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Mitchell G. Reddish

O.L. Walker Professor of Christian Studies
Chair of Religious Studies

Mitchell G. Reddish, professor and chair of the Department of Religious Studies, joined the Stetson University faculty in 1983. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in English from the University of Georgia and a master of divinity degree and a Ph.D. in New Testament studies from Southern Seminary in Louisville, Ky. His primary academic areas of interest are the history and literature of early Judaism and early Christianity. He frequently takes students on travel courses to the Middle East, Greece, Turkey, London and Paris.


  • Ph.D., New Testament studies, Southern Seminary
  • M.Div., Southern Seminary
  • B.A., English, The University of Georgia

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Biblical Literature
  • The Bible in Art and Artifact
  • Elementary New Testament Greek
  • The World of the Bible (travel courses to the Middle East and to Greece and Turkey)
  • Apocalyptic Visions and American Culture
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls
  • The Gospels
  • The Life and Letters of Paul
  • In Search of Jesus (Junior Seminar)

Research Interests

  • New Testament history and literature
  • Jewish and Christian apocalyptic literature
  • Archaeological sites and artifacts of the biblical world


Mitchell Reddish

Areas of Expertise

  • The Bible
  • Apocalyptic literature or ideas

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