Brent A. Strawn

Brent A. Strawn is William Ragsdale Cannon Distinguished Professor of Old Testament in the Candler School of Theology and the Graduate Division of Religion at Emory University. He has twice won the On Eagle’s Wings Excellence in Teaching Award at Candler. Brent is an ordained elder in the North Georgia conference of The United Methodist Church. In addition to his many speaking engagements at churches, he is a frequent contributor to CNN. Brent’s most recent book is The Old Testament Is Dying: A Diagnosis and Recommended Treatment.


Bible Odyssey Cruise with Guest Speakers Carol Newsom and Brent Strawn

Experience the breadth and depth of biblical traditions. Two distinguished biblical scholars, Carol Newsom and Brent Strawn, will frame visits to New Testament cities in the wider context of the... View Tour