Logos 2011

Logos 2011"The Four Evangelists" by Peter Paul Rubens

Divine Revelation:
Meaning, Authority, and Cannon

June 2-4, 2011 at the University of Notre Dame


Thursday, June 2

11:40am - 1:00pm   Peter Enns - Eastern University
"Further Thoughts on an Incarnational Model of Scripture"

  • Commentator: Luke Potter - University of Notre Dame
  • Chair: Amy Seymour - University of Notre Dame

2:40pm - 4:00pm   C. Stephen Evans - Baylor University
"Paradoxicality as a Criterion of an Authentic Revelation"

  • Commentator: Tamsin Jones - Harvard University
  • Chair: Andrew Dole - Amherst College

4:10pm - 5:30pm   Evan Fales - University of Iowa
"Did All That Stuff Really Happen? Did Any of it?: The Question of Myth"

  • Commentator: Frederick Aquino - Abilene Christian University
  • Chair: Nicholas Wolterstorff - Yale University, Emeritus, and Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture, University of Virginia

7:30pm   William J. Abraham - Southern Methodist University

Friday, June 3

10:00am - 11:20am   Paul Nimmo - University of Edinburgh
"Friedrich Schleiermacher and the Doctrine of Scripture"

  • Commentator: Trent Dougherty - Baylor University
  • Chair: Han-luen Kantzer Komline - University of Notre Dame

11:30am - 12:50pm   Eleanore Stump - Saint Louis University
"Historical Biblical Studies: Methodology and Theory"

  • Commentator: Stephen Fowl - Loyola University, Maryland
  • Chair: Alan Torrance - St Andrews University

2:40pm - 4:00pm   Kevin Vanhoozer - Wheaton College
"Love's Wisdom: The Authority of Scripture's Form and Content and the Formation of Theological Judgment"

  • Commentator: W. Thomas Williams - University of South Florida
  • Chair: Frank Spina - Seattle Pacific University

4:10pm - 5:30pm  James Beilby - Bethel University
"Verbal Plenary Inspiration Reconsidered"

  • Commentator: Lorraine Keller - University of Notre Dame
  • Chair: Sarah Lancaster - Methodist Theological School in Ohio

Saturday, June 4

10:00am - 11:20am   Andrew Pinsent - University of Oxford
"The Divided Brain and the Spiritual Sense of Scripture"

  • Commentator: Timothy Pawl - University of Saint Thomas
  • Chair: Kevin Timpe - Northwest Nazarene University

11:30am - 12:50pm   D. Stephen Long - Marquette University
"Success as Canons: the Question of Canonical Coherence"

  • Commentator: Kevin Diller - Taylor University
  • Chair: Ian McFarland - Emory University

2:40pm - 4:00pm   Kenton Sparks - Eastern University
"Biblical Authority and the Dark Side of Scripture"

  • Commentator: Michael Bergmann - Purdue University
  • Chair: Alison Bjerke - University of California, Santa Barbara