New Testament Seminar

Trinity Term 2020

Fridays 2.30 p.m. NB all meetings this term will be held online.

Participation is by invitation; meeting links will be circulated weekly to everyone on the existing NT Seminar circulation list. Please contact to request being added to that list. 

Some meetings will place particular emphasis on postgraduate training needs.

1 May


This year’s Oxbridge Graduate Biblical Studies Conference has been postponed to Friday 30 April 2021.

8 May

The Gospel of John and Anti-Judaism

Adele Reinhartz, University of Ottawa

15 May 

The Eclipse of Jewish Apocalyptic after 136 CE

Peter J. Tomson, KU Leuven

22 May

Mark’s Absent Jesus?

Markus Bockmuehl, Keble College

29 May

John, from Mark, via Matthew and Luke

Mark Goodacre, Duke University

5 June

Mother Zion Rejoices: Psalm 87 as a Missing Link in Galatians 4

N. T. Wright, Wycliffe Hall

12 June

Graduate Presentations

Sue Ann Mak (Lady Margaret Hall), ‘Must Faith Precede Baptism? From Paul to the Early Church’

Alex Rowe (Keble College), ‘An Examination of 1 Timothy 2.8-15 in Pre-Nicean Writings’

19 June

Paul: Appearance and Health

Louise Lawrence, University of Exeter


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