[Fwd: Prof. Hugh Anderson]
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Subject: Prof. Hugh Anderson
Date: 17 Jan 2003 17:13:44 GMT
From: D Mealand <ewnt05@...>
To: "First Century Judaism Discussion Forum" <ioudaios-l@...>
It is with sadness that we report the death earlier this week of Prof.
Anderson, Emeritus Professor of New Testament Language, Literature and
Theology at the University of Edinburgh.
Hugh Anderson's main appointments were at the University of Glasgow, at
University, and at the University of Edinburgh. A distinguished New
Testament Scholar, he began as a teacher of Hebrew, before completing
doctorate in New Testament. His publications include books on the
Historians of Israel, on Jesus, on Mark, on 3 and 4 Maccabees, and on
Christology. He received many invitations as Visiting Professor, and to
and to teach in other contexts also. A man of quiet friendliness and
good humour he often had wise words to offer those around him. He will
The funeral will be at 11 am at Greenbank Church, Edinburgh on Tue 21st
January. It is not yet known if there will be another event later in
year in a University context but it is quite possible that this will be
David Mealand, University of Edinburgh
David L. Mealand * E-mail: D.Mealand@...
Univ. of Edinburgh,Scotland,EH1 2LX * Office tel.:(+44)-131-650-8917 or