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MDC @ ETS/IBR/SBL 2017

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

MDC is pleased to have an impressive number of faculty and students presenting at the Evangelical Theological Society's (ETS) Annual Meeting from November 15-17 in Providence, RI. The theme is The Heritage of the Reformation. The list of our representatives is below:

Name Faculty/Student/Alumni Topic Date Time Session/Location ETS/SBL
Stanley Porter Faculty Orality and Textuality and Implications for the New Testament 15-Nov 9:50am to 10:30am New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Literature
Convention Centre - Room 551 A
ETS
Cynthia Westfall Faculty The Fourth Respondent was a Translator and Associate Greek Editor for the Common English Bible 15-Nov 11:20am to 11:55am Evangelicals and Gender
Omni - South County
ETS
Francis Pang Faculty And Each Reader Interprets Them as One Could': A Reading of Papia's Description of the Origin of Mark and Mattew 15-Nov 11:30am to 12:10pm New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Literature
Convention Centre - Room 551 A
ETS
Stanley Porter Faculty Moderator 15-Nov 2:00pm to 5:10pm New Testament Greek Language and Exegesis: Greek Exegesis and Semper Reformanda
Omni - South County
ETS
Stanley Porter Faculty What Does "Always Reforming" Exegesis Mean for Contemporary Interpretation? 15-Nov 2:50pm to 3:30pm New Testament Greek Language and Exegesis: Greek Exegesis and Semper Reformanda
Omni - South County
ETS
Stanley Porter Faculty Responses by Presenters and Audience Discussion 15-Nov 4:30pm to 5:10pm New Testament Greek Language and Exegesis: Greek Exegesis and Semper Reformanda
Omni - South County
ETS
Cynthia Westfall Faculty Moderator 16-Nov 8:30am to 11:40am Evangelicals and Gender
Omni - Providence Ballroom I
ETS
Mark Boda Faculty Respondent 16-Nov 8:30am to 11:40am Old Testament Theology: Panel review of Mark Boda "The Heartbeat of Old Testament Theology: Three Credal Expressions"
Omni - Providence Ballroom IV
ETS
Stanley Porter Faculty Moderator 16-Nov 8:30am to 11:40am New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Literature
Convention Centre - Room 551 A
ETS
Steve Studebaker Faculty Edward's Progressive Pneumatology and Trinitarian Theology 16-Nov 3:50pm to 4:30pm Models of God: The God of Jonathan Edwards 3
Omni - Kent
ETS
Paul Evans Faculty "He Did What Was Right in the Sight of Yahweh": Reconsidering Scholarly Appraisals of Hezekiah 16-Nov 5:30pm to 6:10pm Old Testament Narrative Literature
Convention Centre - Room 554 B
ETS
Christopher Land Faculty Torah Observance Without Faith: The Interlocutor of James 2:18 as a Critic of Jesus-Faith 17-Nov 1:00pm to 1:40pm New Testament: James
Convention Centre - Room 554 A
ETS
Stanley Porter Faculty Conflict Resolution: Leadership and the Jerusalem Council 17-Nov 2:40pm to 2:55pm A Summary, Response, and Interaction with Biblical Leadership
Omni - Narragansett Ballroom B
ETS
Alan E. Kurschner Student Satan Is Not Bound By A Bungee Cord: Cohesion in Revelation 19:11-20:3 15-Nov 9:50am to 10:30am Johannine Literature
Convention Centre - Room 553 B
ETS
Dongjin Park Student Experiental Religion of English Puritanism and Its Preaching Theology and Method 15-Nov 9:50am to 10:30am Church History
Omni - Providence Ballroom III
ETS
Megan Roberts Student An Invitation to Live, An Invitation to Remember: memory and Forgiveness in Michah 6-7 15-Nov 11:30am to 12:10pm Old Testament Prophetic and Apocalyptic Books
Omni - Blackstone
ETS
Chris Stevens Student Benefits and Weaknesses of Narrative Textutal Criticism: The Hubris of Ehrman's Crystal Ball 16-Nov 8:30am to 9:10am New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Literature
Convention Centre - Room 551 A
ETS
Benjamin Montoya Student Reexamining the Supposed Nexus: An Evaluation of Michael J. Kruger's View of the Canon 16-Nov 11:00am to 11:40am New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Literature
Convention Centre - Room 551 A
ETS
David Yoon Student "The Unbelieving Husband Has Been Sanctified"? The Perfect Tense-Form and 1 Corinthians 7:14 16-Nov 4:40pm to 5:20pm New Testament Greek Language and Exegesis
Concention Centre - Room 555 B
ETS
Zachary Dawson Student MovoƴƐvńç and the SocialTrinity: A Test Case for Using Lexical Semantics in Systematic Theology 16-Nov 4:40pm to 5:20pm Method in Systematic Theology: The Nature of Language
Omni - Providence Ballroom II
ETS
David Fuller Student Word Order in Biblical Hebrew Poetry: A Reassessment of the Concept of Focus 17-Nov 1:00pm to 1:40pm Psalms and Hebrew Poetry
Convention Centre - room 550 B
ETS
Simon Knighten Student Moderator 17-Nov 1:00pm to 4:10pm New Testament: James
Convention Centre - Room 554 A
ETS
Seokhoon Jung Student The Purpose of Symbolism in Mark 8:22-26 17-Nov 3:30pm to 4:10pm New Testament: Mark
Convention Centre - Room 554 B
ETS
Tat-Yu Lam Student Blood and Water from Jesus' Body: The New Temple, the Passover Lamb, and the Red Heifer 17-Nov 3:30pm to 4:10pm New Testament: Johannine
Convention Centre - Ballroom D
ETS

The Institute for Biblical Research (IBR) will run from November 17-19, 2017. Faculty and students presenting are listed below:

Name Faculty/Student/Alum Topic Date Time Session/Location IBR/SBL
Mark Boda Faculty Joyously Drawing Water from the Springs of Salvation: Praise as Structure and Goal of the Book of Isaiah 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Marriott Copley Place -
Simmons (3rd level)
IBR
Mark Boda Faculty IBR Annual Lecture: Introduction 17-Nov 7:00pm to 9:00pm Weston Copley Place Hotel - America South & Center (4th level) IBR
Alexander Coe Stewart Student Presiding: Ecological Ethics and Biblical Studies 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Marriott Copley Place  -
Fairfield (3rd level)
IBR
Jennifer Brown Jones Student An Exploration of the Retrun to Yehud According to Anderson's Framework for Religiously Motivated Migration 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Marriott Copley Place -
Harvard (3rd level)
IBR

MDC faculty, students, and alum will also be presenting at the Society of Biblical Literature meeting November 18-21 in Boston, MA. The full list of our representatives are below:

MDC Involvement at SBL 2017
Name Faculty/Student/Alum Topic Date Time Session/Location IBR/SBL
Mark Boda Faculty Joyously Drawing Water from the Springs of Salvation: Praise as Structure and Goal of the Book of Isaiah 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Marriott Copley Place -
Simmons (3rd level)
IBR
Mark Boda Faculty IBR Annual Lecture: Introduction 17-Nov 7:00pm to 9:00pm Weston Copley Place Hotel - America South & Center (4th level) IBR
Alexander Coe Stewart Student Presiding: Ecological Ethics and Biblical Studies 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Marriott Copley Place  -
Fairfield (3rd level)
IBR
Jennifer Brown Jones Student An Exploration of the Retrun to Yehud According to Anderson's Framework for Religiously Motivated Migration 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Marriott Copley Place -
Harvard (3rd level)
IBR
Beth Stovell Alumni Pneumatic Hermeneutic: Role of the Holy Spirit in Biblical Scholarship 17-Nov 3:30pm to 5:30pm Boston Marriott Copley Place
Wellesley (Third Level)
SBL
Mark Boda Faculty Presiding; IBR Unscripted 18-Nov 9:00am - 11:30am HCC - 210 SBL
James Dvorak Alumni Questions in the Greek New Testament 18-Nov 9:00am - 11:30am HCC - 200 SBL
Meghan Musy Student A Pentecostal Reading of Psalm 28: Praying Through and Being Heard 18-Nov 9:00am - 11:30am Sheraton Boston Hotel -
