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Instructor: Gail R. O’Day

Gail O'Day is the Dean and Professor of New Testament and Preaching at Wake Forest School of Divinity. O'Day's scholarly research focuses on the Gospel of John, the Bible and preaching, and the history of biblical interpretation. She has written a number of books and articles, including the commentary on the Gospel of John in The New Interpreters Bible (1996) and Preaching the Revised Common Lectionary: A Guide(Abingdon Press, 2007). She is editor or co-editor of several volumes, including the Oxford Access Bible (Revised Edition Oxford University Press 2011), and the Theological Bible Commentary (Westminster John Knox Press, 2009). O'Day was the editor of the Journal of Biblical Literature from 1999-2006 and is currently General Editor of the Society of Biblical Literature book series, Early Christianity and its Literature. She is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ.