Elaine Wainwright


Elaine Wainwright is Professor Emeritus of the University of Auckland where she established and was Head of the School of Theology/Department of Theology 2003-2010/2014. She is a New Testament scholar of international renown, specializing in the study of the gospels, in particular the Gospel of Matthew. 

She has had a long career in biblical studies, teaching and supervising research students, both at the University of Auckland and in the Brisbane College of Theology/Griffith University. She is currently writing the Matthew volume in the Wisdom Commentary series, a feminist commentary on each biblical book, being published by Collegeville Liturgical Press and has recently published Habitat, Human and Holy: An Eco-Rhetorical Reading of the Gospel of Matthew in the Earth Bible Commentary Series. 


Elaine Wainwright

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Reading our Sacred Story from within our Common Home

Jul 13, 2019


Stanmore / Australia

The way in which we read our sacred texts/our biblical narratives is profoundly shaped by our world view/our way of being in and seeing that world.

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