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Bengt Vilhelm Holmberg

educator , theologian

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.

Achievements

  • Certified minister Lutheran Church of Sweden, 66.

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