Publications

Books

Communication, Pedagogy, and the Gospel of Mark. E. Shively and G. Van Oyen, eds. Society of Biblical Literature Resources for Biblical Studies 83. Atlanta: SBL Press, 2016.

Apocalyptic Imagination in the Gospel of Mark: The Literary and Theological Role of Mark 3:22-30. BZNW 189. Berlin: de Gruyter, 2012.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

‘Recognizing Penguins: Audience Expectation, Cognitive Genre Theory, and the Ending of Mark’s Gospel,’ Catholic Biblical Quarterly, Forthcoming in 2017.

‘What Type of Resistance? How Apocalyptic Discourse Functions as Social Discourse in Mark’s Gospel,’ Journal for the Study of the New Testament 37 (2015): 381-406.

‘Cultivating Imagination in Biblical Interpretation: A Classroom Exercise,’ in Practical Matters: A Transdisciplinary Multimedia Journal of Practical Theology and Religious Practices. Issue 1: Imagination. (2009). Online: www.practicalmatters.org.

Book Chapters

‘Mark,’ in Oxford Handbook of New Testament Rhetoric. Edited by Mark Given. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Forthcoming in 2018.

‘Apocalyptic and the Kingdom in Mark 3:7-35,’ in Reading Mark in Context: Jesus and Second Temple Judaism. Edited by B. C. Blackwell, J. K. Goodrich, and J. Matson. Grand Rapids: Zondervan. Forthcoming in 2018.

‘The σῶμα and the Transformation of Persons in the Letter to the Romans,’ in The Crucified Apostle: Essays on Peter and Paul. T.A. Wilson and P. R. House, eds. WUNT 2. Mohr Siebeck: Tübingen. Forthcoming in 2017.

‘Introduction: Recovering the Relationship between Research and Teaching,’ pages 1-9 in Communication, Pedagogy, and the Gospel of Mark. E. Shively and G. Van Oyen, eds. Society of Biblical Literature Resources for Biblical Studies 83. Atlanta: SBL Press, 2016.

‘Characterizing the Non-Human: Satan in the Gospel of Mark,’ in Character Studies and the Gospel of Mark. C. Skinner and M. Hauge, eds. Library of New Testament Studies. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2014.

‘The Story Matters: Solving the Problem of the Parables in Mark 3:22-30.’ Pages 122-44 in Between Author and Audience in Mark: Narration, Characterization, Interpretation. Edited by E. S. Malbon. Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2009.

Short Articles and Reviews

‘Why Jesus has come: Mark 1:23-26’, Devotions on the Greek New Testament: 52 Reflections to Inspire and Instruct, Vol. 2. Edited by Paul Jackson. Forthcoming in 2017.

‘May your kingdom come: Matthew 6:9-10’, Devotions on the Greek New Testament: 52 Reflections to Inspire and Instruct, Vol. 2. Edited by Paul Jackson. Forthcoming in 2017.

Review of Nicholas P. Lunn, The Original Ending of Mark: A New Case for the Authenticity of Mark 16:9-20,Review of Biblical Literature, Forthcoming in 2017.

Review of C. Clifton Black, The Disciples According to Mark: Markan Redaction in Current Debate, 2d ed. Expository Times. 125 (2014): 248-49.

Review of K. R. Iverson and C. W. Skinner, eds. Mark as Story: Retrospect and Prospect. JETS (2012): 854-57.

Review of M. Tait, Jesus, The Divine Bridegroom in Mark 2:18-22: Mark’s Christology Upgraded. Catholic Biblical Quarterly. 74 (2012): 832-34.

Dr. Shively is also a frequent contributor to workingpreacher.org.