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Revd Professor William Horbury FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Fellow of Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader in Divinity, University of Cambridge, 1984 - 1998
  • Professor of Jewish and Early Christian Studies, University of Cambridge, 1998
  • Fellow of Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1998


Jews and Christians in contact and controversy 1998

Jewish messianism and the cult of Christ 1998

Christianity in ancient Jewish tradition 1999

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The Old Testament; theory and practice of biblical interpretation, biblical ethics, history of the Old and New Testament canons, and prophecy in ancient Israel.

Professor Carole Hillenbrand

Islamic history 1050-1250, especially Iran and Syria; Muslim perspectives of the crusades, the scholar al-Ghazali and the caliphate.

Professor Julius Lipner

Sanskritic Hindu thought, including classical Vedanta, and 19th-century Bengal; comparative study, with special reference to Hinduism and Indian Christianity