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Chungyeol Lim

Adjunct Professor of Master of Arts in Worship Korean Track (New Testament)


Master of Arts in Worship – Korean


Rev. Chungyeol Lim is an Adjunct Professor of the Master of Arts in Worship Korean Track at Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. He was born and raised in South Korea. He is committed to serving the Church and has continued serving Korean local churches through various ministries. In particular, he has extensive experience teaching the Bible in a variety of church contexts. Additionally, he is translating various English academic books and articles into Korean. Chungyeol is married to Sarah and has two children, Heeseong and Grace.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Pauline Letters
  • Pauline Ethics
  • Jewish and Greco-Roman Backgrounds
  • Hermeneutics


Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, IL, USA

PhD candidate (A.B.D.) in New Testament
Dissertation: “In Holiness and Honor: Pauline Sexual Ethics in Light of the Dynamics of Honor and Shame” (Supervisor: Dr. Joshua W. Jipp) in progress

Calvin Theological Seminary, MI, USA

ThM in New Testament

Biblical Theological Seminary, PA, USA

MA in Biblical Studies (NT), Greek Exegesis Award

Chongshin Theological Seminary, South Korea

MDiv, Thesis awarded with distinction

Anyang University, South Korea

BTh, Entered at the top of the class


Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • NT 307K: Gospels and Acts
  • NT 308K: New Testament Letter and Revelation
  • IN 304K: Intro to Biblical Interpretation

Books & Resources

  • Carolyn Osiek, “The Family in Early Christianity: ‘Family Values’ Revisited.” (초기 기독교의 가족: ‘가족의 가치’ 재고). Seoul: rMAENGe Publishers, 2022.
  • Richard B. Hays, “Reading the Bible with Eyes of Faith: The Practice of Theological Exegesis” (왜 신약성경을 연구하는가). Seoul: rMAENGe Publishers, 2022. (공역)
  • Robert M. Grant, David Tracy, A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible: Revised Edition (성경 해석의 역사: 개정 증보판). Seoul: rMAENGe Publishers, 2022. (공역)
  • Kent L. Yinger, The New Perspective on Paul: An Introduction (바울에 관한 새 관점 개요). Seoul: Gameun Publishers, 2022.