Donald Juel
Born (1942-03-04) March 4, 1942 (age 78)
DiedFebruary 23, 2003(2003-02-23) (aged 60)
Academic background
Alma materYale University
Thesis (1973)
Academic work
DisciplineNew Testament scholar

Donald Harrisville Juel (March 4, 1942 – February 23, 2003) was an American educator and New Testament scholar.[1]

Donald Harrisville Juel was born in Alton, Illinois. His education included B.A. from St. Olaf College (1964), B.D. from Luther Seminary (1968), and Ph.D. in New Testament from Yale University (1973).[2]

He was Richard J. Dearborn Professor of New Testament Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary from 1995 until his death. He had previously taught at Indiana University (1972–1974) and had served as Professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary (1978 to 1995).[3]

Juel was a member of the Society for the Study of the New Testament and the Society of Biblical Literature. In 2005, a Festschrift was published in his memory. Edited by Beverly Roberts Gaventa and Patrick D. Miller, The Ending of Mark and the Ends of God consists of reflections on and responses to an article that Juel had written on the ending of Mark's gospel.(Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press. ISBN 978-0664227395)[4]

Selected Works


  1. ^ Shane Berg (Winter 2011). "Remembering Donald Juel" (PDF). Inshire. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 4, 2016. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  2. ^ Berg, Shane. "Remembering Donald Juel" (PDF). Princeton Theological Seminary. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 24, 2015. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
  3. ^ Kari Aanestad (Fall 2011). "Donald Juel, the treasure of the church". Luther Seminary. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  4. ^ "The Donald H. Juel Manuscript Collection. Special Collections". Princeton Theological Seminary Library. Retrieved April 15, 2016.