New Testament

Junette Galagala-Nacion

Country: Philippines

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: An exploration of Pauline passages that reference Gentiles in order to consider how Christian identity is preserved and negotiated in the Filipino context

Sameh Ibrahim

Country: Egypt

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: How the Gospel of Mark speaks to the suffering of Egyptian Christians

Tsion Seyoum Meren

Country: Ethiopia

School: University of Zurich (Switzerland)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: An embodied reading of the Pauline conception of new life in Christ, with emphasis on Galatians and Romans

Karishma Samuel

Country: India

School: South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies (India)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: Implications from Gospel narratives about Jesus for South Asian mythical narratives from antiquity.

Dr. Nelson Morales (Guatemala)

Country: Guatemala

School: Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (USA)

Area of Study: New Testament

Dr. Kei Hiramatsu (Japan)

Country: Japan

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: Christian suffering in conformity to Christ in 2 Corinthians 11-12.

Tony Deik

Country: Palestine

School: Trinity College Bristol (UK), University of Aberdeen (UK)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: Crafting a theology of missions and social justice from Acts.

Dr. Sofanit Abebe (Ethiopia)

Country: Ethiopia

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: A Biblical theology of creation and suffering to address Africa’s mounting environmental crisis.