Professor Christopher Rowland

Research Interests:

Interpretation of the New Testament; the apocalyptic tradition in ancient Judaism and Christianity; the reception history of the Apocalypse; the biblical hermeneutics of William Blake; the theology of liberation; the radical tradition in Christianity; methods in grassroots readings of Scripture; group work and biblical study; & the interpretation of the Bible and developments in adult education.

General Interests:

Co-editor of the Blackwell Bible Commentaries which focus on reception history. For further information about the series and guidelines for authors, see