Publications

Murray Vasser is a Ph.D. candidate at Asbury Theological Seminary and a graduate of Talbot School of Theology. Before entering the world of biblical studies, Murray worked as a mechanical engineer in the space industry. He also taught physics for several years at Biola University. He now lives in Kentucky with his lovely wife, Ashlyn, and his adorable son, Luke. His hobbies include running, camping, kayaking, and mountain climbing. Murray can be contacted via Facebook, Twitter, or e-mail.




Journal Articles

"Bodies and Souls: The Case for Reading Revelation 18:13 as a Critique of the Slave Trade"
Scheduled for publication July 2018 in New Testament Studies (Cambridge University Press)

"Grant Slaves Equality: Re-Examining the Translation of Colossians 4:1"
Published 2017 in Tyndale Bulletin (Tyndale House, Cambridge)
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"Sell Your Possessions: Luke 12:33 and the Greco-Roman Utopian Ideal" 
Published 2017 in Southeastern Theological Review (Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary)
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> Click here for a recording of my presentation of this paper at a conference.

Self-Published Resources

Theater of the Devil: The Church Fathers on Entertainment
Published in 2018
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A Journal for the Study of New Testament Greek
Published in 2017
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