John Walton

John Walton

Wheaton College

John Walton is a professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College, in Illinois, and an editor and writer of Old Testament comparative studies and commentaries. Throughout his research, Walton has focused his attention on comparing the culture and literature of the Bible and the ancient Near East. He has published dozens of books, articles, and translations, both as writer and editor, including his ground-breaking books, The Lost World of Genesis One and The Lost World of Adam and Eve. John serves on the BioLogos Advisory Council.

 

Topics include:

  • The claims made in Genesis
  • The role of the ancient Near East in interpretation
  • Interpretation and the role of science