Blenkinsopp, Joseph

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BLENKINSOPP, Joseph. American (born England), b. 1927. Genres: Theology/Religion. Career: Chicago Theological Seminary, IL, Teacher of Biblical Studies, 1968-69; Hartford Seminary Foundation, CT, Associate Professor, 1969-70; University of Notre Dame, IN, professor, 1970-85, John A O'Brien Professor of the Hebrew Bible, 1985-. Publications: The Corinthian Mirror, 1964: The Promise to David, 1964; From Adam to Abraham, 1965; Jesus is Lord, 1967; Celibacy, Ministry, Church, 1969; Sexuality and the Christian Tradition, 1969; Gibeon and Israel, 1972; Prophecy and Canon: A Contribution to the Study of Jewish Origins, 1978; Wisdom and Law in the Old Testament, 1983; A History of Prophecy in Israel, 1984; Ezra-Nehemiah: A Commentary, 1988; Ezekiel, 1990; The Pentateuch: Introduction to the First Five Books of the Bible, 1992; Sage, Priest, Prophet: Religious and Intellectual Leadership in Ancient Israel, 1996.