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Nationality  English
Language  English
Name  R. L.

R. W. L. Moberly httpswwwduracukimagestheologyreligionsta

Born  26 March 1952 (age 63) (1952-03-26)
Occupation  Professor of Theology and Biblical Interpretation at Durham University
Notable work  The Bible, Theology, and Faith: A Study of Abraham and Jesus. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000)The Theology of the Book of Genesis. (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009)Old Testament Theology: Reading the Hebrew Bible as Christian Scripture. (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013)
Main interests  Biblical hermeneutics, Biblical Theology, Spirituality
Education  PhD, University of Cambridge
Books  The Theology of the Bo, Prophecy and Discernment, The Bible - Theology - and Faith, At the Mountain of God, The Old Testament of the Old

A christian approach to the hebrew bible r w l moberly old testament theology

R. W. (Walter) L. Moberly (born 26 March 1952) (PhD, University of Cambridge) is an English theologian and professor of theology and biblical interpretation at Durham University.


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He was awarded an M.A. at Oxford and both an M.A., Ph.D. Cambridge, UK. He is also an ordained priest in the Church of England.

Walter Moberly is the great nephew of Professor Sir Walter Hamilton Moberly. Like his great uncle he was educated at Winchester College and at New College, Oxford.

Reshaping the Agenda for Old Testament Scholarship. -- R. W. L. Moberly -- "Old Testament Theology".


  • Moberly, R. W. L. (1983). At the Mountain of God: Story and Theology in Exodus 32-34. Sheffield: JSOT Press. 
  • ——— (1992). The Old Testament of the Old Testament: Patriarchal Narratives and Mosaic Yahwism. Minneapolis: Fortress Press. ISBN 978-0-800-61561-1. 
  • ——— (1992). Genesis 12-50. Sheffield: JSOT Press. 
  • ——— (1992). From Eden to Golgotha: Essays in Biblical Theology. Atlanta: Scholars Press. 
  • ——— (2000). The Bible, Theology, and Faith: A Study of Abraham and Jesus. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-0-521-77222-8. 
  • ———; Rogerson, John W. (2001). Genesis and Exodus: with an Introduction by John Goldingay. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press. ISBN 978-1841271910. 
  • ——— (2006). Prophecy and Discernment. Cambridge Studies in Christian Doctrine. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 
  • ——— (2009). The Theology of the Book of Genesis. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. 
  • ——— (2013). Old Testament Theology: Reading the Hebrew Bible as Christian Scripture. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic. 
  • Articles & chapters

  • ——— (2003). "Does God Lie to His Prophets? The Story of Micaiah ben Imlah As a Test Case". Harvard Theological Review. 96 (1): 1–23. 
  • ——— (2008). "Biblical Criticism and Religious Belief". Journal of Theological Interpretation. 2 (1): 71–100. 
  • ——— (2008). "'In God We Trust'? The Challenge of the Prophets". Ex Auditu. 24: 18–33. 
  • ——— (2009). "What is Theological Interpretation of Scripture?". Journal of Theological Interpretation. 3 (2): 161–178. 
  • ——— (2010). "On Reading and Teaching the Old Testament". Concilium. 2010 (2): 91–98. 
  • References

    R. W. L. Moberly Wikipedia