Henry Reitz

Henry W. Rietz ’89

Department chair of Religious Studies
Offices, Departments, or Centers: Religious Studies , American Studies ,

Henry W. Morisada Rietz is a Professor of Religious Studies at Grinnell College and an alumnus of the College. He received his M.Div. and his Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from Princeton Theological Seminary and is the associate editor of the Princeton Theological Seminary Dead Sea Scrolls Project. His research interests revolve around three poles, Early Judaism - especially Dead Sea Scrolls, Early Christianity, and contextual biblical interpretation, especially in Asian American contexts from a "hapa" perspective. His regular cycle of courses include Religion in “America”, Hebrew Bible, Christian Scriptures, and Religion Is Everywhere (Religion and Popular Culture).

Education and Degrees

B.A. - Grinnell College (1989) M.Div. - Princeton Theological Seminary. Ph.D. - Princeton Theological Seminary.

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