Wayne Coppins, Associate Professor of Religion, University of Georgia

Publications

Book

Coppins, Wayne. The Interpretation of Freedom in the Letters of Paul: With Special Reference to the ‘German’ Tradition. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament. II/261. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009.

Journal Publications

Coppins, Wayne. “Sitting on Two Asses?: Second Thoughts on the Two-Animal Interpretation of Matthew 21:7.” Tyndale Bulletin 63 (2012), pp. 275-290.

Coppins, Wayne. “Paul’s Juxtaposition of Freedom and Positive Servitude in 1 Corinthians 9:19 and Its Reception by Martin Luther and Gerhard Ebeling.Lutherjahrbuch 78 (2011).

Coppins, Wayne. “To Eat or Not to Eat Meat: Conversion, Bodily Practice, and the Relationship between Formal Worship and Everyday Life in the Anthropology of Religion and 1 Corinthians 8:7.” Biblical Theology Bulletin 41 (2011), pp. 84-91.

Coppins, Wayne. “Using Small Groups, Prepared Questions, and Key Terms.” Teaching Theology and Religion 14 (2011), p. 21.

Coppins, Wayne. “Doing Justice to the Two Perspectives of 1 Corinthians 15:1-11.” Neotestamentica 44 (2010), pp. 282-291.

Encyclopedia Articles

Coppins, Wayne. “Freedom.” In The Oxford Encyclopedia of Bible and Ethics, ed. Robert Brawley. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Coppins, Wayne. “Freedom. New Testament.” In vol. 9 of Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception. Edited by D. C. Allison, Jr., C. Helmer, C.-L. Seow, H. Spieckermann, B. D. Walfish, and E. Ziolkowski. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2014.

Introductions and Prefaces

Coppins, Wayne and Simon Gathercole. Editors’ Preface to Israel, Church, and the Gentiles in the Gospel of Matthew, by Matthias Konradt. Translated by Kathleen Ess. Baylor-Mohr Siebeck Studies in Early Christianity. Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, Forthcoming.

Coppins, Wayne and Brian Pounds. Preface to Jesus of Nazareth: Jew from Galilee—Savior of the World, by Jens Schröter. Translated by Wayne Coppins and Brian Pounds. Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, Forthcoming.

Coppins, Wayne and Simon Gathercole. Editors’ Introduction to From Jesus to the New Testament: Early Christian Theology and the Origin of the New Testament Canon, by Jens Schröter. Translated by Wayne Coppins. Baylor-Mohr Siebeck Studies in Early Christianity. Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, 2013.

Reviews

Coppins, Wayne. Review of Jochen Flebbe, Solus Deus.Untersuchungen zur Rede von Gott im Brief des Paulus an die Römer. In Review of Biblical Literature, 2010.

Coppins, Wayne. Review of Gerd Theissen, Erleben und Verhalten der ersten Christen: Eine Psychologie des Urchristentums. In Review of Biblical Literature, 2011.

Coppins, Wayne. Review of Ernst Käsemann, On Being a Disciple of the Crucified Nazarene. In Review of Biblical Literature, 2011.

Translations

Schröter, Jens. Jesus of Nazareth: Jew from Galilee—Savior of the World, by Jens Schröter. Translated by Wayne Coppins and Brian Pounds. Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, Forthcoming.

Schröter, Jens. From Jesus to the New Testament: Early Christian Theology and the Origin of the New Testament Canon, by Jens Schröter. Translated by Wayne Coppins. Baylor-Mohr Siebeck Studies in Early Christianity. Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, 2013.

Hengel, Martin. “A Young Theological Discipline in Crisis.” Translated by Wayne Coppins. In Earliest Christian History: History, Literature, and Theology: Essays from the Tyndale Fellowship in Honour of Martin Hengel, eds. Michael Bird and Jason Maston, 459-471. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2012.

Hengel, Martin. “Paul and the Torah.” Translated by Wayne Coppins. In Earliest Christian History: History, Literature, and Theology: Essays from the Tyndale Fellowship in Honour of Martin Hengel, eds. Michael Bird and Jason Maston, 625-634. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2012.

Deines, Roland. “Martin Hengel: A Life in the Service of Christology.” Translated by Wayne Coppins and Simeon Zahl. Tyndale Bulletin 58 (2007): 25-42.

Hengel, Martin. “Eye-Witness Memory and the Writing of the Gospels.” Translated by Wayne Coppins. In The Written Gospel, eds. M.  Bockmuehl and D.A. Hagner, 70-96. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Creative contributions other than formal publications

Coppins, Wayne. “A Roadmap for Aspiring New Testament Scholars.” CTL Lilly Teaching Fellows project, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Georgia, 2011. Available at http://wcoppins.myweb.uga.edu/roadmap.html.