Ali Robinson

Ali Robinson

BCA, BTh(Hons), PhD
Associate Lecturer in New Testament Studies

In 2016 Ali completed her PhD at Macquarie University on the Epistle of Jude under the supervision of Prof. Larry Welborn and Dr. Stephen Llewelyn. Prior to this Ali undertook her Honours (BTh) at Charles Sturt University through St Mark’s Theological College with Prof. John Painter. She also did Theological study at SMBC and Wesley Institute. Ali has a strong interest in the General Epistles, Greco-Roman Rhetoric, Invective, Second Temple Judaism and Biblical Greek. In her current research she is looking at harsh rhetoric in 2 Peter and the Gospel of Matthew. She is also working on a project which will help the general reader engage with the book of Jude.



Jude on the Attack: A Comparative Analysis of the Epistle of Jude, Jewish Judgment Oracles and Greco-Roman Invective. LNTS Series 581 (T&T Clark, 2018). Reviewed by Peter H. Davids, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2019). 


“Does John 8:44 Imply that the Devil has a Father?” Novum Testamentum 60/1 (2018), 14–23. [Co-published with Stephen Llewelyn and Blake Wassall] 

“Showing Mercy to the Ungodly and the Inversion of Invective in Jude”, New Testament Studies 64 (2018), 194–212. [Co-published with Stephen Llewelyn and Blake Wassall]

“The Enoch Inclusio in Jude: A New Structural Possibility”, Journal of Greco-Roman Christianity and Judaism 9 (2012) 196–212.