Prof. Ian Boxall, D.Phil.

Prof. Ian Boxall, D.Phil.

Prof. Ian Boxall, D.Phil., is a British New Testament scholar and an associate professor of New Testament at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. He received his master’s degree and doctorate in the New Testament, as well as his bachelor’s degree in theology, from the University of Oxford, where he wrote his dissertation on Revelation. Before moving to the United States in 2013, Prof. Boxall taught the New Testament in the United Kingdom for over twenty years, first at Chichester Theological College from 1992–1994, then at the University of Oxford from 1994–2013.

Among Prof. Boxall’s publications are a number of books on the Book of Revelation, including Revelation: Vision and Insight (SPCK, 2002), The Revelation of John (Continuum and Hendrickson, 2006), and Patmos in the Reception History of the Apocalypse (Oxford University Press, 2013). He is also the author of Discovering Matthew (Eerdmans, 2015) and two undergraduate study guides to the New Testament: New Testament Interpretation and The Books of the New Testament (SCM Press, 2007). He was previously editor of Scripture Bulletin, the journal of the Catholic Biblical Association of Great Britain. 

Praise for Ian Boxall

“Ian Boxall is one of the brightest and most incisive of younger British Catholic New Testament scholars. Before being head-hunted for Catholic University, Washington, he taught with distinction for some years in the theology faculty of Oxford University. He has a talent for expressing profound and illuminating truths in a succinct and understandable form.”
– Fr. Henry Wansbrough, O.S.B., Liverpool Hope University

“Ian Boxall is well known as an outstanding scholar on all areas of the New Testament…. He has captivated his students at the University of Oxford and The Catholic University of America over many years now.”
– Nicholas King, S.J., University of London

“Ian Boxall has a great talent for communicating his vast knowledge and scholarship on the writings of the New Testament. Clarity combined with originality are key features of all his written works.”
– Catrin H. Williams, University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Dr Ian Boxall is a hugely talented British New Testament scholar, and a renowned expert on the Book of Revelation, who is ideally suited to explain the intricacies of this complex but fascinating book.”
– Rev. Dr Adrian Graffy, Pontifical Bible Commission 

“Professor Ian Boxall is a world-leading expert on the understanding and history of the interpretation of one of the most enigmatic books in the Bible, the Book of Revelation.”
– Christopher Rowland, Dean Ireland Professor Emeritus of the Exegesis of Holy Scripture at the University of Oxford

“In his course on the Gospel of Mark, Ian Boxall brings his scholarly expertise to the Gospel of Mark, traditionally represented by a lion: he calls it the untamed and untamable Gospel. Professor Boxall insightfully unveils Mark’s rich portrayal of Jesus and of discipleship in ways that will be deeply meaningful to all audiences, no matter their background or prior biblical knowledge.” 
– Michael J. Gorman, St. Mary’s Seminary & University Baltimore, Maryland

“Ian Boxall is a leading academic authority on the Book of Revelation. His research is meticulous, his perspective is clear and his communication skills are second to none.”
– Prof. Mark Goodacre, Duke University

“Dr. Boxall has an excellent record of research and publication on the reception history of the gospels. He has a deep understanding of the biblical text and a broad knowledge of how it has been interpreted through the centuries. Furthermore, he has earned a reputation as an exceptionally gifted teacher able to effectively communicate his accumulated knowledge and wisdom.”  
– Dr. David Bosworth, The Catholic University of America

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  1. Audio Bundle: Four Portraits of Jesus: Introducing Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John + Synoptic Gospels: How to Read and Understand Matthew, Mark, and Luke - 45 Lectures Total
  2.  Four Portraits of Jesus: Introducing Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

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    This 24-part lecture course invites you to sort through the important differences among Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John.

    As you will see, each Gospel offers a compelling depiction of Jesus. Acclaimed New Testament scholar Professor Ian Boxall asks you to imagine these four depictions as portraits. Much like an artist from one era might depict a subject differently than would an artist from another—picture a lifelike Rembrandt next to a prismatic Picasso—so the evangelists “paint” Jesus in different lights.

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  3. Interpreting the Gospels Throughout History
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    Revisit familiar scenes from the Gospels with Oxford-educated New Testament scholar Prof. Ian Boxall (D.Phil.) in Interpreting the Gospels Throughout History. Poised and highly perceptive, Prof. Boxall commands your attention through the caliber of his analysis – especially of Old and New Testament subjects in visual art. Regardless of your familiarity with either the Bible or the history of art, this course teems with gems of insight for you to scoop up and add to your collection.

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  4. The Gospel of  Mark: A Bible Study Course
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    The Gospel according to Mark is compelling in its combination of simplicity and sophistication. This Bible study course (available in audio and video, each with a free study guide) walks you through Mark’s Gospel sequentially, offering you fresh insights and a deeper understanding of its structure and message. Ian Boxall, a celebrated New Testament scholar, presents each lecture with an erudite yet accessible style. Let Mark inspire you as it has inspired so many Christians across the centuries.

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  5. The Victory of Christ: Exploring the Book of Revelation
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    From the time of the early Christians, the Book of Revelation has fascinated and puzzled its readers in equal measure. Now, you can join a leading New Testament scholar in exploring this important—and often misunderstood—biblical book. You will learn about its origins, apocalyptic writing in the early Church, and how its original audience might have understood the text. In witnessing Christ’s victory over the forces of evil and chaos, you will emerge from this course with an invigorated understanding of the Word of God. Learn More
  6. Video Bundle: Interpreting the Gospels Throughout History + The Jesus of Scripture - 8 DVDs Total
  7. Audio Bundle: Interpreting the Gospels Throughout History + The Jesus of Scripture - 9 CDs Total
  8. Audio Bundle: The Gospel of  Mark: A Bible Study Course + A Retreat with the Gospel of Mark - 9 CDs Total (Including an Electronic Study Guide)
  9. Video Bundle: The Gospel of  Mark: A Bible Study Course + The Gospel of Matthew: A Bible Study Course - 8 DVDs Total
  10. Audio Bundle: The Gospel of Mark: A Bible Study Course + The Gospel of Matthew: A Bible Study Course - 8 CDs Total
  11. Audio Bundle: The Victory of Christ: Exploring the Book of Revelation + Resurrection and the Afterlife in the New Testament - 10 CDs Total
  12. Video Bundle: The Victory of Christ: Exploring the Book of Revelation + Resurrection and the Afterlife in the New Testament - 8 DVDs Total
  13. Audio Bundle: Four Portraits of Jesus: Introducing Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John + Synoptic Gospels: How to Read and Understand Matthew, Mark, and Luke - 45 Lectures Total

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