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Andrew Witt

Adjunct Faculty

B.S. in Business Information Technology from Virigina Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)

Ph.D. Theology (Wycliffe College, University of St. Michael's College), Th.M. Old Testament Biblical Studies from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, M.Div. with Biblical Languages from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

Biography

Andy completed his undergraduate work at Virginia Tech in the States before completing his M.Div and Th.M. from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC.  His main area of interest is in the book of Psalms, but he is also interested in Hebrew syntax, theological interpretation of Scripture, and general Old Testament studies.  He defended his doctoral dissertation in March 2018, and now has his Ph.D. in Theology (Old Testament) from Wycliffe College, at the University of St. Michael's College.

 

Select Publications and Media:

Peer-Reviewed Articles

“David, the ‘Ruler of the Sons of his Covenant’ ( מושל בבני בריתו ): The Expansion of Psalm 151A in 11QPsa.” Journal for the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament 3.1 (2014): 77-97.
“Hearing Psalm 102 within the Context of the Hebrew Psalter.” Vetus Testamentum 62.4 (2012): 582-606.

Encyclopedia and Dictionary Entries

"Korah/Korahite Judaism, Second Temple and Hellenistic Judaism." In Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, Volume 15 (Ed. Klauck, Hans-Josef, et al.; De Gruyter, 2017).

Book Reviews

"Allen P. Ross. A Commentary on the Psalms: Volume 3 (90–150). Kregel Exegetical Library. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 2016. Pp. 1018. Cloth, US$45.99. ISBN 9780825426667."  Toronto Journal of Theology 32.2 (2016): 392-393.

“The Psalms as Christian Lament: A Historical Commentary. By Bruce K. Waltke, James M. Houston, and Erika Moore. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2014. xv + 312 pp., US $28.00,
softcover.” Journal of the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament 4.1 (July 2015): 123-125.
“Allen P. Ross. A Commentary on the Psalms, volume 2 (42-89). Kregel Exegetical Library. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 2013. Pp. 841, US $45.99. ISBN: 9780825425639.” Toronto Journal of Theology 31.1 (2015): 137-138.
"Spiritual Complaint: The Theology and Practice of Lament, Miriam J. Bier and Tim Bulkeley (eds.), James Clarke, 2014 (ISBN 978-0-227-17434-0), xvi+ 280 pp., pb £22.50." Reviews in Religion and Theology 22.2 (2015): 123-125.
“Order and (Dis)order in the First Christian Century: A General Survey of Attitudes. By F. Gerald Downing. Supplements to Novum Testamentum 151. Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2013. xiii + 395 pgs. $171.00 (cloth).” Anglican Theological Review 96.4 (Fall 2014): 750-752.
"The Lost World of Scripture: Ancient Literary Culture and Biblical Authority, John H. Walton and D. Brent Sandy, IVP Academic, 2013 (ISBN 978-0-8308-4032-8), 320 pp., pb
$24.” Reviews in Religion and Theology 21.3 (Jul 2014): 417-419.
“Journey to Joy: The Psalms of Ascent by Josh Moody. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2013, 181 pp., US $14.99, softcover.” Journal of the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament 3.1 (2014): 104-106."
Psalms as Torah: Reading Biblical Song Ethically, Gordon J.Wenham, Baker Academic, 2012 (ISBN 978-0-8010-3168-7), xv + 233 pp., pb $22.99.” Reviews in Religion and Theology 20 no. 3 (Jul 2013): 516-518.
“Psalm 29 through Time and Tradition edited by Lowell K. Handy (ed.), James Clarke, 2011 (ISBN 978-0-227-17363-3), xii + 147 pp., pb £18.25.” Reviews in Religion and Theology 20 no. 2 (Mar 2013): 233-235.