Michael Vanlaningham

Title: Professor of Bible
Department: Bible
Location: Chicago
School/Area: Undergraduate
Position: Teaching
Start Date: January 1999

Educational Background:

BA English-Education, Nebraska Wesleyan University
MDiv Systematic Theology, Talbot Theological Seminary
PhD New Testament/Pauline Studies, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School


  • Christ, the Savior of Israel: An Evaluation of the Dual Covenant and Sonderweg Interpretations of Paul’s Letters.
  • “Romans” and “Galatians.” In What the New Testament Says is Important: A survey of the New Testament, ed. Matthew Williams. Grand Rapids: Kregel. (Forthcoming)
  • “Proclaiming Jesus in the Gospels: Entering the Kingdom of Heaven in Matthew.” In Proclaiming Jesus: Essays on the Centrality of Christ in the Church in Honor of Joseph M. Stowell, ed. Thomas H. L. Cornman, Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2007, 39-61.
  • "The Deity of Christ." In The Fundamentals of the Faith, ed. John Koessler. Chicago: Moody, 2004
  • "Should the Church Evangelize Israel?  A Response to Franz Mussner," Trinity Journal. 22NS (2001): 197-217
  • "Romans 11:25-27 and the Future of Israel in Paul's Thought." The Master's Seminary Journal. 3 (1992): 141-174
  • "Paul's Use of Elijah's Mt. Horeb Experience in Rom 11:2-6: An Exegetical Note," The Master's Seminary Journal. 6 (1995): 223-232

Note: The last two articles are reprinted in The Master's Perspective on Difficult Passages, ed. Robert L. Thomas, 107-116,  Grand Rapids: Kregel, 1998, 117-50


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