Revd. Dr. Peter  Naylor

Professor of Old Testament Exegesis and Chair of Biblical Studies


Peter Naylor (BA, University of Wales, Cardiff; DPhil, Oxford University) is the founding minister of Immanuel Presbyterian Church in Cardiff (Evangelical Presbyterian Church in England and Wales). He taught Old Testament Exegesis at the Evangelische Theologische Faculteit, Leuven (1987-1990) and Old Testament and Ecclesiology at Wales Evangelical School of Theology (1999-2010). He is also the editor of the EPCEW’s magazine, the Presbyterian Network.


  • The Language of Covenant: A Structural Analysis of the Semantic Field of Berit in Biblical Hebrew, with Particular Reference to the Book of Genesis (Oxford University DPhil, 1980)

  • “Numbers,” The New Bible Commentary (21st century edition) (IVP 1994)

  • “The Church’s Mission: Sent to ‘Do Justice’ in the World?’” in Engaging with Keller (Evangelical Press, 2013)