Papademetriou, Kyriakoula

Professor
Office: 
204 (2nd floor, Faculty of Theology building)
Telephone: 
+30 2310 996679
Teaching: 
New Testament: Language, interpretation, and hermeneutics
Research Interests: 
  • New Testament language, Septuagint language, Koine Hellenistic language
  • Biblical Hermeneutics, Hermeneutics, Theories of interpretation
  • Philosophy of language
  • Language and culture
  • Bible and culture
Selected Publications: 
  1. Η χρήση της Κοινής από τον ευ. Λουκά. Μία άδηλη ταυτότητα (The Use of Koine Greek by Luke. An Implicit Identity), Dissertation, University Studio Press, Thessaloniki 2003
  2. Γλώσσα και ερμηνεία της Καινής Διαθήκης. Γλωσσολογικές και θεολογικές ερμηνευτικές δοκιμές (Language and Interpretation of the New Testament. Linguistic and theological exegetical approaches), University Studio Press, Thessaloniki 2004
  3. Ερμηνεύοντας την ειρήνη στην Καινή Διαθήκη. Σύγχρονες ερμηνευτικές προσεγγίσεις (Interpreting Peace in the New Testament. Modern Hermeneutical Approaches), University Studio Press, Thessaloniki 2009
  4. Πριν τη θεωρία. Προδρομική πατερική ερμηνευτική (Before the theory. Forerunner patristic hermeneutics), Pournaras publications, Thessaloniki 2012.
  5. Βιβλικά σημαίνοντα και σημαινόμενα (Biblical signifiers and signified), Pournaras publications, Thessaloniki 2012.
  6. Αριστεία στην προς Φιλιππησίους Επιστολή του απ. Παύλου (Excellence in the Epistle of St Paul to the Philippians), Pournaras publications, Thessaloniki 2012.
  7. «From the arete of the Ancient World to the arête of the New Testament. A Semantic Investigation”, eds. Eb. Bons and J. Joosten, Septuagint Vocabulary. Pre-History, Usage, Reception, Septuagint and Cognate Studies 58, Society of Biblical Literature, Atlanta 2011, 45-63.
  8. «Τό κήρυγμα τοῦ ἀπ. Παύλου πρός τούς Θεσσαλονικεῖς γιά τήν εἰρήνη» (“The preaching of the apostle Paul to the Thessalonians for the peace”), A Testimony to the Nations. A Vigintennial Volume Offered to the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Theology, Thessaloniki 2011, 683-695. 
  9. "The Dynamic Semantic Role of Etymology in the Meaning of Greek Biblical Words. The Case of the word ἐκκλησία", eds. Eberhard Bons, Jan Joosten, Regine Hunziker-Rodewald  (in collab. with Romina Vergari), Biblical Lexicology: Hebrew and Greek. Semantics – Exegesis – Translation, BZAW 443, W. de Gruyter, Berlin 2015: 261-280.
  10. "Η ατέλεστη τελειότητα του Χριστιανού. Μία διακειμενική πορεία της Παύλειας έννοιας" (“The Imperfect Perfection of the Christian: An Inter-textual Itinerary of the Pauline Notion”), Θεολογία 85, 2 (Απρίλιος-Ιούνιος 2014), 123-147.
  11. "The performative meaning of the word παρρησία in the Ancient Greek and in the Greek Bible", eds. Peter-Ben Smit and Eva van Urk, Parrhesia. Ancient and Modern Perspectives on Freedom of Speech, Studies in Theology and Religion 25, Leiden: Brill, 2018, 15-38.