Peter Rhea & Ellen Jones New Testament Lectures
Featuring Dale Allison, Errett M. Grable Professor of New Testament Exegesis and Early Christianity
Dr. Dale C. Allison Jr., has been on the faculty of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary since 1997. Before then, he served on the faculties of Texas Christian University (Fort Worth, Texas) and Friends University (Wichita, Kansas). His areas of expertise include Second Temple Judaism, and he is the author of books on early Christian eschatology, the Gospel of Matthew, the so-called Sayings Source or Q, and the historical Jesus. He is also written The Luminous Dusk, a book on religious experience in the modern world, and a full-length commentary on the Testament of Abraham. His most recently published works on The Love There That’s Sleeping: The Art of Spirituality of George Harrison, The Historical Christ and the Theological Jesus, and Constructing Jesus: Memory, History, and Imagination. He is currently at work on a full-length commentary on the Epistle of James. He is married to Kristine Allison and they have three children.
Theme: "The Letter of James"
Tuesday, January 29, 10:45am - "James through the Centuries"
Both lectures will be in Cecil B. Day Hall on Mercer's Atlanta campus. The address is 3001 Mercer University Drive, Atlanta, GA 30341.
No registration required
Former Lectures: Featuring Bishop N.T. Wright
Lecture: "How God Became King: Why We've Misread the Gospels"
Date: November 9, 2011
Location: Atlanta campus, Cecil B. Day Hall, 3001 Mercer University Dr., Atlanta, GA 30341
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