John J. Yeo

Dr. John J. Yeo

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Professor of Old Testament, faculty:y

B.A., Biola University,
M.A., Westminster Theological Seminary in California,
Th.M., Fuller Theological Seminary,
Ph.D., University of St. Michael’s College (University of Toronto),

Dr. Yeo is currently Professor of Old Testament at Southern California Seminary. He received his Ph.D. in Old Testament from the University of St. Michael’s College, a member school of the Toronto School of Theology and the University of Toronto. He has been a teaching assistant at Wycliffe College, University of Toronto, and has taught several Old Testament courses at RTS Washington D.C.

He received his undergraduate training in Christian Education from Biola University which he applied as a youth and college pastor among Korean-American young people for ten years in Southern California. He obtained his M.A. in Biblical Studies from Westminster Seminary in California and his Th.M. in Old Testament at Fuller Seminary.

With a strong interest in the Old Testament scholarship of Old Princeton Seminary, he furthered his studies in both the Old Testament and the Old Princetonians as a Ph.D. student at Wycliffe College, University of Toronto. His dissertation traces the Old Testament scholarship of Westminster Theological Seminary from 1929 to 1998, specifically looking at how each successive generation within the Westminster school interacted with the challenges of historical-critical scholarship.

He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Society of Biblical Literature. Dr. Yeo was ordained as a Teaching Elder within the PCA and has served as an assistant pastor in various churches in Northern Virginia and Southern California.

Areas of Interest

Old Testament;

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