Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2006-10-30

Frank A. James III, president and professor of historical and systematic theology at Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando, Fla., will deliver this year's Reformation Heritage Lectures sponsored by Samford University's Beeson Divinity School Oct. 31 and Nov. 1.

James will speak at 11 a.m. both days and also at 3 p.m. on Nov. 1 in Andrew Gerow Hodges Chapel. A by-reservation discussion luncheon at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday will be followed by a 1 p.m. question and answer time in Hodges Chapel.

The theme is "The Reformations of Peter Martyr Vermigli." Tuesday's message is "Psalm 46: A Psalm of the Reformation." Wednesday's topics are The Catholic Reformation of Peter Martyr Vermigli at 11 a.m., and The Protestant Reformation of Peter Martyr Vermigli at 3 p.m.

For information or lunch reservations, telephone (205) 726-2731.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.