Chauncey Diego Francisco Handy

PhD Student | Biblical Studies (Hebrew Bible/Old Testament)

Chauncey Diego Francisco Handy
Biblical Studies

Chauncey is a 3rd year doctoral student from Bellingham, WA. He received a MDiv from Duke Divinity School in 2015 and went on to receive a MA in Bible from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem in 2017. His doctoral work in the Pentateuch focuses on the role Deuteronomy plays in shaping Israelite ethnic identity and his research interests include literary theory, redaction criticism, archaeology, theological interpretation, and critical theory. In his free time, Chauncey enjoys fly fishing, going to the theatre, and trying new recipes.

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Senior Pastor, Asbury United Methodist Church, Atlantic City, NJ

Latasha Milton, Class of 2018

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