Steinmann, Andrew E. 1954–

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Steinmann, Andrew E. 1954–

(Andrew Steinmann, Andrew Erwin Steinmann)


Born May 29, 1954, in Cincinnati, OH; son of Melvin (a drafter) and Grace (a civil service examiner) Steinmann; married Rebecca Sizelove; children: Christopher, Jennifer Steinmann Ross. Education: University of Cincinnati, B.S., 1977; Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, IN, M.Div., 1981; University of Michigan, Ph.D., 1990. Religion: Lutheran.


Office—Concordia University, 7400 August St., River Forest, IL 60305-1499; fax: 708-209-3176. E-mail—[email protected]


Associate pastor of Lutheran church in Fraser, MI, 1981-86; Concordia College, Ann Arbor, MI, visiting instructor, 1986-88, instructor, 1988-90, assistant professor of language and religious studies, 1990-91; God's Word to the Nations Bible Society, Cleveland, OH, editor and translation coordinator, 1991-94; Lutheran Home, Westlake, OH, staff pastor, 1995-2000; Concordia University, River Forest, IL, associate professor, 2000-06, professor of theology and Hebrew, 2006—, coordinator of Masters of Arts in Religion program, 2003—. Ashland University, adjunct professor, 1996-2000; Ashland Theological Seminary, adjunct professor, 1998; guest speaker at other schools; frequent conference and symposium participant; KFUO-Radio, St. Louis, MO, regular guest, 2004—. St. Paul Lutheran School, Northville, MI, chair of board of education, 1990-91; Walther Lutheran High School, Melrose Park, IL, chair of board of directors, 2005—; substitute pastor for several Lutheran churches throughout the Midwest.


Society of Biblical Literature (chair of Bible translation group, 1994-99), Catholic Biblical Association of America, Evangelical Theological Society, National Association of Professors of Hebrew.


(Editor and translator) God's Word, World (Grand Rapids, MI), 1995.

(Under name Andrew Steinmann) Are My Prayers Falling on Deaf Ears? A Biblical Scholar Takes a Personal Look at Prayer, World (Grand Rapids, MI), 1997.

The Oracles of God: The Old Testament Canon, Concordia Publishing House (St. Louis, MO), 1999.

Fundamental Biblical Aramaic (bound with Fundamental Biblical Hebrew by Andrew H. Bartelt), Concordia Academic Press (St. Louis, MO), 2004.

Is God Listening? Making Prayer a Part of Your Life, Concordia Publishing House (St. Louis, MO), 2004.

Intermediate Biblical Hebrew, VBW (College Station, TX), 2004.

(Editor and contributor) Called to Be God's People: An Introduction to the Old Testament, Wipf & Stock (Eugene, OR), 2006.

(With Andrew H. Bartelt) Workbook and Supplementary Exercises for Fundamental Biblical Hebrew and Fundamental Biblical Aramaic, Concordia Academic Press (St. Louis, MO), 2006.

Contributor to dictionaries and other books, including Fortunate the Eyes That See: Essays in Honor of David Noel Freedman in Celebration of His Seventieth Birthday, edited by Andrew H. Bartelt, Astrid B. Beck, and others, Eerdmans (Grand Rapids, MI), 1995; and Hear the Word of Yahweh: Essays on Scripture and Archaeology in Honour of Horace D. Hummel, Concordia Publishing House (St. Louis, MO), 2002. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals, including Lutheran Education Journal, Logia: Journal of Lutheran Theology, Hebrew Studies, Revue de Qumran, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Bibliotheca Sacra, Concordia, Vetus Testamentum, Journal of Biblical Literature, Review of Biblical Literature, and Novum Testamentum.