Frank Moore Cross, Jr.

Frank Moore Cross, Jr.
Hancock Professor of Hebrew and Other Oriental Languages Emeritus


  • BA, Maryville College
  • BD, McCormick Theological Seminary
  • PhD, Johns Hopkins University


Frank Moore Cross died on October 17, 2012, at age 91. A member of the Harvard faculty for 35 years before retiring in 1992, Cross was one of the premier biblical scholars of the past century. Read the HDS obituary for more on his life and legacy.