Faculty at Cornerstone University

John Hilber

Professor of Old Testament


Ph.D., University of Cambridge
Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary
B.S., University of Washington

Biographical Information:

Hilber teaches courses in Hebrew language, Old Testament exegesis and theology, and hermeneutics.

Select Publications

  • 2013 | Psalms, Grand Rapids: Zondervan
  • 2012 |  “Liturgy and Cult, Prophets and,” in Dictionary of the Old Testament: Prophets, Mark J. Boda and J. Gordon McConville (eds.), Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 513-24
  • 2007 | “Cultic Prophecy in Assyria and in the Psalms,” Journal of the American Oriental Society 127: 29-40
  • 2005 | Cultic Prophecy in the Psalms, Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft 352, Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter
  • 1996 | “Theology of Worship in Exodus 24,” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 39: 177-89.

Cultic Prophecy in the Psalms

Select Reviews

  • 2013 | Daniel D. Lowery, Toward a Poetics of Genesis 1–11: Reading Genesis 4:17-22 in Its Near Eastern Context (BBRSup 7; Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2013) in Bulletin for Biblical Research, forthcoming.
  • 2011 | John Day, ed., Prophecy and the Prophets in Ancient Israel: Proceedings of the Oxford Old Testament Seminary (LHBOTS 531; London: T & T Clark, 2010) in Bulletin for Biblical Research 21: 544-46.
  • 2011 | Daniel L. Hawk, Joshua in 3-D: A Commentary on Biblical Conquest and Manifest Destiny (Eugene, OR: Cascade, 2010) in Bulletin for Biblical Research 21: 398-400.
  • 2010 | Miriam von Nordheim, Geboren von der Morgenröte? Psalm 110 in Tradition, Redaktion und Rezeption (WMANT John W. Hilber—Curriculum Vitae, page 2 of 3117; Neukirchener, 2008) in Bulletin for Biblical Research 20: 438-39