• M.Div. Harvard Divinity School, 1963
  • Ph.D., Harvard University, 1971


  • “Who Should Be Called Father? Paul of Tarsus betwen the Jesus Tradition and Patria Postestas.” Biblical Theology Bulletin 33 (2003) 135-147. 
  • “Undermining Ancient Patriarchy: Paul’s Vision of a Society of Siblings.” Biblical Theology Bulletin 29 (1999) 68-78. 
  • “Narrative Criticism” [pp. 787-92] and “Slave, Slavery” [pp. 1098-1102] in The Dictionary of the Later New Testament and its Developments (InterVarsity, 1997]. 
  • “Paul’s Letter to Philemon” in Vol.5:304b-310a and “Slavery in the Greco-Roman World and the New Testament” in Vol 6:65b-73b ofThe Anchor Bible Dictionary, Doubleday, 1992. 
  • “Table Fellowship” in the Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels, InterVarsity Press, 1992, pp. 796a-800a. 
  • “Community of Goods in Acts: Idealization or Social Reality?” in The Future of Early Christianity: Essays in Honor of Helmut Koester, ed. Birger Pearson, Fortress Press, 1992, pp. 309-18. 
  • “Machtverhaeltnisse, Unterordnung und sexuelles Selbstverstandnis im Urchristentum,” in Die Bibel als politisches Buch, ed. D.Schirmer Berlin: Kohlhammer, 1982, pp. 109-46, 161-65. 
  • MALLON CHRESAI: First Century Slavery and the Interpretation of 1 Corinthians 7:21.(Society of Biblical Literature Dissertation Series, No. 11), Scholars’ Press, University of Montana, 1973. (Reprinted by Scholars’ Press, 1985, and by Wipf & Stock 2003).