Adolph L. Harstad

Professor of Old Testament

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  • B.A. -Northwestern College, Watertown, WI, 1967
  • M.Div.* -Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, WI, 1971
  • M.A. (Hebrew & Semitic Studies) -University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1972

Other Academic Work:

  • Tel-Aviv University, Westminster Seminary,


  • Vicar -Garden Homes Lutheran Church, Milwaukee, WI
  • Pastor -Grace Lutheran Church, Alma, MI, 1972–1980
  • Missionary -Lusaka, Zambia, Africa, 1980–1986
  • Pastor -St. Paul Lutheran Church, Escondido, CA, 1986–1991
  • Professor -Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary, 1991–present

Published Work:

*=The degree awarded was B.D. or Candidate of Theology. Today this degree is called the M.Div.