John Bergsma, Ph.D., is professor of theology at the Franciscan University of Steubenville (Ohio). He holds a B.A. in classical languages from Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Mich.), a M.Div. and Th.M. from Calvin Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, Mich.), and a Ph.D. in theology from the University of Notre Dame (South Bend, Ind.). He is the author of The Jubilee from Leviticus to Qumran (2007), and several articles in Biblica, Vetus Testamentum, The Journal of Biblical Literature, Markets & Morality, and other scholarly journals, festschrifts, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and essay collections. He and his wife Dawn reside with their eight children in Steubenville, Ohio.
Professor of Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville