New Testament Research Seminar

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New Testament Research Seminar

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Select Wednesdays, 3:30–4:45pm (UK Time), MS Teams

27 January Prof. John Collins (Yale University) “Reflections on Apocalyptic and Apocalypticism 40 Years on from Semeia 14”

10 February Rachel Danley (University of Aberdeen) “Reworking Spatial Metaphors of Temple in Second Temple Judaism”

Larissa Rosendale (University of Aberdeen) “Characterisation, Cosmology and Crystals: Gemstones in the New Testament and Medieval Christian Mystical Exegesis”

24 February Prof. John Behr (University of Aberdeen) “John’s Prologue as a Paschal Hymn”

17 March Dr. Eve Parker (Durham University) “The Politics of the Erotic Goddess: Re-Reading Revelation in the Context of South India”

24 March Dr. Olivia Stewart Lester (Loyola University Chicago) “The Sibylline Oracles: A Case Study in Jewish and Christian Pseudepigraphy”

31 March Dr. Katherine Hockey (University of Aberdeen) “Turning the Other Cheek: Personal Well-being and Virtue in Luke’s Emotional Directives”

The seminar is open to University of Aberdeen staff and postgraduate students. To join, complete this form (does not obligate attendance).