About James F. McGrath

James McGrath is a Professor of Religion at Butler University in Indianapolis. Interests include New Testament/Early Christianity, the Mandaeans, Religion and Science and Religion and Science Fiction.


Present Professor of Religion, Butler University ‐ Department of Philosophy, Religion, and Classics

Curriculum Vitae


Research Interests

New Testament, Early Christianity, Religion and Science Fiction, Religion and Science, and Mandaeans and Mandaeism

Honors and Awards

  • Clarence L. Goodwin Chair in New Testament Language and Literature

Contact Information

Department of Philosophy and Religion
Butler University
4600 Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46208


Articles (24)

Books (5)