Lorne Zelyck


Dr. Lorne Zelyck
St. Joseph's College
University of Alberta  
Edmonton, AB  T6G 2J5
Canada

Email:  zelyck@ualberta.ca

Office: 0-11 St. Joseph's College

Voicemail: 780-492-5272

Specialization

Canonical and apocryphal gospels; New Testament; early Christianity; early Church fathers; Gnosticism

Academic Appointments

2013 - present Assistant Professor in Biblical Studies, St. Joseph's College, University of Alberta, Canada 
2012-2013 Sessional Lecturer in Biblical Studies, St. Joseph's College, University of Alberta, Canada 

Education

2012 PhD in Divinity, University of Cambridge
Dissertation: The Reception of the Fourth Gospel in the Extra-Canonical Gospels
2007 Master of Theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Concentration: New Testament
Thesis: The Gnostics’ Use of the Fourth Gospel in the Second Century
2006 Master of Divinity, Phoenix Seminary
Concentration: Biblical Communication
2000 Bachelor of Science, University of Alberta
Concentration: Agriculture/Animal Science

Monographs

John among the Other Gospels: The Reception of the Fourth Gospel in the Extra-Canonical Gospels, WUNT II 347 (Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2013).

Articles

“Elisha Typology in the Miracle on the Jordan River (Papyrus Egerton 2, 2v.6–14),” New Testament Studies (forthcoming).
“Irenaeus and the Authorship of the Fourth Gospel,” in S.E. Porter, ed., The Origins of John’s Gospel, Johannine Studies (Leiden: Brill Publishers, 2015), forthcoming.
“Recontextualizing Papyrus Oxyrhynchus 840,” Early Christianity 5 (2014): 178-197.
“Parallel Material in the Fourth Gospel, Apocryphal Gospels, and Early Church Fathers: The Influence of the Fourth Gospel or Dependence on a Common Source/Tradition?,” in J. Schröter, ed., The Apocryphal Gospels in Early Christian Theology (Leuven: Leuven University Press – Peeters, 2013), 675-692.
“Dialogue of the Savior,” in The Encyclopedia of Ancient History (London: Wiley, 2013).

Courses Taught

CHRTC 100 Introduction to the Bible
CHRTC 266 Jesus in the New Testament
CHRTC 267 The New Testament Letters: An Introduction
CHRTC 354 The Gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke
CHRTC 358 The Gospel and Epistles of John