The Evangelical Theological Society is a professional, academic society of Biblical scholars, teachers, pastors, students, and others involved in evangelical scholarship. They serve Jesus Christ and his church by fostering conservative, evangelical biblical scholarship. You can browse their website to learn more about the Society, the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, and their national and regional meetings.
Dr. Michael Allen
Speaking: November 14-16, 2012 in Milwaukee, WI
Dr. Allen is on a panel at ETS. It’s a discussion entitled “Introducing Karl Barth to Evangelicals.” It’s a three hour session reviewing his book, Karl Barth’s Church Dogmatics: An Introduction and Reader. There will be three other speakers: Matt Jenson of the Torrey Honors Institute at Biola University, Marc Cortez of Western Seminary, and Keith Johnson of Wheaton College.
The Society of Biblical Literature is the oldest and largest international scholarly membership organization in the field of biblical studies. Founded in 1880, the Society has grown to over 8,500 international members including teachers, students, religious leaders and individuals from all walks of life who share a mutual interest in the critical investigation of the Bible. They host one annual meeting in the US and another internationally.
Dr. Scott Manor
Speaking: November 17-20, 2012 in Chicago, IL
Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting
Dr. Manor will be giving a paper in the Development of Early Christian Theology session. The title is “The Exegetical Methods of Epiphanius of Cyprus” in which he contextualizes Epiphanius’ exegetical contribution to the history of Christian interpretations in light of the works of his predecessors. Dr. Manor focuses on Epiphanius’ approach to Scripture and how it compares with exegetes from Antioch and Alexandria.