Edited copies

  • Biblical Theology: Introducing the Conversation (Library of Biblical Theology) (Perdue/Morgan/Sommer)
  • Articles and essays

  • Perdue, Leo G. "Ben Sira and the Prophets." In Intertextual Studies in Ben Sira and Tobit: Essays in Honor of Alexander A. Di Lella, O.F.M., edited by Jeremy Corley and Vincent T. M. Skemp, 132-154. Washington, DC: Catholic Biblical Association of America, 2005.
  • References

    Leo G. Perdue Wikipedia