Professor Halvor Moxnes
Halvor Moxnes is a professor of New Testament at the Faculty of Theology, University of Oslo and an ordained pastor in the Church of Norway (Lutheran). His main works have been within the theology of St. Paul, the Gospel of Luke, and lately, in studies of the historical Jesus and especially their political relevance. The lecture is based on his present research project on presentations of the historical Jesus in the 19th century in the context of the emerging nationalism in Europe. He has been engaged in international collaboration among professors and students,
especially the INATE Network (International Network of advanced theological education), in which also Emmanuel college took part. He has enjoyed the hospitality of Emmanuel college several times and feels Toronto as one of his second homes.
Edited or co-edited:
Jesus beyond Nationalism. 2009.