Beacon G (3rd level)
SBL
Joshua Gardner Student  Trauma, Self-Criticism, and Preserving Micah 3 18-Nov 9:00am - 11:30am Sheraton Boston Hotel -
Arnold Arboretum (5th level)
SBL
Stanley Porter Faculty Panelist; Biblical Greek Language and Linguistics  18-Nov 1:00pm - 3:30pm HCC - 200 SBL
Chris Land Faculty Exploring Web-Based Methods for Syntactic Annotation 18-Nov 1:00pm - 3:30pm HCC - 312 SBL
Fancis Pang Faculty Exploring Web-Based Methods for Syntactic Annotation 18-Nov 1:00pm - 3:30pm HCC - 312 SBL
Megan Roberts Student Remember, or Not, Comfort is Coming: Conflicted Collective Memory in Isaiah 43 and 46 18-Nov 1:00pm - 3:30pm Marriott Copley Place -
Grand Ballroom A (4th level)
SBL
Adam Plowman Student Theory / Misc. 18-Nov 4:00pm - 6:30pm HCC - 109 SBL
David Beldman Alumni Scripture and Hermeneutics Seminar 18-Nov 4:00pm - 6:30pm HCC - 306 SBL
Wendy Porter Faculty Worship Service 19-Nov 7:30am - 8:45am Sheraton Boston Hotel - Constitution Ballroom (2nd level) SBL
Mary Conway Faculty Narrative Appraisal as a Linguistic Approach to Evaluation in Text: The Case of Pronouns 19-Nov 1:00pm - 3:30pm Marriott Copley Place -
Grand Ballroom EF (4th level)
SBL
Alexander Coe Stewart Student Counting Casualties: Judah's Population Before and After the Neo-Babylonian Empire 19-Nov 1:00pm - 3:30pm Sheraton Boston Hotel -
Olmsted (5th level)
SBL
Esther Cen Student Discipling as a Model of Teaching in the Chinese Church 19-Nov 4:00pm - 6:30pm Hilton Boston Back Bay - Belvidere A (2nd level) SBL
Caroline Cutler Student Finding Sophia: The Use of the Book of Wisdom in Hebrews 1:3 and Its Christological Implications 19-Nov 4:00pm - 6:30pm Marriott Copley Place - New Hampshire (5th level) SBL
David Fuller Student Unit Delimitation Devices in Sinaiticus and Vaticanus Habakkuk: Their Implication for Exegesis 19-Nov 4:00pm - 7:00pm Sheraton Boston Hotel -
Beacon B (3rd level)
SBL
Janice De-Whyte Alumni Gospel Narratives in Early African Christianity 20-Nov 4:00pm - 6:00pm Boston Marriott Copley Place
Orleans (Fourth Level)
SBL
Beth Stovell Alumni Biblical Hebrew Poetry Sesion - Presiding 20-Nov 4:00pm - 6:30pm Hilton Boston Back Bay - Belvidere B (2nd level) SBL
Xiaxia Xue Alumni Greek Language and Linguistics Section 21-Nov 9:00am - 11:30am Sheraton Boston Hotel - Constitution B (2nd level) SBL
Ryder Wishart Student Approximating the Semantic Domains of Greek: Correlating Semantics, Distributions, and Paradigms 21-Nov 9:00am - 11:30am Sheraton Boston Hotel - Constitution B (2nd level) SBL