Dr. Darin Land's Publications

Dr. Darin H. Land

Assistant Academic Dean & Professor of New Testament



            Doctor of Philosophy in Theology, June 2007 - Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA    

            Master of Divinity (Equivalency), December 2001 - Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA

           Master of Christian Studies, New Testament, April 2000 - Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia            

           Secondary Teaching Certificate, June 1991 - Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA         

           Bachelor of Arts, Religion/Greek, June 1990 - Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA

            Bachelor of Science, Physics, June 1990 - Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA



Asia Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, Taytay, Philippines:

Professor of New Testament, May 2018–Present

Associate Professor of New Testament, April 2012–2018

Dean of Students, April 2012–June 2014

Officer-in-Charge, April–June 2012, October 2013, March 2014

Assistant Dean of Students, Summer 2011–March 2012

Assistant Professor of New Testament, Summer 2009–March 2012


Free Methodist Church of North America

Asia Regional Assistant for Leadership Development, June 2015–Present

Correspondence Instructor, January 2009–Present

APNTS Myanmar Extension, Yangon, Myanmar - Module Instructor, January–February 2015

APNTS Fiji Extension, Online - Instructor, November 2011–March 2012

Melanesian Nazarene Bible College, Online -Adjunct Professor, June–July 2010

Light & Life Graduate School of Theology, Butuan, Philippines - Module Instructor, June 2010, November 2014

APNTS Papua New Guinea Extension, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea - Module Instructor, April–May 2010

Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA - Adjunct Faculty, 2008–2009

Great Commission School, Lilongwe, Malawi - Module Instructor, Fall 2007                    

Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA - Adjunct Faculty, 2004–2009

Heritage Christian School, Bothell, WA - Math/Science Teacher, 1998–2001                      

Lake Washington High School, Kirkland, WA - Math Teacher, 1994–1995

Quisqueya Christian School, Haiti - Math/Science Teacher, 1991–1994, Summer 1996




 “Remembering” in Global Wesleyan Dictionary of Biblical Theology. Ed. Robert D. Branson. Kansas City, Kansas: Beacon Hill, Forthcoming (Anticipated Fall 2018).


Reboot Your Greek: A Forty-Day New Testament Greek Refresher. Eugene, Ore.: Wipf and Stock, 2018.


Review of Terry, John Mark and J. D. Payne, Developing a Strategy for Missions: A Biblical, Historical, and Cultural Introduction. Journal of Asian Mission 18, no. 2 (2017): 101–105.


 “Response to ‘I’ll Have a Cheeseburger with No Cheese, Please.’ ” Mediator 13, no. 1 (2017): 59–61.


“Postmodernity: An Invitation to Quiet Confidence in Biblical Studies.” Mediator 12 (2017): 81–86.


Review of Yeo, K. K., ed., From Rome to Beijing: Symposia on Robert Jewett’s Commentary on Romans. Journal of Asian Evangelical Theology 19, no. 1 (2015): 109–112.


“What’s New in the New Testament? Scriptural Resources for Orthoprax Innovation in the Church.” Mediator 11 (2015). 11–18.


“Just as He Determines: Spirit Baptism in the New Testament.” In Holy Spirit: Unfinished Business, edited by Johnson T. K. Lim. Singapore: Word N Works, 2015.


Land, Darin H., and Mitchel Modine. Introduction to Biblical Studies. Video Lectures. Taytay, Rizal: WMC, 2014.


“Synthesis Searching: The Continuing Influence of F. C. Baur.” Mediator 10 (2014): 23–55.


Review of Jørgensen, Knud, Equipping for Service: Christian Leadership in Church and Society. Journal of Asian Mission 15, no. 1 (2014): 125-129.


“Give it Away.” Liwanag 3, no. 1 (2012): 3.


“Child Theology and the New Testament.” Presented at the Let the Little Children Come! Theology Forum. Asia Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary. December 2010. [Also published online at http://hcd-alliance.org/resources/research/doc_download /124-child-theology-and-the-new-testament-darin-h-land.]


“Missional Leadership.” Presented at The Master’s Plan Conference. Asia Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, Metro Manila, Philippines. November 2010.


“Incarnational Interpretation: Hearing the Word of God in the New Testament.” Mediator 7 (2009). 70–80.


Review of Hyung Dae Park, Finding Herem? A Study of Luke-Acts in the Light of Herem. Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org], 2009.


The Diffusion of Ecclesiastical Authority: Sociological Dimensions of Leadership in the Book of Acts. Princeton Theological Monograph Series 90. Eugene, Ore.: Pickwick Publications, 2008.


“Computer-Assisted Stylostatistical Analysis for Non-Mathematicians.” Presented at the Computer-Assisted Research Section during the Society of Biblical Literature 2006 Annual Meeting, Washington, D. C. 


“Unicode: The Future of Ancient Typography?” Presented at the Poster Session during the Society of Biblical Literature 2006 Annual Meeting, Washington, D. C.


The Relationship between Ephesians and Colossians: An Examination of the Data and an Evaluation of Different Relationship Models. M.C.S. Thesis. Portland, Ore.: Theological Research Exchange Network, 2000.


Mediator issues edited:

Mediator 13, no. 2 (2018).

Mediator 13, no. 1 (2017).

Mediator 12 (2017).

Mediator 11 (2015).

Mediator 10 (2014).