Suffering, Evil, and Divine Punishment in the Bible

The focus of this research group is the Bible’s treatment of suffering, evil, and divine punishment, especially their interrelation. This includes all aspects of these topics as found in Scripture. For further information, please contact Kenneth D. Litwak Kenneth.litwak@asburyseminary.eduandDaniel Timmer dtimmer@usudbury.ca


 

11/17/2017
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Room: Regis (conference) (Third Level) - Boston Marriott Copley Place (MCP)

Daniel Timmer, Faculté de Théologie Évangélique - Acadia University, Presiding
Daniel Timmer, Faculté de Théologie Évangélique - Acadia University, Introduction (2 min)

Ingrid Faro, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Human Corruption, Divine Retribution, and the Suffering of God (20 min)

Daniel Timmer, Faculté de Théologie Évangélique - Acadia University, Respondent (7 min)

Kenneth D. Litwak, Gateway Seminary (Los Angeles)
Ananias, Sapphira, Simon Magus, Agrippa I, and Elymas: Looking for the Basis of Divine Retribution in Luke-Acts (20 min)

Thomas Phillips, Claremont School of Theology, Respondent (7 min)

Bryan D. Estelle, Westminster Seminary California
Silence and the Psalms of Asaph (20 min)

Michael McKelvey, Reformed Theological Seminary, Respondent (7 min)

Dean Flemming, MidAmerica Nazarene University
Divine Judgment and the Missio Dei in the Book of Revelation (20 min)

Linda Belleville, Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, Respondent (7 min)

Discussion (10 min)