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Bengt Vilhelm Holmberg

Bengt Vilhelm Holmberg, Swedish theologian, educator. Certified minister Lutheran Church of Sweden, 66. Member of Royal Society Humanities, Stud. Novi Testament Society (board directors since 2001).

Background

  • Holmberg, Bengt Vilhelm was born on June 10, 1942 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Tage and Inger Holmberg.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Divinity, Lund University, Sweden, 1965. Doctor Theology, University Lund, 1978.

    Career

    • Pastor, director Laurentiistiftelsen, Lund, 1973—1979. Teacher Lutheran Theological College, Makumira, Tanzania, 1979—1983, head Biblical studies department Tajikistan, 1989—1992. Docent New Testament studies University Lund, 1984—1989, senior lecturer New Testament, 1992—2000, professor New Testament studies, since 2000, dean theological faculty, since 2003.

      Vice rector Tantur Ecumenical Institute, Jerusalem, 1996—1999.

    Major achievements

    • Certified minister Lutheran Church of Sweden, 66.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member of Royal Society Humanities, Stud. Novi Testament Society (board directors since 2001).

    Connections

    • Married Solweig Anna Maria Johansson, November 23, 1963. Children: Charlotta, Andreas, Rebecka, Katarina.
    • father: Tage Holmberg
    • mother: Inger Holmberg
    • spouse: Solweig Anna Maria Johansson
    • children: Charlotta Holmberg
    • Andreas Holmberg
    • Rebecka Holmberg
    • Katarina Holmberg
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    Born June 10, 1942
    (age 75)
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    • 1965
      Lund University
    • 1978
      University Lund
    • 1979 - 1983
      teacher, Lutheran Theological College
    • 2003
      docent, New Testament studies University Lund
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