Christopher Lortie, Ph.D.
Address 10 College Crescent, Otterburne, MB, R0A 1G0
Office 3A32
Phone 1-431-815-4317

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Christopher Lortie, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biblical Studies

Fall 2021

  • 111.11 Introduction to Christian Theology
  • 125.21 The Former Prophets
  • 411.41 Pastoral Theology

Winter 2022

  • 154.10 Reading the Bible in the Christian Tradition
  • 112.32 New Testament Theology: Sermon on the Mount
  • 116.31 Special Studies in Theology

Summer 2022

  • 124.31 Psalms

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg (DE)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Old Testament

McMaster Divinity College (ON)

Master’s Degree (M.A.), Biblical Studies

Tyndale University College (ON)

Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) (Hons.), Religious Studies



  • Providence University College, Faculty (since 2017)


  • Horizon College & Seminary (Saskatoon, SK), Adjunct Professor (2014-2017)
  • Emmanuel Baptist Church (Saskatoon, SK), Pastor of The Connection (2013-2017)

Professional Associations

  • Society of Biblical Literature
  • Canadian Society of Biblical Studies
  • International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies


  • International Graduate Academy Doctoral Scholarship (LGFG), Freiburg, Germany, 2010-2013.
  • Dr. John McNicol Memorial Award in Biblical Studies, Tyndale University College, 2004.


Peer-Reviewed Publications

Dictionary Articles

  • “Frame to Happy, see Blessed” in Expository Dictionary of Old Testament and New Testament Words. Edited by Tremper Longman III and Mark Strauss. Grand Rapids: Baker Books (Submitted).

Book Reviews

  • “Gospel Jesuses and Other Nonhumans” by Stephen D. Moore in Catholic Biblical Quarterly (2020).
  • “Studien zum Alten Testament im Neuen Testament” by Thomas Hieke in Review of Biblical Literature (2019).

Academic Presentations

  • “The use of LXX Joel 2:28–32 (HB 3:1–5) in Peter’s Acts Sermon (Acts 2:14–41).” Canadian Society of Biblical Studies, General Programme 2018 (University of Regina, Regina, SK).
  • “Choosing the Correct Tools: Interpreting and Communicating the Text of the Old Testament/Hebrew Bible.” Milestones Conference 2011 (International Graduate Academy: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg).
  • “Writing Clearly and Pursuing Traditions: Translation, Tradition, and Interpretation of Habakkuk 1–2. Milestones Conference 2010 (International Graduate Academy: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany).
  • “Boundaries in the Book of Ezra.” Milestones Conference 2009 (International Graduate Academy: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany).
  • “These are the Days of the Prophets.” Canadian Society of Biblical Studies, General Programme 2008 (University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC).
  • “Divine, Imperial, and Communal Authorization: The Function of the Law in Ezra 7-10.” Theological Research Seminar 2007 (McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton, ON).

Workshops & Presentations