Paul J. Achtemeier (1927-2013) was Herbert Worth and Annie H. Jackson Professor of Biblical Interpretation Emeritus at Union Theological Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. He served as the president of both the Society of Biblical Literature and the Catholic Biblical Association. He authored a number of books, including 1 Peter (Hermeneia) and, with Elizabeth Achtemeier, The Old Testament Roots of Our Faith, and was the general editor for the Harper Bible Dictionary.
Paul J. Achtemeier currently resides in the state of Virginia.
Paul J. Achtemeier has published or released items in the following series...
Hermeneia: A Critical & Historical Commentary on the Bible
Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching & Preaching