Agosto, Efrain

Dr. Agosto continues to be sought after as a preacher and pastoral teacher. He is currently a Licensed Minister with the United Church of Christ through the congregation of which he is a member, The First Church of Christ in Hartford.

Dr. Agosto’s scholarship focuses primarily on the Pauline Epistles, with a special interest in the leadership of Paul and others who were serving in ministry in these communities. Among his publications are Servant Leadership: Jesus and Paul (Chalice Press, 2005), and a Spanish-language commentary on I and II Corinthians, Corintios (Augsburg Fortress Press, 2008). He is also interested in how biblical studies impacts contemporary issues. He and colleague Professor Jacqueline Hidalgo of Williams College have co-edited a forthcoming volume, Latinxs, the Bible and Migration (Palgrave Macmillan Press, due out October 2018).

Efrain Agosto
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Field of Study:
New Testament
Department:
Bible