Joshua Hollmann

  • Joshua Hollmann

Rev. Dr. Joshua Hollmann is associate professor of systematic theology at Concordia University, St. Paul. He earned his Ph.D. in theology from McGill University, and studied at Valparaiso University (B.A.), Concordia Seminary, St. Louis (M.Div.), Hangzhou University, and the University of Cambridge. He is currently writing a second doctoral thesis on Christian-Muslim relations in the external Ph.D. program at Radboud University in the Netherlands. He is author of The Religious Concordance: Nicholas of Cusa and Christian-Muslim Dialogue (Brill, 2017), editor of Nicholas of Cusa and the Making of the Early Modern World (Brill, 2019), and editor of the forthcoming Mystical Theology and Platonism in the Time of Cusanus (Brill, 2023), as well as presently writing books on Nicholas of Cusa, Teresa of Avila, and popular culture and theology. In addition, he has published numerous articles and chapters in books, as well as the entry on Nicholas of Cusa for the Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception (De Gruyter). From 2013-2021, Dr. Hollmann was theology faculty and chair of the theology department (2014-2021) at Concordia College New York, and he has lectured and taught at universities and seminaries in India, Sudan, Canada, Turkey, Haiti, and the Philippines. Dr. Hollmann served as campus chaplain of Concordia College New York (2014-2017), associate pastor at Ascension Lutheran Church, a multicultural Lutheran congregation in Montreal (2005-2009), and from 2009-2021 as sole pastor of Christ Lutheran Church in New York City (Woodside, Queens). He was also Vice President of the Atlantic District of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod for metro New York (2015-2021).