Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

James E. Smith (1)

This page covers the author of The Pentateuch (Old Testament Survey).

For other authors named James E. Smith, see the disambiguation page.

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
838126,365 (3.41)00
No events listed. (add an event)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Country (for map)
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Awards and honors
Short biography
Dr. James E. Smith grew up in a preacher’s home in East Tennessee. He has three brothers who are preachers. Dr. Smith received his education from Cincinnati Bible Seminary and Hebrew Union College--Jewish Institute of Religion. He came to Florida from a teaching position at Cincinnati Bible Seminary to help found Florida Christian College in 1976. Over the years he has served as Academic Dean and most recently as Chairman of the Division of Biblical Studies. Dr. Smith has authored eleven books, the most recent of which is the NIV commentary on 1 & 2 Samuel published by College Press. In addition, Dr. Smith works with his wife Rachel in producing resource materials for the national Bible Bowl and Beginner Bowl programs.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.41)
2 2
3 3
3.5 1
4 4
5 1

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

"James E. Smith" is composed of at least 5 distinct authors, divided by their works. You can edit the division.

Name disambiguation

Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation.


James E. Smith is composed of 7 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 173,946,979 books! | Top bar: Always visible