This study group explores various themes related to the nature of the relationship between the Old Testament and New Testament and their function as Christian Scripture independently and inter-textually. A scholarly approach is applied to both traditional and trendy views.
Reading the NT “Backward” or Reading the OT “Forward”: the NT as Guide for the Contemporary Use of the Old
In this 2020 session we want to move beyond the New Testament’s use of the Old to a discussion of how the New helps us to appropriate the Old in the church today.
We have in mind three types of proposals, but we are open to creative proposals that might not fall within these three categories: