Iosif J. Zhakevich

Dr. Iosif J. Zhakevich serves as Associate Professor of Old Testament at The Master’s Seminary. His current research focuses on the rabbinic interpretation of the Hebrew Bible, particularly as expressed in the Aramaic translations known as the Targumim.


B.A., University of California – Los Angeles
M.Div., The Master’s Seminary
Th.M., The Master’s Seminary
M.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem
A.M., Harvard University
Ph.D., Harvard University


Hebrew Grammar
Hebrew Exegesis

Church Ministry

Dr. Zhakevich serves as an elder at Grace Community Church, in Foundations Bible study on Fridays, and in the Sojourners fellowship group on Sunday mornings.


Grace Community Church Sermons