Dr. Lamb has extensive teaching experience, including cross-cultural projects in Nigeria, Mexico, Kazakhstan, and Russia. His most recent book, God Behaving Badly: Is the God of the Old Testament Angry, Sexist and Racist? (InterVarsity Press) was published in 2011. His first book Righteous Jehu and His Evil Heirs (Oxford: Oxford University Press) was published in 2007. He is currently working on a commentary on 1,2 Kings (Zondervan). Dr. Lamb worked with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship from 1986-1999, serving as campus staff, team leader, and area director.
Doctor of Philosophy, Theology (Old Testament) University of Oxford
Master of Philosophy, Theology (Old Testament) University of Oxford
Master of Divinity, Fuller Theological Seminary
Master of Science, Industrial Engineering, Stanford University
Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Stanford University
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
The Israelite monarchy; the books of Samuel, Kings, and Genesis; problematic portrayals of God in the Old Testament.
Book entitled The Historical Writings: Introducing Israel’s Historical Literature (Fortress, 2016; co-authored with Mark Leuchter).
Book entitled Prostitutes and Polygamists: A Look at Love, Old Testament Style (Zondervan, 2015).
Book entitled God Behaving Badly: Is the God of the Old Testament Angry, Sexist and Racist? (Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 2011)
Book entitled Righteous Jehu and his Evil Heirs.
Contributed 12 articles for the Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary.
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