Bruce Baloian, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Biblical and Religious Studies

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Bruce Baloian, PhD, wrote Anger in the Old Testament and has authored several articles for the New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology & Exegesis, among other writings that focus on the Old Testament. He has also guest lectured on the Old Testament for many organizations.


  • PhD, Religion in Old Testament, Claremont Graduate School
  • MA, Old Testament, Claremont Graduate School
  • MDiv, Fuller Theological Seminary
  • BA, Westmont College


  • Ordained, Evangelical Church Alliance

Academic Area

  • School of Theology


  • Biblical Studies
  • Old Testament Theology (Anger, The Holy Spirit, Anthropomorphism)

Courses Taught

  • UBBL 100 – Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy
  • UBBL 310 – I and II Samuel
  • UBBL 312 – Hebrew Prophets II
  • UBBL 330 – Life and Teachings of Jesus
  • UBBL 460 – Theology of the Old Testament