SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
Freed-Hardeman University will host the second annual Graduate Bible Research Symposium Friday, Oct. 25., beginning at 9 a.m. in Ayers Auditorium in Brown-Kopel Business Center. Dr. Craig L. Blomberg, professor of New Testament, will be the featured speaker for the symposium.
This year’s symposium will focus on the Intertestamental Period, which spans from 330 B.C. to A.D. 135. Sessions will cover topics such as “Why Should Believers Study the Intertestamental Period?” and “The Five Most Important Figures of the Intertestamental Period.”
Other activities include a luncheon, a “Questions and Answers” period and a book signing by Blomberg.
Blomberg, Distinguished Professor of New Testament at Denver Seminary in Littleton, Colo., holds a B.A. from Augustana College, an M.A. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and a Ph.D. from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. He is the author of twelve books and has co-authored and co-edited countless other books, journals and chapters in multi-author works.
Registration for the Graduate Bible Research Symposium is available online at fhu.edu/gbrs/registration
. There will be a $10 charge for those attending the luncheon.