New Testament Seminar

Michaelmas Term 2021

Fridays 2.30 p.m. in the Lecture Theatre, H B Allen Centre (Banbury Road), Keble College  

* except as noted below, and subject to confirmation in the weekly email circular. 

Online options, if any, will be advised in our weekly email to the existing NT Seminar circulation list.  Alumni, visiting scholars and other guests may contact OxfordNTSeminar@gmail.com to request an invitation. 


15 October
*9 AM (Oxford)

Ruler Cults and Christology: A Comparison

Michael Bird, Ridley College, Melbourne


22 October

Why Does It Matter to Live ‘in Christ’, and Is It a Mystical Experience? 

Teresa Morgan, Oriel College


29 October

New Testament Citations of the Old: The View from the Eve of the Enlightenment 

Kirsten Macfarlane, Keble College


5 November

Resources for NT Research after the Pandemic

Hilla Wait, Philosophy and Theology Faculties Library


12 November

Gospel Reception as Competitive and Combative? Johannine Challenges to an Emerging Consensus

Andrew Byers, Ridley Hall, Cambridge


19 November

NO SEMINAR – Annual SBL Meeting in San Antonio/online


26 November

Graduate Presentations

Amanda Higgin, Regent’s Park College

Paolo Monzani, Campion Hall


3 December
*9 AM (Oxford)

Early Christian Readings of Paul on Moral Regeneration

Paul Rowse, Blackfriars


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