Publications & Presentations

Recent Publications and Presentations

“For Paul’s Intra-Jewish Context ‘Works of Law’ Does Not Work for erga nomou, or ‘Faith [alone]’ for pistis: Why Not? What Works?”  (Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, November 23, 2019).

“‘All Israel Will Be Saved’ or ‘Kept Safe’? (Rom 11:26): Re-Examining Paul’s Expectations for His Fellow Jews with Regard to Israel’s Mission to the Nations.”  (Paper for “Paul’s Message and Jewish Eschatological Notions Concerning Israel’s Role Towards the Nations” Conference, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia, September 10–13, 2019).

“Paul: Why Bother? A Jewish Perspective.”  Scandinavian Theological Quarterly/ Svensk Teologisk Kvartalskrift (STK) 95.4 (2019): 271–87. (Published version of my Honorary Doctorate lecture at Lund University, May 23, 2019). 

“Respondent to Four Papers on the Theme of “Intra-Jewish Interaction and the Role of Non-Jews Within the Jesus Movement (1st century B.C.E. – 1st century C.E.).”  (Paper presented for “Negotiating Identities: Conflict, Conversion, and Consolidation in Early Judaism and Christianity (200 BCE–400 CE)”; An International Conference Organised by Lund University, University of Oslo and Uppsala University; Lund, Sweden, May 12–15, 2019)

“Qualifying Paul’s Position on Circumcision: ‘Do You Not Hear the Torah?’ (Gal 4:21c).”  (Paper presented at the “Circumcision from Antiquity to Today” Seminar, Oslo, Norway, May 9–11, 2019).

“For Second Temple Jewish Texts, Reading Paul’s erga nomou as ‘Works of the Law’ Does Not Work: A New Proposal”  (Paper presented at the Society of Biblical Literature Pacific Coast Regional Meeting, March 10, 2019, Hope International University, CA).

“‘The Covenant Never Revoked’: The Promising Prospects of Re-visiting the Historical Paul’s Appeal to Covenant”  (Paper presented at “Fulfilling the Promise of a New Relationship: An Academic Roundtable on Christian-Jewish Relations,” St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, January 7-10, 2019).

Reading Romans within Judaism: Collected Essays of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 2 (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2018)

“Romans 9—11 from a Jewish Perspective on Christian-Jewish Relations.” Pages 103–11 in Reading Romans Within Judaism: The Collected Essays Of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 2. Ed. Mark D. Nanos (Eugene, OR: Cascade, 2018).

“A Rejoinder To Robert A. J. Gagnon’s ‘Why the “Weak” at Rome Cannot Be Non-Christian Jew.'” Pages 65–100 in Reading Romans Within Judaism: The Collected Essays Of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 2. Ed. Mark D. Nanos (Eugene, OR; Cascade, 2018).

“Appendix: Translating Romans 11:11—12:1a within Judaism: Literal-Oriented and Expanded Versions.” Pages 285–92 in Reading Romans within Judaism: The Collected Essays of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 2. Ed. Mark D. Nanos (Eugene, OR: Cascade, 2018).

“Reading the Antioch Incident (Gal 2:11–21) as a Subversive Banquet Narrative.” Journal for the Study of Paul and His Letters 7.1–2 (2017): 26–52.

Reading Paul within Judaism: Collected Essays of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 1 (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2017).

Reading Corinthians and Philippians within Judaism: Collected Essays of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 4 (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2017).

“Romans.” Pages 285-320 in The Jewish Annotated New Testament. Revised Ed. Eds. Marc Brettler and Amy Jill Levine (New York, et al: Oxford University Press, 2017).

Forthcoming

“‘All Israel Will Be Saved’ or ‘Kept Safe’?: How Evangelical Readings of Rom 11:26 Misread Paul’s View of His Fellow Jews”  (SBL Pacific Regional Meeting, Hope International University, CA March 15, 2020)

Reading Galatians within Judaism: Collected Essays of Mark D. Nanos, Vol. 3 (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2020/21)

“Intra-Jewish Interaction and the Role of Non-Jews Within the Jesus Movement (1st century B.C.E. – 1st century C.E.).” Negotiating Identities:  Conflict, Conversion, and Consolidation in Early Judaism and Christianity (200 BCE–400 CE)  Brill, 2021  (from An International Conference  Organised by Lund University, University of Oslo and Uppsala University; Lund, Sweden, May 12–15, 2019)

Galatians (New Testament Guides [New Series]; General Editor: Tat-Siong Benny Liew; Sheffield Phoenix Press; 2020/21).

“Paul and Judaism: Why Not Paul’s Judaism?” (updated for Rev. Ed., Paul Unbound: Other Perspectives on the Apostle. Edited by Mark Given, SBL Press, 2020).