Emerging Scholarship on the New Testament

This session showcases emerging New Testament scholars sponsored by the Fellows of the Institute for Biblical Research. All are welcome to attend. Summaries of the papers will be given at the session leaving opportunities for discussion. Papers will be available for review by October 1 under the IBR Research Groups tab. Contact Ruth Anne Reese (ruthanne.reese@asburyseminary.edu).

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Ruth Anne Reese, Asbury Theological Seminary, Presiding

Caleb Friedeman, Ohio Christian University
Jesus' Davidic Lineage and the Case for Jewish Adoption (9 min)

Discussion (15 min)

Matt Jones, Colorado Christian University
The Humanity of Jesus in the Garden: An Excursus on Matthew 26:36-46 (9 min)

Discussion (15 min)

Ben Sutton, Diocese of Quincy (ACNA)
Historiography after F. C. Baur: Intertwining Methods in Gospels and Acts Research (9 min)

Discussion (15 min)

Ambrose Thomson, McMaster Divinity College
Voiceless Idols, Speaking People: 1 Corinthians 12-14 and the Accessibility of Divine Presence (9 min)

Discussion (15 min)

Murray Vasser, Asbury Theological Seminary
Bodies and Souls: The Case for Reading Revelation 18:13 as a Critique of the Slave Trade (9 min)

Discussion (15 min)