Dr. Andrew E. Hill, Ph.D.

DWS 701: The Biblical Foundations and Historical Development of Christian Worship

Andrew Hill is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois. His graduate training includes a M.Div. with Christian Education emphasis from Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary, and a M.A. and Ph.D. in Near Eastern Studies from the University of Michigan. He is the author of numerous articles and several books, including A Survey of the Old Testament (with J. H. Walton), Old Testament Today (with J. H. Walton), 1 & 2 Chronicles (NIV Application Commentary), Minor Prophets (with R. D. Patterson, Cornerstone Biblical Commentary), Malachi (Anchor Bible Commentary), and Haggai, Zechariah and Malachi (Tyndale OT Commentary).

He has been affiliated with Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies since 1999 as co-instructor in DWS 701The Biblical Foundations and Historical Development of Christian Worship. He is the author of Enter His Courts with Praise!. Other worship studies related publications, include: a contributor to The Complete Library of Christian Worship (Vol. 1: The Biblical Foundations of Worship); a contributor to the Praise and Worship Study Bible and to The Renovaré Spiritual Formation Bible; “Prayer in the Minor Prophets” (pp. 69-86 in Praying with Ancient Israel edited by P. G. Camp and T. Longman); “Depending Upon God Alone: Leadership in Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi” (pp. 213-33 in Biblical Leadership: Theology for the Everyday Leader, edited by B. K. Forrest and L. Roden); and “Restoring Proper Relationship with Yahweh: Worship in the Postexilic Minor Prophets” (pp. 313-21 in Biblical Worship: Theology for God’s Glory, edited by Benjamin K. Forest, Walter C. Kaiser, Jr., and Vernon M. Whaley).


  • M.Div. with Christian Education emphasis, Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary
  • M.A. in Near Eastern Studies, University of Michigan
  • Ph.D. in Near Eastern Studies, University of Michigan