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Dr. David Rudolph

Dr. David Rudolph

Director of Messianic Jewish Studies


MY PASSION:

As a professor and rabbi, I enjoy encouraging people, praying with them, and introducing them to scholarship and other resources that help them in their walk with the Lord.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies, The King’s University, 2015-present

Rabbi, Tikvat Israel Messianic Synagogue, 2011-2015

Lecturer in New Testament, Messianic Jewish Theological Institute, 2011-present

Director of the School of Jewish Studies, Messianic Jewish Theological Institute, 2011

Assistant Professor of Bible and Theology, Messianic Jewish Theological Institute, 2008-2011

Director of the Hebrew Language Program, Etz Chayim School, 2005-2007

FAMILY:

My beshert, Harumi, and I have been married for 30 years, and we have three daughters and a son-in-law.

FAVORITE SCRIPTURE:

Trust in ADONAI with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight (Proverbs 3:5-6).

WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME?

I like to have guests over for Shabbat dinner, watch the latest K-dramas with Harumi, and go out for dim sum.

WHAT DO YOU LIKE MOST ABOUT WORKING AT TKU?

Love for the Lord, the Jewish people and the Church is part of the DNA of the university.

PUBLICATIONS:

Find a full list of Dr. Rudolph’s publications at www.rabbidavid.net.

Contact Info


david.rudolph@tku.edu
817.722.1795

Education


Ph.D., New Testament

Cambridge University
Cambridge, U.K.

M.A.O.T., Old Testament

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
South Hamilton, MA

M.A.B.L., Biblical Languages

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
South Hamilton, MA

M.T.S., Messianic Jewish Theology

Messiah Biblical Institute
Gaithersburg, MD

B.Th., Pastoral Theology

Messiah Biblical Institute
Gaithersburg, MD