Friday, September 10, 2010

Announcing: Theological Research Seminar

In cooperation with the undergraduate School of Theology and Ministry, Wesley Seminary at IWU will be hosting the Fall Theological Research Seminar on Monday afternoons from 3:30-5:00pm. We will meet in CM122 in the Noggle Christian Ministries building. Visitors are welcome.

The purpose of the seminar this year is to promote scholarship among faculty of the seminary and university in the areas of biblical studies, theological studies, and Christian historical studies. We will see if it grows into a catalyst for masters degrees in some or all of these areas.

The Fall schedule as it currently stands is:

September
13 – Ken Schenck: “Otherworldly Afterlife without Resurrection”
20 – Steve Lennox, “Disability in Ancient Egypt”
27 – Chris Bounds, “Grace in the Apostolic Fathers”

October
4 – John Drury, “The Resurrected God”
11 – Brian Bernius on Philistines
18 – Steve Lennox, “Galatians 3:28 and the American Holiness Movement”
25 – Bart Bruehler: “Finding a Home for Zacchaeus: Archaeology and Imagination in the Interpretation of the Gospels”

November
1 – Ken Schenck, “Resurrection to Otherworldly Afterlife”
8 – Amy Peeler on Hebrews
15 – Russ Gunsalus on women in ministry in 20th century American Christianity
29 – TBA

December
6 – Elaine Bernius on Old Testament topic

1 comment:

David Drury said...

Wow... i'll try to make several of these, if not all. Nice!

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