Identity Formation in the New Testament

The meeting in Boston will be a collaborative seminar in preparation for a future publication. It will include short papers from invited authors that will be distributed before the conference. The contents of the papers will be summarized during the seminar and then the rest of the time will be devoted to a roundtable discussion of the pertinent aspects of social identity formation in the NT that emerged from the author’s presentation. Please contact J. Brian Tucker ( or Elizabeth Shively ( for further information.


3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Room: St. Botolph (Second Level) - Boston Marriott Copley Place (MCP)

J. Brian Tucker, Moody Theological Seminary–Michigan, Presiding

Methodological Explorations into Social Identity Focused Exegesis
Discussion (120 min)