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  • Adding Our Voices: Spiritual Care and Reflection in Mental Health and Healing

    Adding Our Voices: Spiritual Care and Reflection in Mental Health and Healing

    Editor’s note: David Hawkinson, MDiv, PhD, presented this workshop as part of Being Present: A Faithful Response to Mental Health, a symposium hosted by North Park University and North Park Theological Seminary on November 8, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Mental health diagnoses and treatment to address different ‘disorders’ have an important but limited view of the human person. Many practitioners are not trained to respond to the spiritual dimensions of emotional and mental suffering. All who are involved in spiritual […]

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  • Culture and Mental Health

    Culture and Mental Health

    Editor’s note: Pablo Anabalon, PsyD, presented this workshop as part of Being Present: A Faithful Response to Mental Health, a symposium hosted by North Park University and North Park Theological Seminary on November 8, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Culture has been compared to a silent language that communicates without words through tradition, beliefs, and behavior. Culture creates a social context for understanding mental illness, its cause, and how it should be treated through worldviews reflecting deeply held values that both […]

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  • Eighth Session: Hearing and Obeying the Commands of God

    Eighth Session: Hearing and Obeying the Commands of God

    This is the eighth session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Dr. Jodie Boyer Hatlem, Teaching Fellow in Theology and Ethics at North Park Theological Seminary presents her paper. Andy Alexis-Baker, PhD candidate in Theology and Ethics at Marquette University offers his response.

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  • Seventh Session: Here Am I: Moses and the Meaning of our Bodies

    Seventh Session: Here Am I: Moses and the Meaning of our Bodies

    This is the seventh session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Dr. Brian Bantum, Associate Professor of Theology at Seattle Pacific University presents his paper. Geoff Twigg from North Park Theological Seminary offers his response.

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  • Sixth Session: Wisdom’s Response to the Divine Initiative

    Sixth Session: Wisdom’s Response to the Divine Initiative

    This is the sixth session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Dr. Tremper Longman, Professor of Biblical Studies at Westmont College presents his paper. Dr. James Bruckner, Professor of Old Testament at North Park Theological Seminary offers his response.

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  • Fifth Session: Calvin, Calcutta and Corinth: Trinity, Trafficking and Transformation of Theologia

    Fifth Session: Calvin, Calcutta and Corinth: Trinity, Trafficking and Transformation of Theologia

    This is the fifth session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Dr. Paul Chang-Ha Lim, Associate Professor of the History of Christianity at Vanderbilt University presents his paper. Jonathan Wilson, PhD candidate at Lutheran School of Theology offers his response.

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  • Fourth Session: The Divine Initiative as Natural Convention

    Fourth Session: The Divine Initiative as Natural Convention

    This is the fourth session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Rev. Dr. John E. Phelan Jr., Senior Professor of Theological Studies at North Park Theological Seminary presents his paper. Dr. Rebekah A. Eklund, Assistant Professor of Theology at Loyola University Maryland offers her response.

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  • Third Session: Learning from Midrash: Darren Aronofsky’s “Noah”

    Third Session: Learning from Midrash: Darren Aronofsky’s “Noah”

    This is the third session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Dr. Robert Johnston, Professor of Theology and Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary presents his paper. Dr. Paul Wilson, Professor of Homiletics at the University of Toronto offers his response.

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  • Second Session: Which Human? What Response? A Reflection on Pauline Theology

    Second Session: Which Human? What Response? A Reflection on Pauline Theology

    This is the second session of the 2014 Symposium on the Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Dr. Beverly Gaventa, Professor of New Testament at Baylor University presents her paper. Dr. Nicholas Perrin, Professor of Biblical Studies at Wheaton College offers his response.

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  • First Session: Transcript of the Trinity: Scripture as Portal into the Divine Life

    First Session: Transcript of the Trinity: Scripture as Portal into the Divine Life

    Dr. Beverly Roberts Gaventa presents her second New Testament Lund Lecture, “Free and Costly Grace.” Dr. Gaventa earned her PhD at Duke University. She joined the Baylor faculty as distinguished professor of New Testament in 2013, having previously taught at Princeton Theological Seminary, Columbia Seminary, and Colgate Rochester Divinity School. She has been active in a number of professional societies, including Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the American Theological Association. She has served on a […]

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  • 2014 New Testament Lund Lecture (Part 2)

    2014 New Testament Lund Lecture (Part 2)

    Dr. Beverly Roberts Gaventa presents her second New Testament Lund Lecture, “Free and Costly Grace.” Dr. Gaventa earned her PhD at Duke University. She joined the Baylor faculty as distinguished professor of New Testament in 2013, having previously taught at Princeton Theological Seminary, Columbia Seminary, and Colgate Rochester Divinity School. She has been active in a number of professional societies, including Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the American Theological Association. She has served on a […]

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  • 2014 New Testament Lund Lecture (Part 1)

    2014 New Testament Lund Lecture (Part 1)

    Dr. Beverly Roberts Gaventa presents her first New Testament Lund Lecture, “What Part of the Word ‘All’ Don’t We Understand?” Dr. Gaventa earned her PhD at Duke University. She joined the Baylor faculty as distinguished professor of New Testament in 2013, having previously taught at Princeton Theological Seminary, Columbia Seminary, and Colgate Rochester Divinity School. She has been active in a number of professional societies, including Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the American Theological Association. […]

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