Graduate Theological Union

Reverend Annette Weissenrieder

Associate Professor of New Testament
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 2008

PhD, University of Heidelberg, Germany




Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • New edition of the Vetus Latina, the Old Latin Bible, of the Gospel of Luke and Matthew (together with Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas J. Bauer, University of Erfurt)
  • Temple and ekklesia ("church") in Greco-Roman antiquity and the New Testament
  • The interface between the Greco-Roman world and the New Testament, especially with regard to ancient medicine and philosophy
  • New Testament anthropology
  • Ancient visual art and architecture, ancient numismatics, and methodology of ancient visual art

Selected Publications

  • Körper und Verkörperung. Biblische Anthropologie im Kontext antiker Medizin und Philosophie. Ein Quellenbuch für die Septuaginta und das Neue Testament, together with the classicist Katrin Dolle, in peer review.
  • Borders: Terms, Ideologies and Performances, edited, Mohr Siebeck, forthcoming 2016.
  • Verkörperung als Paradigma einer theologischen Anthropologie, de Gryuter, 2016.
  • Contested Space. Ancient Houses and Temples in Roman Antiquity and the New Testament, Mohr Siebeck, 2012.
  • The Interface of Orality and Writing: Hearing, Seeing, Writing in New Genres (Festschrift for Antoinette Wire), Wipf & Stock, 2015.
  • Religion und Krankheit– Religion and Medicine. Which relationships are life-enhancing?, Darmstadt, 2010.