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Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture

2016 Symposium: Science and Religion

September 29–October 1
North Park Theological Seminary
Nyvall Hall, N-25
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The Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture features prominent scholars from around the world and provides a forum for interdisciplinary theology from a biblical perspective for the benefit of the church.

Scholars and theologians are invited to join us for this year's discussion of science and religion. Symposium sessions will begin at 7:00 pm on Thursday, September 29, and conclude by 5:00 pm on Saturday, October 1. Each session will include a paper presentation followed by a short response and open discussion.

Schedule

Coming soon

Presenters

Paul Allen, Associate Professor of Theological Studies, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
Gerald Cleaver, Professor of Physics, Baylor University 
Susan Eastman, Associate Research Professor of New Testament, Duke Divinity School
John Kilner, Director of Bioethics Programs, Franklin and Dorothy Forman Chair of Christian Ethics and Theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Johnny Lin, Affiliate Professor of Physics and Engineering, North Park University
Iain Provan, Marshall Sheppard Professor of Biblical Studies, Regent College, Canada
Kara Slade, Formerly with NASA (Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science), Ph. D. Candidate in Religion, Duke Divinity School
Michael Spezio, Associate Professor of Psychology, Scripps College
Kirk Wegter-McNelly, Wold Visiting Professor, Union College (NY)

Previous Symposium Topics

  • 2010: Atonement
  • 2011: Money and Possessions
  • 2012: Family
  • 2013: Urban Ministry
    Videos of the sessions from this event are available at CovChurch.tv.
  • 2014: The Human Encounter with God
    Videos of the sessions from this event are available online.
  • 2015: Race and Racism
    Videos of the sessions from this event are available online.

For more information about the Symposium, please contact Guylla Brown in the Office of the Seminary Dean via email at gbrown@northpark.edu or at (773) 244-6214.