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Stephen Ahearne-Kroll


Classical and Near Eastern Studies 146E Nicholson Hall 216 Pillsbury Dr SE

Department Affiliations


  • New Testament, Gospels
  • Greek Religion & Ritual
  • Intertextuality and the New Testament
  • Study of Judaism and Christianity in antiquity


  • The Psalms of Lament in Mark's Passion: Jesus' Davidic Suffering. Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, Cambridge University Press, Author, 2007. Link
  • Women and Gender in Ancient Religions: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, co-ed. Paul A. Holloway and James A. Kelhoffer, Mohr Siebeck, Editor, 2010. Link
  • "Mnemosyne at the Asklepieia": Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, Classical Philology, 109 99-118, 2014.
  • "The Afterlife of a Dream and the Ritual System of the Epidauran Asklepieion": Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, Archiv für Religionsgeschichte, 15 35-52, 2014. Download
  • "The Psalms in the New Testament": Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, ed. William P. Brown, Oxford University Press, The Oxford Handbook of the Psalms, 269-280, 2014. Link
  • "Audience Inclusion and Exclusion as Rhetorical Technique in the Gospel of Mark": Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, Journal of Biblical Literature, 129 717-735, 2010.
  • "Who are My Mother and My Brothers?' Family Relations and Family Language in the Gospel of Mark": Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen, Journal of Religion, 81 1-25, 2001.

Courses Taught

  • GRK 5200 Biblical Greek (Mark)
  • CNES 3072 The New Testament



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