Dr Erin Heim

Research Interests

  • Biblical Studies: New Testament
  • Pauline Literature
  • New Testament Metaphors
  • Theological Interpretation of Scripture

External Engagement

Erin is on the board of Logia, an initiative of the Logos Institute for Analytical and Exegetical Theology, which seeks to support women who are considering pursuing postgraduate Divinity education or who are already students or staff at this level.


Website: https://onscript.study/

X (Twitter): @Doctrixerinheim

Select Publications

“In Him and Through Him from the Foundation of the World: Adoption and Christocentric Anthropology.”

Edited by: Torrance, A, McCall, T
2018 | Chapter | Christ and the Created Order Perspectives from Theology, Philosophy, and Science

Theological Historiography in Practice

2017 | Journal article | Criswell Theological Review

Adoption in Galatians and Romans Contemporary Metaphor Theories and the Pauline Huiothesia Metaphors

Heim, E
2017 | Book

The Inward Groaning of Adoption (Rom 8:12–25): Recovering the Pauline Adoption Metaphor for Mothers in the Adoption Triad.

Edited by: Stovell, B
2016 | Chapter | Making Sense of Motherhood Biblical and Theological Perspectives

Paths Beyond Tracing Out: The Hermeneutics of Metaphor and Theological Method

Edited by: Crisp, O, Sanders, F
2016 | Chapter | The Voice of God in the Text of Scripture