The Society of Biblical Literature partners with Lancaster Theological Seminary in Lancaster, PA for a one-day series of lectures by biblical scholars on how politics affects the Bible and the Bible affects politics.
Saturday, September 27th; 2008
9am to 3:30pm
Santee Chapel, The Lark Academic Building
Lancaster Theological Seminary
Free to the public and all students, clergy, and religious leaders in the area.
To register contact: Rikki Jones, Office of Continuing Education, email@example.com or 1-800-393-0654 ext. 158.
Lunch provided in the Dietz Refectory.
Professor Ronald J. Sider
TOWARD AN EVANGELICAL POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY
Professor Cynthia Briggs Kittredge
COMFORTING OR AFFLICTING? TEACHING AND PREACHING THE NEW TESTAMENT IN ELECTION SEASON
Professor Fernando Segovia
POSTCOLONIAL BIBLICAL CRITICISM: A GEOPOLITICAL APPROACH TO THE BIBLE
Professor Julia M. O’Brien
POLITICS AND “BIBLICAL FAMILY VALUES”: ANCIENT AND MODERN PERSPECTIVES
A panel discussion will follow.
For more information: http://www.sbl-site.org/meetings/PublicInitiatives.aspx
Sunday, September 14, 2008
Bible and Politics Seminar
From the SBL: