Doctoral Colloquium ‘Building Bridges: Enabling Encounters’

02 - 06 September 2019

PhD Colloquium

Doctoral Colloquium ‘Building Bridges: Enabling Encounters’

Location : ETF Leuven

Language : English

ETF’s annual doctoral week is an essential part of our PhD program. Students meet their fellow students and professors, prepare for exams and present their research. ETF professors and internationally recognized visiting scholars give public lectures and public defenses of dissertations take place.

You are welcome to attend one or more sessions of the public program (see schedule below).

Register your attendance via info@etf.edu until August 26, 2019. Please indicate which sessions you plan to attend. There is the possibility to join us for the meals before or after the sessions. The sessions are free of charge; however we do charge for the meals: €14 for lunch (at 1:00 PM) and €31,5 for dinner (at 6:30 PM). Please register for meals via info@etf.edu no later than August 21, 2019.

Morning devotions from 8:15 – 8:45 AM are open to the public.

Monday 2 September
12:00 – 13:00 Faculty Lectures (parallel sessions)

The Missional Future of Free Churches in a Secular Context: A German Case Study
Philipp Bartholomä (PT)

Liturgical Characteristics of Free Church Worship Services
Stefan Schweyer (PT)

Justification by Faith at the Dawn of the Synod of Dordt: Franciscus Gomarus on the Crucial Issue with Jacob Arminius
Dr. Dolf te Velde (HT)

Tuesday 3 September
14:30 – 16:15 Promotion: Pamela LaBreche (RM)
Presentation & Defense of Dissertation
: Locals as Stakeholders: An Investigation of the Contribution of Romanian Evangelicals to North American Missionary Ministry Evaluation
16:15 – 17:00 Reception
19:30 – 20:30 Farewell Lecture by Prof. Dr. Herbert H. Klement (OT)
GOD in the Old Testament and Christian Faith
20:30 – 21:30 Reception
Wednesday 4 September
12:00 – 13:00 Faculty Lectures (parallel sessions)

Biblical Narratives as Bridges to Understand Biblical Diversity
Prof. Dr. Pieter Boersema (RM)

Life after Death in the Old Testament
Prof. Dr. Mart-Jan Paul (OT)

14:30 – 16:15 Promotion: Daniel A. Gleich (NT)
Presentation & Defense of DissertationDie lukanischen Paulusreden: Ein sprachlicher und inhaltlicher Vergleich zwischen dem paulinischen Redestoff in Apg 9-28 und dem Corpus Paulinum
16:15 – 17:00 Reception
Thursday 5 September
12:00 – 13:00 Faculty Lectures (parallel sessions)

The Historical-Critical Method in Biblical Studies: Its History, Its Potential and Its Limitations
Prof. Dr. Armin Baum (NT)

Election
Prof. Dr. Nico den Bok (ST)

14:30 – 16:15 Promotion: Yevgeny Ustinovich (NT)
Presentation & Defense of Dissertation: “Rabbi” in the Gospel of John: A Sociolinguistic Approach to Speech Accommodation on the Intratextual and Extratextual Levels
16:15 – 17:15 Reception
19:30 – 20:30 Farewell Lecture by Prof. Dr. Klaus W. Müller (RM)
Mission and Truth. Information without Fearing Reduction of Support
20:30 – 21:30 Reception
Friday 6 September
12:00 – 13:00 Faculty Lectures (parallel sessions)

Transnational Ubuntu: African Pentecostal Appropriations of Hospitality in Flanders (Belgium)
Dr. Bosco Bangura (RM)

YHWH’s Ruach as a Chiastic Center in Isaiah 44:2b–5
Dr. W. Creighton Marlowe (OT)

14:00 – 15:00 Farewell Lecture by Prof. Dr. Antonie Vos (HT)
The Impact of Modern Christian Theology and Philosophy
15:00 – 16:00 Reception

 

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