Peter Rhea and Ellen Jones New Testament Lectures

2019 New Testament Lectures

"An African American Interpretation of Scripture"

March 18-19, 2019

Mercer University, Atlanta Campus
3001 Mercer University Drive 
Atlanta, Georgia 30341

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Monday Schedule

1:00 p.m. – Registration

2:00 p.m. – “After Thurman:  Strides toward a New Identity”

Dr. Thomas B. Slater, Professor of New Testament Language & Literature at McAfee School of Theology

3:30 p.m. – Break

4:00 p.m. – Surviving Rome: Womanist Interpretation as Prophetic Language of Resistance 

Dr. Mitzi J. Smith, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at Ashland Theological Seminary

5:30 p.m. – Dinner Break

7:00 p.m. – Dr. Kenneth L. Waters, Sr., Associate Dean for the School of Theology at Azusa Pacific University

Tuesday Schedule

11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. – Panel Discussion with all Lecturers.