SONG of SONGS 

 

 March 11 - 26  2021  

 

 

 PRINCIPAL LECTURER 

Sr. Barbara Green, OP, DSPT 

 

Sister Barbara Green is Professor Emeritus at the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. Her P.hD is in Near Eastern religions and her dissertation was on symbolism in the book of Ruth. She has authored 12 books And numerous articles which include:
Jeremiah and God’s Plans of Well-Being (University of South
Carolina Press, 2013)
David’s Capacity for Compassion: A Literary-Hermeneutical Study of
1–2 Samuel (Bloomsbury, 2017).
“Jonah” The Paulist Biblical Commentary (Paulist Press, 2018)
“Joab’s Coherence and Incoherence,” in Character and Characterization in the Books of Samuel (edited by Keith Bodner and Benjamin Johnson, Bloomsbury, 2020).
She is currently working on the Book of Psalms.