Ken Schenck

Professor, New Testament & Ancient Languages; Dean of the School of Theology & Ministry

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Designations

MDiv; MA; PhD


Contact

 ken.schenck@indwes.edu


Department

Theology and Ministry


Resources

 Personal website

 Curriculum Vitae

Interests

My research interests are primarily focused in the New Testament, especially Hebrews and Paul. Subsidiary interests include hermeneutics and biblical theology.

My publications include:

  • Cosmology and Eschatology in Hebrews: The Setting of the Sacrifice (Cambridge: Cambridge University, 2007)
  • A Brief Guide to Philo (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2005).
  • Understanding the Book of Hebrews (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2003).
  • Christian Philosophical Journey (Marion, IN: Triangle, 2014).
  • A Brief Guide to Biblical Interpretation (Marion, IN: Triangle, 2008).
  • Jesus is Lord: An Introduction to the New Testament (Marion, IN: Triangle, 2003).
  • The Early Church: Reaching the World (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2015).
  • Our Mission (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2015).
  • Our Foundation (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2015).
  • The Wisdom of Jesus (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2014).
  • The Witness of Jesus (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2014).
  • Jesus: Portraits in the Gospels (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2013).
  • Jesus: The Mission (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2013).
  • The Parables of Jesus (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2013).
  • The Passion of Jesus (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2013).
  • Paul: Prisoner of Hope, vol. 3 (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2012).
  • Our Righteousness: Romans 1-8 (Soldier of Peace Bible Study) (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2011)
  • Our Relationships: Romans 9-16 (Soldier of Peace Bible Study) (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2011).
  • Paul: Soldier of Peace (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2011).
  • Our Hope: 1 Thessalonians(Messenger of Grace Bible Study) (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2010).
  • Our Joy: Philippians (Messenger of Grace Bible Study) (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2010).
  • Paul: Messenger of Grace (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2010).
  • Making Sense of God's Word (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2009).
  • God's Plan Fulfilled (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2009).
  • 1 and 2 Corinthians, Wesleyan Biblical Commentary Series (Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2006) (popular commentary for the church)
  • Why Wesleyans Favor Women in Ministry (Indianapolis: The Wesleyan Church Department of Education and the Ministry, 2004).

Degrees

  • AB
    1987, Southern Wesleyan University
  • MDiv
    1990, Asbury Theological Seminary
  • MA
    1993, University of Kentucky
  • PhD
    1996, University of Durham
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