Divinity Dean To Give Reformation Heritage Lectures Oct. 27-29
Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2009-10-26
Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School will present its annual Reformation Heritage Lectures Oct. 27-29.
Beeson dean Dr. Timothy George will lecture daily at 11 a.m. in Andrew Gerow Hodges Chapel at Samford.
Topics are: Suddenly Calvin: What the Reformer of Geneva Can Teach Us Today (Tuesday); William Tyndale and the Making of the English Bible (Wednesday); and 1609-2009: The Baptist Story (Thursday). The latter lecture is in recognition of the 400th anniversary of the founding of the Baptist movement.
The lectures are free and open to the public. A reservation-only luncheon will be held following the Wednesday lecture.
For information, call (205) 726-2731 or 800 888-8266, or go to www.beesondivinity.com.
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 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 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.