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2017 Lecture Series

RON GARDINER: Archaeology Workshop

Location: F-111, Memorial Building, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Friday, February 17th, 2017. 10:00 AM.

 

BONNIE MAGNESS-GARDINER: Cultural Crime Property and the FBI

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, February 16th, 2017. 4:00 PM.

 

EDWARD DAVIS: Why Christianity is Good for Science

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, February 2nd, 2017. 4:00 PM.

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2016 Lecture Series

SHELLEY WACHSMANN: The Galilee Boat

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS. 

Date/Time: Thursday, November 3rd, 2016. 3:00 PM.

 

JO ANN HACKETT: Ruth and Naomi: Getting Along with the In-Laws

Location: Room 237, Riley Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Friday, October 21st, 2016. 11:00 AM.

 

DAVID VILA: The Byzantine-Islami Tradition at Avila of the Decapolis

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, March 10th, 2016. 2:30 PM.

 

2015 Lecture Series

CHARLES STEWART: The Architecture of Christianity Prior to Constantine

Location: Truett Conference Room, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, October 22, 2015. 4 PM.

 

DAVID L. EASTMAN: Mrs. Jesus? Archaeology, History, and the Modern Media

Location: Riley Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Tuesday, October 13, 2015. 2:30 PM.

 

JAMES HOFFMEIER: Akhenaten, Moses, and Monotheism

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Wednesday, April 22, 2015. 4 PM.

 

ERIC F. MASON: Faith and Faithfulness in the Epistle to the Hebrews

Location: Truett Conference Room, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, April 16, 2015. 4 PM.

 

STEVE CARROLL: Torah Scroll Workshop

Location: Riley Center Room 252, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Wednesday, March 25, 2015. 3 PM.

 

SIDNIE WHITE CRAWFORD: Dead Sea Scrolls Workshop

Location: Riley Center Room 237, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Friday, March 6, 2015. 2 PM.

 

SIDNIE WHITE CRAWFORD: What the Dead Sea Scrolls Teach Us About the Bible

Location: Riley Center Room 150, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Tuesday, March 3, 2015. 7 PM.

 

K. LAWSON YOUNGER: Israelites and Judahites in Assyria and Babylonia: The Exiles According to the Cuneiform Sources

Location: Truett Conference Room, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Tuesday, Januray 20th, 2015. 4 PM.

 


2014 Lecture Series

JODI MAGNESS: Samson in Stone: New Discoveries in the Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Galilee

Location: Room 237, Riley Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Friday, November 7th, 2014. 2 PM.

 

ERIC WELCH: God, Oil, Politics: Hebrew Scripture and the Dynamics of Regional Economy in the Iron Age Levant

Location: Truett Conference Room, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014. 5 PM.

 

KEVIN FISHER: Urbanism and Social Change on Aphrodite's Isle: Searching for Cyprus' Late Bronze Age (1550-1200 BC) Cities

Location: Truett Conference Room, SWBTS. 

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014. 6:30 PM.

 

DAVID EASTMAN: After Acts: Traditions of the Death and Burial of the Apostle Paul

Location: Room 237, Riley Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014. 4 PM.

 

ALAN MILLARD: Literacy in the Biblical World

Location: SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, January 21st, 2014. 7 PM.

 

 
 
 

2013 Lecture Series

PETER FLINT

Location: SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, November 7th, 2013. 7 PM.

 

GABI BARKAY: The Temple Mount Project

Location: SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, October 10th, 2013. 7 PM.

 

SAM WOLFF: Guarding the Carmel Coast- Tel Meqadim

Location: SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, September 19th, 2013. 7 PM.

 

JEREMY SCHIPPER: Non-Healings in the Hebrew Bible

Location: Truett Conference Room, SWBTS.

Date/Time: Thursday, February 21st, 2013. 7 PM.

 

NAVA PANITZ-COHEN: Industrial Beekeeping at Tel Rehov in the Time of King Solomon

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS. 

Date/Time: Thursday, January 17th, 2013. 7 PM.

 


2012 Lecture Series

Lecture series done in conjunction with The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Bible Exhibit.

 


2011 Lecture Series

GARY ARBINO: Persians, Jews, and Greeks: Aspects of the Early Second Temple Period

Location: Seelig, Naylor Student Center, SWBTS. 

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 1st, 2011. 7 PM.

 


2010 Lecture Series 

BRUCE ZUCKERMAN:  Bringing the Dead Sea Scrolls Back to Life: The Use of Imaging Technologies to Reclaim Ancient Texts.

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/ Time: Friday, September 24th, 2010. 7 pm.

 

STEVE ORTIZ:  The Dead Sea Scrolls & the Archaeology of Qumran

Location: University of Dallas

Date/ Time: Thursday September 23rd, 2010. 7 pm.

 

STEVE COLLINS: Tall el-Hamman/ Sodom: When Biblical Geography, Archaeology and Chronology Converge.

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: April 26rd, 2010. 7pm.

 

TOM DAVIS: The 4th c. AD Earthquakes and the Crisis of Faith on Cyprus.

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: February 16rd, 2010. 7pm.

 


2009 Lecture Series

WILLIAM DEVER: The Archaeology of the 10th.c. BCE in Ancient Israel.

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: November 3rd, 2009. 7pm. 

 

JAMES HOFFMEiER: The Exodus Crossing in Context.

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: September l7th, 2009. 7pm.

 

AREN MAEIR: Digging for Goliath: Excavations at Tell es-Safi.

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: April 21th, 2009. 7pm.

 


Lectures from 2008 and Before

GABI BARKAY: The Oldest Biblical Verses Discovered in Jerusalem

Location: Williamsburg Room. Naylor Student Center, SWBTS.

Date/Time: February 5th, 2007. 7pm.

 

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