Jeff Downs just passed along the following news:
“In the Beginning:” Interpreting Creation in Genesis
Tuesday, February 2, 7:00pm Eastern
Malone University is pleased to offer its first Worldview Forum event for 2010 – “In the Beginning”: Interpreting Creation in Genesis on February 2, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary of the Johnson Center for Worship and the Fine Arts.
Proponents are David Hall, Ph.D., senior pastor of Midway Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia, and John H. Walton, Ph.D., professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College. Moderator is D. Nathan Phinney, Ph.D., Interim Dean of the School of Theology and associate professor of Biblical Studies at Malone University.
David Hall, Ph.D., is senior pastor of Midway Presbyterian Church. He also is executive director of Calvin 500 and General editor of the Calvin 500 series. He received his Ph.D. in Christian intellectual thought from Whitefield Theological Seminary and is the author of numerous works about John Calvin as well as Did God Create in Six Days? and Holding Fast to Creation.
John H. Walton, Ph.D., is professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College and also taught at Moody Bible Institute for 20 years. He received his Ph.D. in Hebrew and Cognate Studies from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and is author or coauthor of more than 20 books including The Lost World of Genesis One: Ancient Cosmology and the Origins Debate, Genesis: The Covenant Comes to Life (Bringing the Bible to Life) and The Old Testament Today: A Journey from Original Meaning to Contemporary.
This event will be available in the following formats:
- A podcast available a couple days after the event. Go to the university website and click on the Worldview Forum quicklink to find the podcast.
- DVD format
- Live podcast if the technical team is able to work out the details.
- Audio format, downloadable from the website
For more information, please contact Sandy Johnson at 330.471.8271 or sjohnson[at]malone[dot]edu