• PhD (New Testament and Old Testament & Historical Theology), Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California
  • Certificate in Middle Eastern Studies, Jerusalem University College and Hebrew University, Jerusalem
  • MDiv, Western Seminary, Portland, Oregon
  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Biola University, La Mirada, California


  • Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies, Taylor University
  • Bible Teacher for Taylor University Holy Land Tours
  • Visiting Professor at Jerusalem University College
  • Member of Evangelical Theological Society, Institute for Biblical Research, and Near East Archaeological Society

Selected Publications  Larry Helyer, 2012. The Life and Witness of Peter. Downers Grove, Illinois: InterVarsity Press.

Larry Helyer, 2012. Thomas, Gospel of/Acts of. In Roger E. Hedlund (ed.). Oxford Encyclopaedia of South Asian Christianity. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 689.

Larry Helyer, 2001. The House of Herod. The Sanhedrin. In Daniel Hays and Scott Duvall (eds.). The Baker Handbook to the Bible. Grand Rapids: Baker, 621, 637.

Larry Helyer, 2009. Proclaim it not in the Streets of Ashkelon. In Near East Archaeological Society Bulletin 54, 11–22.

Larry Helyer, 2008. The Book of Revelation for Dummies. Indianapolis: Wiley.

Larry Helyer, 2008. The Witness of Jesus, Paul and John: An Exploration in Biblical Theology. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press.

Teaching and Research Interests

Biblical theology, archaeology and historical geography of Israel, Book of Revelation 

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