#757 - A Red-Headed Australian Army Vet Becomes a World Renown Biblical Scholar: Michael Bird

Preston is joined by his long-time friend Dr. Michael Bird. Mike is a renown biblical scholar who just finished writing a definitive introduction to the New Testament with N.T. Wright. Preston and Mike talk shop about all things related to New Testament scholarship, women’s ordination, Anglicanism, N.T. Wright, Jesus’ mission to the Gentiles, and American evangelicalism.

About Michael Bird

Michael Bird is an Anglican Priest and Academic Dean and Director of Postgraduate Studies at Ridley College in Melbourne, Australia. He is the author of several books including Evangelical TheologyWhat Christians Ought to Believe, Romans (Story of God Bible Commentary series), An Anomalous Jew: Paul among Jews, Greeks, and RomansA Bird’s Eye-View of PaulThe Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus, lead author and editor of How God Became Jesus, and co-author with N.T. Wright of The New Testament in its World (to be released in November). Michael is married with four children. He enjoys jogging, cycling, and despising coffee.


Blog: https://www.patheos.com/blogs/euangelion/

Twitter: @mbird12 https://twitter.com/mbird12

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC21I7qYVHPsOzL9ujxiRWZA/videos?view_as=subscriber

N.T. Wright and Michael Bird, The New Testament in its World, now available from Amazon.


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