New Testament Seminar

Michaelmas Term 2017

Fridays at 2.30 p.m. in the Pusey Room, Keble College. All welcome.  Some meetings will place particular emphasis on postgraduate training needs.


13 October     

Introducing NT Research at Oxford: Bad Exegesis and the Head of John the Baptist

Prof. Jennifer Strawbridge, Mansfield College


20 October     

Becoming John: The Making of a Passion Gospel

Prof. Kari Syreeni, Åbo Akademi University (Turku, Finland)


27 October     

New Discoveries in the Oldest Syriac Gospels

Prof. David G.K. Taylor, Faculty of Oriental Studies


3 November      

Matthew and the Babatha Archive

Prof. Philip Esler, University of Gloucestershire


10 November 

Jewish Christian Gospels? Some Matters Arising…

Dr Andrew Gregory, University College


17 November 

NO SEMINAR (Annual SBL Meeting in Boston) 


24 November 

Graduate Research Presentations 

Stacey van Dyk, Keble College; Alexander Ezechukwu, Blackfriars


1 December   

What’s the Point of Hebrews?

Dr Richard Ounsworth, O.P., Blackfriars


A printable PDF poster of the seminar programme may be downloaded here.