Archived News – February 2011

Feb
25
2011
Dr. Richard Bauckham, Professor Emeritus at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, will give a three-part lecture entitled "The Gospels as Histories: What Sort of History are They?" on Tuesday, March 1, to Thursday, March 3, in Paul W. Powell Chapel of George W. Truett Theological Seminary on the Baylor University campus.
Feb
22
2011
Delmar Baptist Church in Town and Country, MO has announced that the Rev. Chris L. Fillingham has been appointed as its 20th senior pastor.
He will give his first sermon on Sunday, March 6.
Feb
18
2011
Dr. Kenda Creasy Dean, professor of youth, church and culture at Princeton Theological Seminary, will speak on "Almost Christian: What the Faith of our Teenagers is Telling the American Church" at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, in Paul W. Powell Chapel of George W. Truett Theological Seminary on the Baylor University campus.
Feb
17
2011
Reading Scripture well is like listening to a chorus, the dean of Duke Divinity School explained during the 2011 Winter Pastors' School at Baylor University's Truett Theological Seminary.

Hearers appreciate music best when they listen for and distinguish between the parts as well as take in the whole, said Richard Hays, the George Washington Ivey professor of New Testament at Duke. Nearly 200 people attended the event, presented by the Kyle Lake Center for Effective Preaching at Truett. Hays' theme was "Reading Scripture Alongside the Gospel Writers."
Feb
14
2011
Dr. GarlandDr. David Garland, dean of the George W. Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University and noted New Testament scholar, will be the keynote speaker for the annual Willson Lectures Series at Wayland Baptist University.
The Willson Lectures are set for Tuesday and Wednesday, March 1 and 2. Garland will present a lecture titled "Jesus and the Outcasts" during an evening banquet at 6:30 p.m. March 1 in McClung Center, Room 211. Garland then will speak at the university's Wednesday chapel service at 11 a.m. March 2 on the topic "Jesus and Forgiveness," followed by a time with the school's ministerial student group discussing "Jesus and Money."
Feb
14
2011
Dr. Richard BauckhamDr. Richard Bauckham, Emeritus Professor of New Testament Studies at The University of St. Andrews, Scotland, will be delivering the Parchman Lectures, March 1-3. The title of the series is: "The Gospels as Histories: What Sort of History are They?"
Feb
7
2011
Dr. Louis Newman, a leading scholar of Jewish ethics, will lecture on his new book at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 8, in Room 232 of George W. Truett Theological Seminary on the Baylor campus.
Feb
7
2011
Dr. Richard B. HaysThe titles for the plenary sessions with Dr. Hays are: "Can the Gospels Teach Us How to Read the Old Testament", "Torah Reconfigured: Reading Scripture with Matthew", "Turning the World Upside Down: Reading Scripture with Luke", "The Temple of His Body: Reading Scripture with John", and "Opening Our Minds to Understand the Scriptures".
Feb
2
2011
The 10th annual Sacred Harp Sing will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, in the Great Hall of George W. Truett Theological Seminary on the Baylor University campus.
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