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Dr. Deirdre Good

Holy Scripture

Dr. Deirdre Good is a Canon and friend in the Diocese of Central Pennsylvania. She has most recently been theologian in residence at Trinity Wall Street (2016-2018) and was Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Drew University from 2016-2017. Prior to her position at Drew, Dr. Good left her position as the academic dean at General Theological Seminary in New York City where she was on the faculty at General from 1986-2015 as Professor of New Testament. She is a graduate of the University of St. Andrews, Cambridge University, Union Theological Seminary, and Harvard University Divinity School, where she completed her doctoral studies. Dr. Good is the author of many scholarly articles and the author and co-author of numerous books, including Jesus’ Family Values, Jesus the Meek King, and Mariam, the Magdalen, and the Mother. Her latest book, Courage Beyond Fear: Re-Formation in Theological Education co-edited with Katie Day, will be published by Wipf & Stock in 2018.