He is now retired and engaged in research and writing at his home. He also is involved in teaching an occasional module, teaching and preaching in local churches. He and his wife are members of Grace Baptist Church in Chattanooga, TN.
Employment: Temple Baptist Seminary, 1972--2005 1815 Union Ave.; Chattanooga, TN 37404 Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament
Academic background: Ph.D. Hebrew and Cognate Languages, Dropsie University, 1969 M.Div. Los Angeles Baptist Theological Seminary, 1957 B.S. Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1947
Academic Organizations: Tau Beta Pi, an Engineering Honor Society Eta Kappa Nu, an Electrical Engineering Honor Society
Professional Organizations: Evangelical Theological Society; American Oriental Society; Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society of North America; Biblical Archaeology Society; Society of Biblical Literature
Journal Articles: 1. "An Algorithm for Generating Hebrew Words," Computer Studies in the Humanities and Verbal Behavior, Vol. 1, No. 2, August, 1968. 2. "An Algorithm for Analyzing Hebrew Words," Computer Studies in the Humanities and Verbal Behavior, Vol. 2, No. 3, 1969. 3. "The Excellent Heritage of the English Bible," The Fundamentalist Journal, November, 1983. 4. "Rosh Was an Ancient Land Known to Ezekiel," Grace Theological Journal, Spring 1985. 5. "A Computer Aid for Textual Criticism," Grace Theological Journal, Spring, 1987. 6. "A Computer-Aided Textual Commentary on the Book of Philippians," Grace Theological Journal, Fall, 1987.
Books: 1. The New King James Version, (Thomas Nelson, 1982), executive editor of the Old Testament. 2. God's Wisdom for Daily Living (Thomas Nelson, 1984). 3. "Samaria," chapter in Major Cities of Bible Times, ed. R. K. Harrison(Thomas Nelson, 1985). 4. Complete Equivalence in Bible Translation (Thomas Nelson, 1987). 5. The Syntax of Masoretic Accents in the Hebrew Bible (Edwin Mellen Press, 1990). 6. A Concordance of the Accents in the Hebrew Bible, 5 Vols. (Mellen Biblical Press, 1995). 7. Contributor to The Old Testament Hebrew-English Dictionary (Springfield, MO: World Library Press, Inc., 1995-98). 8. Contributor to The New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology and Exegesis (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996). 9. Translator and Section Editor for the Holman Christian Standard Bible (Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2001-4). 10. King James Onlyism: A New Sect (Chattanooga, TN: James D. Price, Publisher, 2006). 11. A Theory of Bible Translation: An Optimal Equivalence Model
(Edwin Mellen Press, 2008)
Government Research Project:
A Computerized Phrase-Structure Grammar of Modern Hebrew, 4 vols.(Philadelphia: Franklin Research Laboratories, Report No. F-C2585, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Education, Institute of International Affairs, June, 1971).
James D. Price 2102 Colonial Parkway Drive Chattanooga, TN 37421-3309 e-mail: email@example.com