Dr. Olubiyi Adeniyi ADEWALE
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Associate Professor
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Dr. Olubiyi Adeniyi Adewale is currently an Associate Professor of Biblical Studies in the Department of Regions, National Open University of Nigeria. He is also the current Director of Lagos Study Centre,Victoria Island, Lagos. He holds a B. A. (English Studies, Unife); B. Th. (Theology, Ogbomoso/Louisville), PGD (Mass Communication, Ibadan Poly); M.Th (New Testament, TCNN/UNIJOS), PhD (Biblical Studies, AAU, Ekpoma), Masters in Instructional Design and Technology (OUM, Malaysia). His research interest lies in African Biblical Hermeneutics and the use of Instructional Design in promoting Leanrer-Centred Learning. 

 

 

Director, Lagos Study Centre. (Overseeing of administrative activities at Lagos Study Centre.)

 

 

 

 

  • Biblical Studies
  • Open and Distance Learning
  • Instructional Deign and Technology

 

 

 

 

Adewale, O. A. (2003). “The Christological Bases for Social Praxis”, in Abogunrin, S. O., Akao, J. O., Akintunde, D. O. and Toryough, G. M. (eds.) Christology in African Context, Biblical Studies Series, Number 2, Ibadan: Nigerian Association for Biblical Studies, 353-366pp. ISBN 075- 7602 (Nigeria).

  Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi and Inegbedion, Juliet O. (2008). “Solving the Problem of Attrition in an Open and Distance Learning Institution”. Proceedings of the 2nd African Council for Distance Education (ACDE), held at Eko Hotels, Lagos, 8-11th July 2008.

   Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2012). “Arriving at a Theology of Women through an Evaluation of the Gospel Records”, in Adewale, O. A. (ed.), Biblical Studies and Feminism in the African Context: Proceedings of the 3rd Western Zone Nigerian Association for Biblical Studies (NABIS), Ibadan: Nigerian Association for Biblical Studies (West Zone); 86-104pp (Nigeria).

   Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2014). “Harnessing Web 2.0 and Beyond for Learners’ Support in Nigeria: A Case Study of Lagos Study Centre of the National Open University of Nigeria”. Connecting the World through Open, Distance and E-Learning: Proceedings of the ICDE 2014 International Conference Moscow: International Council for Distance Education; 35-43pp (Russia).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2015). “Using Information Communication Technologies to Drive the Teaching of Biblical Studies in Nigeria”, in Asaju, Dapo F. (ed.), Theological Education and Christian Ministry in the Modern Day: Proceedings of the 1st Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communions) Theological Conference and Consultation on Theological Education, Abeokuta: Crowther Theological Publishers; 599-624pp (Nigeria).

    Adewale, O. A. (2003). “Re-examining the Planned Parenthood Controversy in the Light of Psalm 127”. EPHA: Ekpoma Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. 5. No. 1 & 2: 20-31. (Department of Religious Management and Cultural Studies, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2004). “Enhancing the Church’s involvement in the quest for Fundamental Human Rights”. Knowledge Review: A Multi- Disciplinary Journal, Vol. 9. No. 3: 1-8. (Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, based in University of Benin, Benin City) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, ‘Biyi (2004). “Analysing Parabolic Stories as Short Stories: A Case Study of the Parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37) in Understanding the Church’s Social Ministry”. Knowledge Review-A Multi- Disciplinary Journal, Vol. 9. No. 4: 1-11. (Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, based in University of Benin, Benin City) (Nigeria).

*9. Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2004). “A Yoruba Reading of the Parable of the Prodigal Son”. African Journal of Biblical Studies, Vol. 20. No. 1: 29-42. (Journal of the National Association for Biblical Studies) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2004). “The Parable of the Sower: A Lesson for the 21st Century Evangelists”. African Journal of Biblical Studies, Vol. 21. No. 2: 29-40. (Journal of the National Association for Biblical Studies) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2005). “Building a Biblical African View of Sex: An Understanding of 1 Corinthians 7:1-5”. African Journal of Biblical Studies, Vol. 22. No. 1: 23-41 (Journal of the National Association for Biblical Studies) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, O. Adeniyi (2005). “Looking at the Theology of Repentance through Luke 15”. EPHA: Ekpoma Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. 6. No. 1 & 2: 38-52. (Department of Religious Management and Cultural Studies, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2005). “A Contemporary Application of the Parable of the Rich Fool (Luke 12:13-21)”. Theologia Viatorum: Journal of Theology and Religion in Africa, Vol. 29. No. 1: 1-30 (Faculty of Humanities, University of Limpopo) (South Africa).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2006). “An Afro-Sociological Application of the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16:19-31)”, Black Theology: An International Journal, Vol. 4. No. 1: 27-43 (Faculty of Theology, University of Birmingham) (London).

