Dr. Jipp has taught New Testament in a variety of settings, including as a Teaching Fellow at TEDS, before joining the faculty at Trinity. He enjoys baseball, basketball, walking / hiking outdoors, and spending time with his wife, Amber, and their three children.
His recent scholarly work includes four books: Divine Visitations and Hospitality to Strangers in Luke-Acts: An Interpretation of the Malta Episode in Acts 28:1-10 (Brill, 2013); Christ Is King: Paul’s Royal Ideology (Fortress, 2015); Saved by Faith and Hospitality (Eerdmans, 2017), and Reading Acts (Cascade, forthcoming 2018). In 2013 he was awarded the Paul J. Achtemeier Award through the Society of Biblical Literature for his essay: “Christ the King as Living Law: Paul’s ‘the Law of Christ’ and Ancient Kingship Discourse.” He has published essays in Themelios, Journal of Theological Interpretation, Journal for the Study of the New Testament, Catholic Biblical Quarterly, Bulletin of Biblical Research, New Testament Studies, Horizons in Biblical Theology, Journal of Biblical Literature, and Journal of Theological Studies.
Awards & Affiliations
Recipient of the 2018 Book of the Year Award for Saved by Faith and Hospitality from The Academy of Parish Clergy.
Recipient of the 2014 Faculty of the Year Award from the Graduate Student Government Association at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
Recipient of the 2013 Paul J. Achtemeier Award through the Society of Biblical Literature for: “Christ the King as Living Law: Paul’s ‘the Law of Christ’ and Ancient Kingship Discourse.”