Seth Whitaker

PhD Candidate – New Testament

Hometown
Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA

Education
MLitt – Biblical Languages and Literature – University of St. Andrews
M.A. – Religion – Trinity School for Ministry
M.A. – Biblical Literature – Oral Roberts University
B.S. – English Bible – Oral Roberts University

Research Topic
Psalms and Eschatology in the Epistle to the Hebrews: The Use of Jewish Scripture to Articulate Future Hope
Supervised by Dr. David Moffitt

This thesis will investigate the eschatology of Hebrews by means the author’s reuse of the Psalms and provide reflection for notions of supersessionism.

Other Information
Before moving to St Andrews, Seth was a youth pastor in Tulsa, OK. He is passionate about teaching and speaking, and is interested in early Christianity and Second Temple Judaism. Seth also enjoys basketball, snowboarding, Muay Thai, the outdoors, and spending time with his family.

Contact
sw242@st-andrews.ac.uk