    Adewale, ‘Biyi (2006). “Textual Criticism (New Testament)”, An Encyclopaedia of the Arts, Vol. 10. No. 2: 147-153 (Lagos: Faculty of Arts, Lagos State University) (Nigeria).

     Adewale, ‘Biyi (2006). “Pastoral Epistles”, An Encyclopaedia of the Arts, Vol. 10. No. 3: 154-162 (Lagos: Faculty of Arts, Lagos State University) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, ‘Biyi (2006). “Destination of the Epistle to the Ephesians”, An Encyclopaedia of the Arts, Vol. 10. No. 3: 176-177 (Lagos: Faculty of Arts, Lagos State University) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi A. (2007). “The Parable of the Great Banquet (Luke 14:15-24): A Lesson in Inclusiveness”, Theologia Viatorum: Journal of Theology and Religion in Africa, Vol. 31 No. 1: 1-22 (Faculty of Humanities, University of Limpopo) (South Africa).

    Adewale, Olubiyi, Ajadi, Timothy and Inegbedion, Juliet (2009). “Correlation between Performance and Quality of Academic Staff in National Open University of Nigeria”, Open Praxis: International Council of Distance Education Online Journal (Spain).

    Adewale, ‘Biyi, (2010). “Issues in Translating Metaphors: A Case Study of the Yoruba Translation of Psalm 23”, Orisun: Journal of Religion and Human Values Vol. 9. No. 9: 1-18 (Department of Religious Studies, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, O.A., Ajadi, T.O. and Inegebdion, J. O. (2011). “Perception of Learners on Electronic Examination in Open and Distance Learning Institutions: A Case Study of National Open University of Nigeria”, US- China Education Review Vol. 1. No. 5: Illinois, (United States of America).

    Adewale, Olubiyi (2011). “An Afrocentric Methodology of Interpretation of Parables: A Case Study of the Parable of the Two Foundations (Matthew 7:24-27; Luke 6:46-49)”, Orisun: Journal of Religion and Human Values, Vol. 10. No. 10: 78-108 (Department of Religious Studies, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi (2012). “An Examination of Lukan Parables on Riches in Relation to the Contemporary Church’s Attitude to Wealth”, Orisun: Journal of Religion and Human Values, Vol. 11. No. 11: 152-166 (Department of Religious Studies, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago- Iwoye) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2012). “Learner’s Perception on the Use of Blended Learning in Teaching Biblical Greek at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Lagos”, Anyigba Journal of Arts and Humanities, Vol. 11: 27-44 (Faculty of Arts, Kogi State University, Anyigba) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2013). “The Biblical Concept of Peace as the Path to Global Peace”, Anyigba Journal of Arts and Humanities, Vol. 13. No. 1:110-125 (Faculty of Arts, Kogi State University, Anyigba) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2013). “An Understanding of the Parable of the Shrewd Manager (Luke 16:1-13)”, Anyigba Journal of Arts and Humanities, Vol. 13. No. 2: 26-39 (Faculty of Arts, Kogi State University, Anyigba) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2014). “An Afrocentric Reading of the Parable of the Lost Sheep (Luke 15:1-7): A Missiological Interpretation”, Swedish Missiological Themes, Vol. 102. No. 2: 185-198 (Swedish Institute of Missionary Research, Uppsala University) (Sweeden).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2014). “Living in Perilous Times: An African Reading of 2 Timothy 3:1-5”, Union Biblical Seminary Journal, Vol. 8. No. 2: 38-60 (Union Biblical Seminary, Pune) (India).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2015). “Re-examining the message of the Parable of the Prodigal Son in the light of its Context”. Ilorin Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. 5. No. 1: 53-72. (Department of Religions, University of Ilorin) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2016). “Conflict Resolution in the Parable of the Prodigal Son as a Paradigm for Resolving Conflicts in Africa”, Journal of Religion and African Culture, Vol. 4. No. 1: 21-34 (Nigeria); also published by Bible Bhashyam: An Indian Biblical Quarterly (2006) Vol. 32. No. 2: 135-153, (St. Thomas Apostolic Seminary, Kottayam, India) (India).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2016). “Developing a Social Agenda for the Poor: A Reading of the Lukan Poverty Parables for the Nigerian Context”, Spectrum: Journal of Contemporary Christianity and Society, Vol. 1. No 1: 33-58 (Department of Christian Religious Studies, Redeemers University, Ede) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2016). “The Place and Impact of Prophecy in African Initiated Churches in Nigeria,” Journal of Religion and African Culture, Vol. 4. No. 1: 38-57 (Department of Religion and African Culture, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko) (Nigeria).

    Adewale, Olubiyi Adeniyi (2016). “A Yoruba Reading of the Parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-35): Responding to the Return to Allegory,” Transformation: Crowther Journal of Theology and Missions, Vol. 1 No. 1: 85-99 (Crowther Graduate Theological Seminary, Abeokuta) (Nigeria).