New Testament Seminar

Hilary Term 2019

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.


18 January              

The Gospels, C.S. Lewis and Philosophical Theology: Celebrating Austin Farrer (1904–1968) after 50 Years

A day conference with John Barton (Oriel College), Mark Goodacre (Duke University), Michael Lloyd (Wycliffe Hall), Judith Wolfe (University of St Andrews)

*2:00 – 6:00 PM in the Roy Griffiths Room, Keble College. Attendance is free but space is strictly limited: see here for information and to register.


25 January              

Dimensions of Sightlessness in the New Testament

Jennifer Strawbridge, Mansfield College


1 February              

The Demonstration of the Apostolic Preaching: Irenaeus on the Relationship between Creeds and Scripture

Frances Young, University of Birmingham


8 February              

Recent New Testament Papyri from Oxyrhynchus

Daniela Colomo, Oxyrhynchus Papyri Project, Faculty of Classics


15 February            

The Visual and Aural Invitation of the New Testament Infancy Narratives

Evangeline Kozitza, Keble College


22 February           

Building a New Temple in the Gospel of Mark

Daniel Schumann, Keble College      


1 March                   

The Origins of the Roman Creed: New Reflections on an Old Problem

Wolfram Kinzig, University of Bonn


8 March                 

The Development of the Old Roman Creed

Piotr Ashwin-Siejkowski. King’s College London


A printable poster of this term’s programme is also available to download: 2019 HT New Testament Seminar.