What Is Holiness According to the Bible?


What is holiness according to the Bible? How is God holy, and what does holiness have to do with identity? How does holiness make sense in the Old Testament and New Testament context? Dr. John Oswalt answers these important questions.

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Dr. John Oswalt is Visiting Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at Asbury Theological Seminary. His expertise is in Old Testament studies, Hebrew language, and Hebrew religion. His writings have appeared in Bible encyclopedias, scholarly journals and popular religious periodicals, and is a leading scholar on the book of Isaiah. He is married to the former Karen Kennedy, and they have three children and two grandchildren.



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