Daniel B. Wallace

Dr. Wallace, a fourth-generation Californian, is a member of the Society of New Testament Studies, the Institute for Biblical Research, the Society of Biblical Literature, the American Society of Papyrologists, and the Evangelical Theological Society (of which he was president in 2016). He has been a consultant for several Bible translations. He has written, edited, or contributed to more than three dozen books, and has published articles in New Testament Studies, Novum Testamentum, Biblica, Westminster Theological Journal, Bulletin of Biblical Review, the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, and several other peer-reviewed journals. His Exegetical Syntax of the New Testament is the standard intermediate Greek grammar and has been translated into more than a half-dozen languages. He is the executive director of the Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts (csntm.org), an institute whose initial purpose is to preserve Scripture by taking digital photographs of all known Greek New Testament manuscripts. In the process CSNTM staff have discovered over ninety New Testament manuscripts throughout the world. He and his wife, Pati, have four sons, three daughters-in-law, three granddaughters, one grandson, and one Labrador.

Daniel B. Wallace’s Journal Articles

  • “Granville Sharp’s Rule: A Rejoinder to Stan Porter.” JETS (56:1). 2013. 101-106.
  • “Sharp’s Rule Revisited: A Response to Stanley Porter.” JETS (56:1). 2013. 79-91.
  • “Bruce Metzger: In Memoriam.” Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society (153:4). 2009. 489-93.
  • “Challenges in New Testament Textual Criticism for the Twenty-First Century.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (25). 2009. 79-100.
  • “Sharp, Granville.” International Encyclopedia of Social Sciences 2008.
  • “The Gospel according to Bart: A Review Article of Misquoting Jesus by Bart Ehrman.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (49). 2006. 327-49.
  • “The Uneasy Conscience of a Non-Charismatic Evangelical.” Who’s Afraid of the Holy Spirit? An investigation into the Ministry of the Spirit of God Today 2005.
  • “The Witness of the Spirit in Romans 8:16: Interpretation and Implications.” Who’s Afraid of the Holy Spirit? An investigation into the Ministry of the Spirit of God Today 2005.
  • “The Textual Basis of New Testament Translation.” The Essential Evangelical Parallel Bible 2004.
  • “Greek Grammar and the Personality of the Holy Spirit.” Bulletin for Biblical Research (13.1). 2003. 97-125.
  • “The Textual Basis of New Testament Translation.” The Oxford Parallel New Testament 2003.
  • “Innovations in Text and Translation of the NET Bible, New Testament.” Bible Translator (Ja, Jl Technical Papers) (52:3). 2001. 335-349.
  • “Was Junia Really an Apostle? A Reexamination of Romans 16:7.” JBMW (6:2). 2001. 4-11.
  • “Was Junia Really an Apostle? a Re-examination of Rom 16.7.” New Testament Studies (47:1). 2001. 76-91.
  • “An Open Letter regarding the NET Bible, New Testament.” Notes on Translation (14.3). 2000. 1-8.
  • “Granville Sharp : A Model of Evangelical Scholarship and Social Activism.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (41). 1998. 591-613.
  • Review of “Studies in the Theory and Method of New Testament Textual Criticism.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (41). 1998. 129-129.
  • “Review of Studies in the Theory and Method of New Testament Textual Criticism.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (41). 1998. 129.
  • “Crisis of the Word: A Message to Pastors and Would-be Pastors.” Conservative Theological Journal (1). 1997. 107-115.
  • “Review of Levels of Constituent Structure in New Testament Greek.” Critical Review of Books in Religion (9). 1996. 249-251.
  • Review of “Levels of Constituent Structure in New Testament Greek.” Critical Review of Books in Religion (9). 1996. 249-251.
  • “Historical Revisionism and the Majority Text Theory : The Cases of F H A Scrivener and Herman C Hoskier.” New Testament Studies (41). 1995. 280-285.
  • “Who’s Afraid of the Holy Spirit? The Uneasy Conscience of a Noncharismatic Evangelical.” Christianity Today (38). 1994. 34-38.
  • “A Review of The Earliest Gospel Manuscript? by Carsten Peter Thiede.” Bibliotheca Sacra (151). 1994. 350-354.
  • “The Majority-Text Theory : History, Methods and Critique.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (37). 1994. 185-215.
  • “7Q5 : The Earliest NT Papyrus?.” Westminster Theological Journal (56:1). 1994. 173-180.
  • “Reconsidering “The Story of Jesus and the Adulteress Reconsidered”.” New Testament Studies (39). 1993. 290-296.
  • “The Majority Text and the Original Text : Are They Identical?.” Bibliotheca Sacra (148). 1991. 151-169.
  • “Inspiration, Preservation, and New Testament Textual Criticism.” Grace Theological Journal (12). 1991. 21-50.
  • “Inspiration, Preservation, and New Testament Textual Criticism.” New Testament Essays in Honor of Homer A. Kent, Jr. 1991. 69-102.
  • “A Textual Problem in 1 Thessalonians 1:10 : Ek Tēs Orgēs Vs Apo Tēs Orgēs.” Bibliotheca Sacra (147). 1990. 470-479.
  • “John 5,2 and the Date of the Fourth Gospel.” Biblica (71:2). 1990. 177-205.
  • Review of “The Gospel According to Saint Luke, Pt 1: , Chapters 1-12.” Bibliotheca Sacra (147). 1990. 121-123.
  • Review of “The Gospel According to Saint Luke, Pt 2: Chapters 13-24.” Bibliotheca Sacra (147). 1990. 121-123.
  • “Galatians 3:19-20 : A Crux Interpretum for Paul’s View of the Law.” Westminster Theological Journal (52:2). 1990. 225-245.
  • “jOrgivzesqe in Ephesians 4:26: Command or Condition?.” Christianity Today (4:Best in Theology). 1990. 57-74.
  • “Some Second Thoughts on the Majority Text.” Bibliotheca Sacra (146). 1989. 270-290.
  • “Orgizesthe in Ephesians 4:26 : Command or Condition?.” Criswell Theological Review (3). 1989. 353-372.
  • “The Majority Text : A New Collating Base?.” New Testament Studies (35:4). 1989. 609-618.
  • Review of “The Text of the New Testament: An Introduction to the Critical Editions.” Bibliotheca Sacra (145). 1988. 467-468.
  • Review of “Logical Criticisms of Textual Criticism.” Bibliotheca Sacra (145). 1988. 469-469.
  • Review of “The Majority Text: Essays and Reviews in the Continuing Debate.” Bibliotheca Sacra (145). 1988. 469-470.
  • Review of “The Text of the New Testament: An Introduction to the Critical Editions.” Grace Theological Journal (9). 1988. 279-285.
  • Review of “What Are They Saying about Mark.” Grace Theological Journal (9). 1988. 294-295.
  • “[Forty Articles].” Nelson’s Illustrated Bible Dictionary 1986.
  • “The Semantics and Exegetical Significance of the Object – Complement Construction in the New Testament.” Grace Theological Journal (6:1). 1985. 91-112.
  • “The Relation of Adjective to Noun in Anarthrous Constructions in the New Testament.” Novum Testamentum (26). 1984. 128-167.
  • “The Semantic Range of the Article-noun-kai-noun Plural Construction in the New Testament.” Grace Theological Journal (4:1). 1983. 59-84.
  • “Prayer of the Seminarian.” Wittenburg Door (54). 1980. 25.
  • “Choosing a Bible Translation.” Bible Study Magazine 1753. 23–26.

