Coordinator, Ancient Near Eastern Studies
Professor of Ancient Scripture
Offices: 2015 HRCB (Kennedy Center); 365-F JSB
Phone: 801-422-3359
Twitter: @EricDHuntsman

Current and Future Teaching Schedule

Not teaching Spring or Summer 2014

Fall 2014

  • ANES 201-001: Introduction to Ancient Near Eastern Studies (MWF 11:00-11:50 a.m., 355 MARB)
  • REL A 211-036: New Testament Gospels (MW 5:00-5:50 p.m., 179 JSB)

Classes Taught

Religious Education Courses

  • Rel A 121: Introduction to the Book of Mormon (1 Nephi through Alma 29)
  • Rel A 122: Introduction to the Book of Mormon (Alma 30 through Moroni 10)
  • Rel A 211: The New Testament (Gospels)
  • Rel A 212: The New Testament (Acts, the Epistles, and the Apocalypse)
  • Rel A 301: Old Testament
  • Rel A 302: Old Testament
  • Rel A 314: Historical Background of the Bible

Ancient Near Eastern Studies Courses (ANES): New Testament Greek and Koine Literature

The ANES program, with tracks in Hebrew Bible and Greek New Testament, prepares students for graduate work in biblical and religious studies

Honors Courses

  • Hon P 100: Late Summer Honors - "The Letters of Paul" and "The Lamb and the Lion: The Writings of John"
  • Honrs 201: The Biblical and Classical Roots of Western Civilization

Courses in Classical Studies and Ancient History

Announcements and Upcoming Events

Recent Lectures

September 12: “Sitting at the Feet of Jesus,” Time Out for Women, Denver

August 18-21 “Worship: Encountering and Being Transformed by God,” BYU Education Week

August 17 “LDS Christology and the Gospel of John,” BYU Education Week

August 5-11 Aspen Grove Family Camp

April 22: “Grateful for Grace: Appreciating the Saving and Transforming Power of Jesus Christ,” YSA 18th Stake Fireside

April 30: Womens Conference 2015 "Wells of Trust Fanning Flames of Faith"

May 8–9:   “The Search for the ‘Real’ Jesus of Nazareth: The Jesus of Faith, History, and Revelation,” Miller-Eccles Study Group, Fullerton and La Cañada, California

Upcoming Lectures

September 24 Second John A. Widtsoe Symposium, “Religion in the Public Square,” 7:00-9:00, tutor Center Ballroom, USC, Los Angeles (with the following link:

October 9 “The Footsteps of Jesus: Remembering His Miracles,” Cruise Lady Learn Our Religion Series, 7:00, 9118 S Redwood, West Jordan

November 8: “Sitting at the Feet of Jesus,” Time Out for Women, St. George

November 14: “Sitting at the Feet of Jesus,” Time Out for Women, Portland