Women in the Bible- A Historical Perspecitive

DateSeptember 16, 2013Time10:30 am - 5:00 pm
LocationArmstrong Browning Library and Kayser Auditorium
Baylor University
Waco, TX 76798
Description“The Women and the Bible” symposium will feature a morning panel held in Armstrong Browning Library,spanning the timeline of Christian history: from a reevaluation of 1st Thessalonians in context of its female audience by Lindsey Trozzo (Baylor University), to a discussion of female patronage of the Bible during Reformation England by Melissa Franklin-Harkrider (Wheaton College), to an examination of an early twentieth-century female missionary who retranslated the Bible in a radically gender attentive way by Kristin Kobes Du Mez (Calvin College). The afternoon, 2:00 session held in Armstrong Browning Treasury Room, will feature the lecture, “Weak and Silent Vessels: The Impact of the English Bible on Christian Women” by Beth Allison Barr (Baylor University), and culminate with the 3:30 pm lecture, held in Kayser Auditorium, “Joanna—The Untold Story” by Ben Witherington III (Asbury Theological Seminary). - See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2013/06/women-and-the-bible-a-historical-perspective/#sthash.IVhY1fMi.dpuf
“The Women and the Bible” symposium will feature a morning panel spanning the timeline of Christian history: from a reevaluation of 1st Thessalonians in context of its female audience by Lindsey Trozzo (Baylor University), to a discussion of female patronage of the Bible during Reformation England by Melissa Franklin-Harkrider (Wheaton College), to an examination of an early twentieth-century female missionary who retranslated the Bible in a radically gender attentive way by Kristin Kobes Du Mez (Calvin College). The afternoon will feature the lecture “Weak and Silent Vessels: The Impact of the English Bible on Christian Women” by Beth Allison Barr (Baylor University), and culminate with the lecture “Joanna—The Untold Story” by Ben Witherington III (Asbury Theological Seminary). - See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2013/06/women-and-the-bible-a-historical-perspective/#sthash.IVhY1fMi.dpuf


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Pricing

• Morning Panel only (free)
• Afternoon Lecture only (free)
• Both morning panel and afternoon lecture (free)

Deadline

09/16/2013 3:30 PM

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PublisherInstitute for Studies of Religion
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