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Dr. Dvorak

Dr. Jim Dvorak is Professor of Greek and New Testament in the College of Biblical Studies at Oklahoma Christian University.

Dvorak, "Ask and Ye Shall Position the Readers"

To read the entire chapter, get your copy of The Epistle of James: Linguistic Exegesis of an Early Christian Letter, edited by James D. Dvorak and Zachary K. Dawson.

A good day!

Today these really awesome things happened:Hagan passed his driver’s permit test and got his permit.Hagan put in a little over an hour of driving and no people or property were hurt. 😉My new Google Pixel 3a XL phone arrived today. I have it mostly...

New Phone En Route

Google Pixel 3a XL (stock photo)So yesterday, I did something that I have not done in 5 years: I bought a new phone. In 2014, when we signed up with Verizon (we’re with T-Mobile now), I bought a Samsung Galaxy Note 4. What a fantastic phone. It w...

Beautiful morning run at the farm

32º F, no wind. Full moon to West and dawn to the East.

Works in Progress

Here is a running list of the writing projects I am working on.Chapter on Martin Dibelius for volume on Luke–Acts in the Milestones in New Testament Scholarship series edited by Porter and Fay [see the Gospel of John volume as an example] (due ASA...

T-shirt I need

Saw this in the window at Trinity Western University bookstore. I should buy one of these.

Now available

Now available: Dvorak and Dawson (eds.), The Epistle of James: Linguistic Exegesis of an Early Christian Letter. LENT 1. Eugene, OR: Pickwick, 2019 Wipf & Stock site: https://wipfandstock.com/the-epistle-of-james.html Amazon.com: https://amzn.to...