Wilson, Robert McLachlan

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WILSON, Robert McLachlan

WILSON, Robert McLachlan. Scottish, b. 1916. Genres: Theology/ Religion. Career: Minister, Rankin Church, Strathaven, Lanarkshire, 1946- 54; Lecturer, 1954-64, Sr Lecturer, 1964-69, Professor of New Testament, 1969-78, and Professor of Biblical Criticism, 1978-83, University of St. Andrews. Assoc Editor, 1967-77, Editor, 1977-83, New Testament Studies. Publications: The Gnostic Problem, 1958; Studies in the Gospel of Thomas, 1960; The Gospel of Philip, 1962; Gnosis and the New Testament, 1968; Commentary on Hebrews, 1987. TRANSLATOR & EDITOR: New Testament Apocrypha, 2 vols, by Hennecke-Schneemelcher, 1963-65, new and rev eds, 1991, 1993; The Acts of the Apostles, by Haenchen, 1971; Gnosis, 2 vols, by Foerster, 1972-74; Gnosis, by K. Rudolph, 1983. EDITOR: Nag Hammadi and Gnosis, 1978; The Future of Coptology, 1978. Address: 10 Murrayfield Rd, St. Andrews, Fife KY16 9NB, Scotland.