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Michael H. Burer

Professor of New Testament Studies

BMus, University of Georgia, 1993; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1998; PhD, 2004.

Before beginning his faculty service Dr. Burer worked for many years with as an editor and assistant project director for the NET Bible. He was also instrumental in the completion of the New English Translation-Novum Testamentum Graece diglot, published jointly by and the Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft of Stuttgart, Germany. An ordained minister, Dr. Burer is active in his local church and has ministered frequently with The Evangelical Alliance Mission in France. He has served as a visiting teacher at the Faculté Libre de Théologie Évangélique in Vaux-sur-Seine, France. His research and teaching
interests include Greek language and exegesis, the Gospels, and Jesus studies.

Courses Taught

  • NT5101 - Elements of Greek
  • NT5102 - Elements of Greek
  • NT5103 - Intermediate Greek
  • NT5104 - Introduction to New Testament Exegesis
  • NT5110 - New Testament Introduction
  • NT5305 - Exegesis of Gospel Narrative
  • NT8101 - History of New Testament Interpretation and Criticism
  • NT8102 - NT Theology


Academic Interests

Jesus studies
biblical exegesis

Personal Interests

computers and technology


DTS Voice Videos

How the Holy Spirit Transforms Daily Life - Classic
Hope from Brokenness: The Promise of Christmas
How the Holy Spirit Transforms Daily Life
Diversity and Reconciliation in the Early Church
The Decreasing Disciple
Being Faithful in Transitions
An Honored and Undefiled Marriage
Current Issues in Christianity
Captivated By Christ
When in Doubt, Turn to Jesus

DTS Voice Articles

Journal Articles

  • "Was Junia Really an Apostle? a Re-examination of Rom 16.7." New Testament Studies (47:1). 2001. 76-91.