Prof rev Christopher T Begg

Prof rev Christopher T Begg
The Catholic University of America, Washington DC, United States

Christopher T Begg is Professor who chairs the Katherine Drexel Chair of Religious Studies at the Catholic University of America, School of Theology and Religious Studies, Washington, DC. USA. Begg studied at the Catholic University of Louvain, Louvain, Belgium, where he attained the Ph.B (1971), Ph.D (1979), and S.T.D. qualifications. He is a Roman Catholic Priest in the Archdiocese of Washington. From 1998-2003 he was appointed by the Pope as member of the International Theological Commission of the Roman Catholic Church. Furthermore, he is member of the Catholic Biblical Association of America and the international Society of Biblical Literature (SBL). Since 1983 he occupied several editorial positions. This includes his position as: Publishing Editor of Catholic Biblical Quarterly from 1983; Editor, Old Testament Abstracts from 1991; Deuteronomistic History Coordinator of Religious Studies Review (1992-1999); and member of the Advisory Board of Estudios Biblicos (Madrid, Spain) from 2008. Christopher Begg is author and editor of numerous scholarly articles and books.