Dr. D.'s Blog

Dr. Dvorak

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

Father's Day gift

This is an awesome gift! I've got a couple of DIY projects lined up for which this to so get some good use! In case you're not sure what this is, it's an oscillating multitool. There are a lot of uses for this little thing.

Inching Closer

Many of you may remember that I was granted sabbatical for last Fall semester (Fall 2019). I used that time to begin revising my dissertation (completed and defended way back in 2012) for publication (it’s headed for this series) at the behest of ...

Morning read

Taking a day off from running, but it's a gorgeous morning on the patio for coffee and reading!

Shed Painted

One of my main home improvement projects for this summer was to repair and repaint my shed. I finished it up yesterday. Much of the paint was peeling very badly, especially on the west end. At first I thought I could repair the doors but, once I t...

Summer Writing List

Projects I am currently working on in earnest include:"Commands and Prohibitions" for Encyclopedia of Biblical Greek Language and Linguistics (Baker)"Mood and Modality" for Encyclopedia of Biblical Greek Language and Linguistics (Baker)"Systemic F...

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas, everyone! 1 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3 And everyone went to their own...

All good things...

Well, today is officially the last day of my sabbatical. It’s been a great and productive experience. It Was Productive The agreed-upon goal with Oklahoma Christian University was to revise for publication two chapters of my dissertation, namely ...