New Testament Seminar

Hilary Term 2020

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.


24 January

How to Get a Non-Academic Job with a PhD in New Testament

Workshop with Guy Brandon (Jubilee Centre and Blockworm.net), Bryan Dyer (Baker Academic), Helen-Ann Hartley (Bishop of Ripon), Mary Marshall (Faculty of Theology & Religion/St Benet’s Hall), Guy Williams (Reading Blue Coat School)


31 January

Reading and Unveiling: Between 2 Corinthians 3 and the Rabbis

Yael Fisch, Oriel College


7 February 

‘Seeing’ in John

Catrin Williams, University of Wales Trinity St David


14 February

Asceticism and the New Testament

Arjen Bakker, Oriel College


21 February

‘You Have Heard that It Was Said to Those of Ancient Times’: On the Form and Function of Matthew’s Antitheses

Lutz Doering, University of Münster


28 February

Pauline Dogmatics

Douglas Campbell, Duke Divinity School


6 March

Is the Bible Translatable?

Jan Joosten, Christ Church


13 March

Writing a Commentary on 1 Peter: How, Why, and for Whom?

David Horrell, University of Exeter


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