The Rev. Samuel D. Giere, Ph.D.

                   Assistant Professor of Homiletics




Wartburg Theological Seminary

PO Box 5004

333 Wartburg Place

Dubuque, Iowa 52004-5004



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   Iceland 2008




    Ante-Nicene, Nicene, and Post-Nicene Fathers Series

    Early Christian Writings - Electronic versions of many early Church writings up to Origen (English)

    Great Isaiah Scroll Directory - Access to photos and descriptions of the pages of 1QIsaa

    Legends of the Jews, Louis Ginzberg (1909) - The classic compilation of Jewish Haggadic Midrashim

    Online Critical Pseudepigrapha - A growing library of interactive pseudepigraphic texts

    Oremus - Online, searchable NRSV

    Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature - Dead Sea Scrolls /         Qumran information & searchable bibliography

    Mechon Mamre - Hebrew Bible and Rabbinic Texts (Hebrew and English)

    New English Translation of the Septuagint Project - Access to the work of the NETS Group

    PaleoJudaica - A weblog on "ancient Judaism and its context" by Dr. James R. Davila 

    The Septuagint Online - A wealth of resources on the Greek translation of the Old Testament / Tanakh.



Ph.D. - St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, Scotland

Thesis: "A New Glimpse of Day One: An Intertextual History of Genesis 1.1-5 in Hebrew and Greek texts up to 200 CE"

Thesis Supervisor: Professor James R. Davila, Reader in Early Jewish Studies

M.Div. - Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa , USA

B.A. - Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, USA


04 June 2008