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Dr. David Croteau

Dr. David A. Croteau
(803) 807-5371
Professor of New Testament & Greek
B.A., California State University, Fresno; M.Div, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary; Th.M., Ph.D., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

Dr. Croteau joined the faculty of CIU’s Seminary and School of Ministry in 2013. He teaches New Testament and Greek courses. He was Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Liberty University from 2006–2013. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society. He has taught in Tanzania and South Korea.  

Books:

Articles, Chapters, Dictionary Entries:

  • Strong’s Greek Dictionary of the New Testament for the Holman Christian Standard Bible. Edited by Stephen Cox and Stephen Miller. Broadman & Holman. (forthcoming)
  • “Repentance Found? The Concept of Repentance in the Fourth Gospel.” Master’s Seminary Journal 24, no. 1 (Spring 2013): 97–123.
  • “Interpreting the New Testament.” In The Essence of the New Testament: A Survey. Elmer Towns and Ben Gutierrez, eds. Broadman & Holman. (2012)
  • “How We Got the New Testament.” In The Essence of the New Testament: A Survey. Elmer Towns and Ben Gutierrez, eds. Broadman & Holman. (2012)
  • "What John Really Cared About in The Letters of John.” In What the New Testament Authors Really Cared About: A Survey of Their Writings. Kenneth Berding and Matthew C. Williams, eds. Kregel. (2008)
  • “What Paul Really Cared About in 1-2 Thessalonians.” In What the New Testament Authors Really Cared About: A Survey of Their Writings. Kenneth Berding and Matthew C. Williams, eds. Kregel. (2008)
  • With Andreas J. Köstenberger. “Will a Man Rob God? (Malachi 3:8): A Study of Tithing in the Old and New Testaments.” In Bulletin of Biblical Research 26.1 (2006): 53–77.
  • With Andreas J. Köstenberger. “Reconstructing a Biblical Model for Giving: A Discussion of Relevant Systematic Issues and New Testament Principles.” In Bulletin of Biblical Research 26.2 (2006): 237–60.
  • "An Analysis of the Date of the Fourth Gospel.” Faith and Mission 20, no .4 (Summer 2003): 47–80.

Book Reviews:

  • Paul N. Anderson. The Riddles of the Fourth Gospel: An Introduction to John. Fortress, 2011. In JETS 55, no. 4 (2012): 860–63.
  • Larry W. Hurtado. God in New Testament Theology. Abingdon, 2010. In JETS 54, no. 3 (2011): 643–45.

Presentations:

  • “An Analysis of Subjunctive Purpose Clauses: Ephesians as a Test Case,” paper presented at the Sixty-Fourth Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, 11/12.
  • Moderator, Book of Revelation session, at the Sixty-Fourth Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, 11/12.
  • “Which Bible Translation Should I Use?” On Christ and the City, with Christopher Brooks. 10/11/12.
  • “Which Bible Translation Should I Use?” On The Janet Mefferd Show. 9/25/12.
  • “Are Christians Obligated to Tithe 10% of Their Income?” On Up For Debate, with Julie Roys. Debate with Chuck Bentley. 6/16/12.
  • “Is it necessary for Christians to tithe to their churches?” On The Janet Mefferd Show. 1/11/12.
  • “Analyzing Professions of Faith in the Fourth Gospel: Is Everyone Who “Believes” Saved?” paper presented at the Sixty-Third Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, 11/11.
  • “Repentance Found? The Concept of Repentance in the Fourth Gospel,” paper presented at the Sixtieth Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, 11/07.

Awards and Honors:

  • Creative Teacher Award, Liberty University, School of Religion, 2010
  • Baker Award in Biblical and Theological Studies, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, 2000
  • Borchert Prize in New Testament Studies, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, 1999