New Testament Seminar

Trinity Term 2019

The Dead Sea Scrolls and the New Testament

Fridays at 2.30 p.m. in the Pusey Room, Keble College (except as noted*): all welcome. Some meetings will place particular emphasis on postgraduate training needs.


3 May                      

Oxbridge Graduate Biblical Studies Conference

NT coordinators: Stacey van Dyk & Alex Rowe. *To be held at Cambridge


10 May                    

The Congregation of the Poor in the Scrolls and the New Testament: Reflections on Method

Daniel Falk, Pennsylvania State University  


16+17 May            

Oxford-Notre Dame Workshop on Jewish Sources and the New Testament

Contributors incl. Menahem Kister (Jerusalem), William Horbury (Cambridge), Nathan Eubank (Notre Dame) and others. See is.gd/ONDW2019


24 May                    

The Function of Teaching Authority in the Dead Sea Documents and Matthew’s Gospel

Loren Stuckenbruck, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich


31 May                    

Between Qumran and Tarsus: Diaspora and the Birth of Christianity

Daniel R. Schwartz, Hebrew University of Jerusalem


7 June                     

Angels Between the Isthmus and the Deep Dead Sea

Michael Jost & Jörg Frey, Universities of Berne and Zurich


14 June                   

How the New Testament Matters for What I Do

Ian McFarland, University of Cambridge


21 June                 

Day Conference: The Dead Sea Scrolls at Oxford

Keynote Speakers are George Brooke (Manchester) & Eibert Tigchelaar (Leuven). See is.gd/DSSO2019.

*Hosted at Oxford Centre for Hebrew & Jewish Studies


A printable poster of this term’s NT Seminar programme is also available to download here.