Professor of Religious Studies
Dr. Martin teaches courses in the Hebrew and Christian scriptures and Biblical interpretation, and publishes widely in the area of Biblical Studies.
- RELST 220: Old Testament
- RELST 221: New Testament
- RELST 271: Jesus and the Gospels
- "Paul and Circumcision." Chapter 4; Pages 113-142 in vol. 1 of Paul in the Greco-Roman World: A Handbook. Revised Edition. 2 vols. Edited by J. Paul Sampley. New York: Bloomsbury, 2016.
- "Emotional Physiology and Consolatory Etiquette: Reading the Present Indicative with Future Meaning in the Eschatological Statement in 1 Pet 1:6." Journal of Biblical Literature 135 (2016): 649-660.
- "Joy to the World: A Christmas Reflection on Isaiah 9:1-6; Titus 2:11-14; and Luke 2:1-14." FaithJourneySXU4 (December 24, 2013): online publication.
- "By Philosophy and Empty Deceit" Colossians as Response to a Cynic Critique." Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement Series 118. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1996.
- "Christ's Healing Sore: A Medical Reading of 1 Pet 2:24." A paper presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature. Saint Mary's College. South Bend, IN, February 11, 2017.
- "Dating First Peter to a Hairdo (1 Pet 3:3)." A paper presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature. Saint Mary's College. South Bend, IN, February 11, 2017.
- "Contributions of the Septuagint to Hellenistic Hope Piety." A paper presented at the 2016 National Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. San Antonio, TX, November 21, 2016.
- "Surprised or Not: A New and Old Reading of Galatians 1:6-7." A paper presented to the 2007 Annual Meeting of the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas. Sibiu, Romania, August 3, 2007.
- "Invention and Arrangement in Recent Pauline Rhetorical Studies: A Survey of the Practices and the Problems." A paper presented to the Paul and Rhetoric Seminar of the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität, Bonn, Germany, July 30, 2003.