2009 Schedule for Scholarly Dialogue


 

Date
Sabbath, November 21, 2009, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Invitees
Open to any Seventh-day Adventist scholars (including graduate students)

Location
Wyndham Riverfront Hotel - see hotel website
701 Convention Center Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 681-1056

Symposium Bulletin Progam
Download the official bulletin program for the symposium on Sabbath.

Directions for the Meetings
Please check bottom of page, below schedule of symposium.

Presentations are in 40 minute slots - 20 min. presentation + 20 min. discussion, followed by 10 min. breaks.

Sabbath, November 21, 2009

9:00-9:40 am

Randall Younker (Andrews University): “Culture and Scripture”

9:50-10:30

Winfried Vogel (Seminar Schloss Bogenhofen, Austria): “The Holy and the Profane in Scripture and in Adventism”

10:40-11:20

Greg King (Southern Adventist University): “Jesus Against the Law? Another Look at the Antitheses”

11:30-12:00 noon

Worship Through Open Testimony Time

12:00 noon-1:00pm

LUNCH

1:00-2:00

FREE TIME (walking recommended!)

2:00-2:40

Kim Papaioannou (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, Philippines): “John 5:18 – Jesus and Sabbath Law: A Fresh Look at a Challenging Text”

2:50-3:30

Martin Hanna (Andrews University): “Transmitting Biblical Tradition to Contemporary Culture: Implications from Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians”

3:40-4:10

Group Prayer Time

4:10-4:50

Eliezer Gonzalez (Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia): “Pauline Universalism and the Ekklesia: Diversity in Action”

5:00-6:00

Open Discussion on “Biblical Principles, Culture, and Modern Lifestyle Standards.”

Moderator: Roy Gane (Andrews University)

6:00-7:00

SUPPER

7:00-8:00

Adventist Theological Society Business Meeting

November Meeting Directions

From the Society of Biblical Literature headquarters hotel (Sheraton) to Wyndham Riverfront Hotel (Friday afternoon - ATS Executive Committee Meeting; Sabbath - Annual Scholarly DialogueLeave hotel by 7:30)

  • Head southeast on Canal St toward Tchoupitoulas St (440ft.)
  • Take the 1st right onto Tchoupitoulas St (0.3 mi.)
  • Turn left at Girod St (0.2 mi.)
  • Turn right at Convention Center Blvd: Destination will be on the right (7ft.)
From SBL headquarters (Sheraton) to Mulate’s Cajun Restaurant (Friday evening - ATS-ASRS Dinner Meeting)
  • Head southeast on Canal St toward Tchoupitoulas St (440ft.)
  • Take the 1st right onto Tchoupitoulas St (0.3 mi.)
  • Turn left at Girod St (0.2 mi.)
  • Turn right at Convention Center Blvd: Destination will be on the right (0.1 mi.)