Dr. Paul Owen
Professor of Biblical and Religious Studies
Dr. Paul Owen has been teaching at Montreat College since 2001. He is a graduate of Life Pacific College (B.A., 1993), Talbot School of Theology (M.A., 1997), and the University of Edinburgh (PhD, 2000). He also did graduate studies at Dallas Theological Seminary (1993-94). His research interests are varied, including subjects such as the historical Jesus, Paul’s view of the Law, Jewish apocalyptic texts, and the Mormon religion. Dr. Owen’s publications have appeared in the Journal of Biblical Literature, Journal for the Study of the New Testament, Calvin Theological Journal, and other academic journals and monographs. He is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature and the Evangelical Theological Society. His favorite creative writers are Rick Bass, Edward Abbey and Jack London. He loves dogs (owns five of them!), and enjoys coaching high school wrestling when he is not busy with students and classes at Montreat College. His religious affiliation is Anglican.