Daniel B. Wallace’s Books

Daniel B. Wallace’s Contributions

Dr. Daniel Wallace, senior research professor of New Testament Studies at DTS

Christ at the Center – A Bibliology Grounded in Christology

Dr. Dan Wallace, senior research professor of New Testament, offers Bumper Sticker Theology Part Two, discussing…
September 15, 2020
Dr. Bock and guests recording The Table podcast

How Is a Bible Translated?

In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock interacts with a special panel of contributors to the recent…
November 26, 2019
Dr. Bock and guests recording The Table podcast

Cultural Engagement: The NET Bible Panel

Dr. Darrell Bock, executive director for Cultural Engagement at the Hendricks Center, talks with contributors to…
September 5, 2019
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An Excruciating Gift

Dr. Daniel Wallace, senior research professor of New Testament Studies, reminds believers how the past death…
February 14, 2019
Dr. Bock and guest recording The Table podcast

Reliability of the New Testament

In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Dan Wallace discuss the reliability of the New…
October 17, 2017
Dr. Wallace seated at his desk surrounded by books

Dr. Daniel Wallace Digitizes Ancient Manuscripts

Dr. Dan Wallace (ThM, 1979/PhD, 1995) has shared his love and knowledge of New Testament Greek…
November 18, 2014

Novum Testamentum Graecum: Editio Critica Maior

Edited by das Institut für neutestamentliche Textforschung/the Institute for New Testament Textual Research
German Bible Society

A User’s Guide to the Nestle-Aland 28 Greek New Testament

David Trobisch
Society of Biblical Literature

How a Surf Bum Learned to Trust the Bible

Dr. Wallace, a former surfer and pastor with more than twenty books to his credit, teaches…
May 1, 2014

Bumper Sticker Theology, Part 1

Dr. Daniel Wallace, Professor of New Testament Studies, DTS, explains that Christian leaders need to know…
May 1, 2012

Dr. Wallace: Earliest Manuscript of the New Testament Discovered?

In a recent debate Dan Wallace mentioned the discovery of papyri that might date back to…
February 9, 2012

Faculty Forum: What Are People Saying about Jesus?

Select faculty discuss contemporary trends in culture and theology. Today's guests are Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr.…
September 21, 2007

Misquoting Jesus?

Click here to read this article by Dr. Daniel Wallace (ThM, 1975; PhD, 1995) and click…
July 7, 2006
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