Author - Joey Dodson

Joey Dodson is an associate professor of Biblical Studies at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He completed his PhD at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. His wife, Sadie, was his elementary school sweetheart, and they have five children: Mattie Mae, Kinnon Scott, Aidan, Iain, and Caspian. Joey loves traveling and hiking with his family as well as reading books and watching sports. He has spoken at countless churches, retreats, prisons, schools and conferences both near and far. In his spare time, Joey also teaches courses at Eternity Bible College in Los Angeles, and Ecola Bible College in Cannon Beach, Oregon. He serves as an associate pastor at First Baptist Church and as an itinerate speaker with Transform Ministries in Houston, Texas. On the more scholarly side, he has written a number of articles for academic journals such as Catholic Biblical Quarterly and the Journal for Jewish Studies as well as essays in various volumes such as Paul and the Apocalyptic Imagination, and Reading Romans in Context. He is the author of A Little Book for New Bible Scholars with E. Randolph Richards; and The 'Powers' of Personification: Rhetorical Purpose in the 'Book of Wisdom' and the Letter to the Romans. Moreover, he is the editor of Paul and the Second Century with Michael F. Bird; Paul and Seneca in Dialogue with David E. Briones; as well as Paul and his Greco-Roman Philosophical Tradition with Andrew W. Pitts.