ETS 2014 Parallel Session B

Evangelical Theological Society 2014 - The 66th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, held Wednesday through Friday, November 19-21, 2014 at the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center in San Diego, CA. The Program Theme: "Ecclesiology"

ETS 2014 Parallel Session B (Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2:00-5:10 pm)

 

Abraham Kuruvilla - David v. Goliath: What is the Author Doing with What He is Saying?

Amy Peeler - Reformed Theology: Book Review Session of Michael Bird's "Evangelical Theology: A Biblical and Systematic Introduction" (Zondervan, 2013)

Andrew Blatchley - The Iron Chariots of the Canaanites 

Annette G. Aubert - Old Princeton and Translatlantic Theology

Anthea McCall - “I Know You are a Harsh God” - The Character of God and Narrative Dissonance in the Parables of Luke’s Gospel

Ben Sutton - Historiography after F. C. Baur: Intertwining Methods in Gospels and Acts Research

Benjamin H. Arbour - Evangelical Polity and the Priority of Jesus Christ: Towards a More Biblical and Christological Model

Bradley J. Gundlach - Adam and Eve at Old Princeton

Brian J. Tabb - Suffering in Ancient Worldview: Luke, Seneca, and 4 Maccabees in Conversation

Brian J. Wright - A First-Century Funerary Monument: Identifying Some Helpful NT Parallels

Brian Webster - The Ger as Naturalized Citizen

Bryant G. Wood - New Evidence for Dating the Conquest: The 2011-2014 Seasons at Kh. el-Maqatir

Charles Lee Irons - Household Baptism in the New Testament: Assessing the Debate 50+ Years Later

Chris H. Smith, Jr. - "There is no married and single": The Family of God in Gal. 3:28

Christian George - 'Big-Tent' Calvinism: Embracive of Evangelicalism?

Christian George - Christian History and Thought since 1700 (invited): Old and New Calvinism in Conversation

Coleman M. Ford - “A Pure Dwelling Place for the Holy Spirit”: John Wesley’s Reception of the Homilies of Macarius

Craig Vincent Mitchell - Christian Anthropology and Macroeconomic Theory

Cristian Mihut - A High Priest Who Understands: Atonement, Practical Authority, and Suffering

D. Brent Sandy - Media Criticism and Orality: Current Research and Implications for Hermeneutics

Daniel A. Rodriguez - Spiritual Formation in The Barrio: Models for Making Disciples of Hispanic Teens and Young Adults in the USA

Daniel Heimbach - Christian Ethics (invited): Was the Early Church Primarily Pacifist or Not?

Daniel von Wachter - Pragmatic Reasons for Conversion

Darrel Falk - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Darrell Bock - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Darryl G. Hart - Christian History and Thought since 1700 (invited): Old and New Calvinism in Conversation

Darryl G. Hart - Confessional Calvinism: Skeptical towards Evangelicalism?

David Baggett - On Secular Accounts of the Good

David I. Yoon - New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Lit. (invited): New Testament Apocryphal Literature

David I. Yoon - The Gospel of Peter, Source Criticism, and Oral Tradition

David Sloan - Matthew and Luke: Expanders or Abbreviators of Q?

David Talley - What Does It Mean To "Wait on the LORD"?

David W. Jones - Rescuing Rahab: The Evangelical Discussion on Conflicting Moral Absolutes

Deborah Haarsma - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Dennis E. Johnson - ‘Blessed Is He Who Comes in the Name of the Lord’: David (seed of the woman) vs. Goliath (seed of the serpent) (1 Samuel 17)

Denny Burk - Is Same-Sex Orientation Sinful?

Denny Burk - Issues in Sexuality & Gender

Derek J. Brown - No Simple Matter: On the Contemporary Use and Misuse of the Regulative Principle

Don Thorsen - Christian History and Thought since 1700 (invited): Old and New Calvinism in Conversation

Donald S. Whitney - “True and Gracious Longings”: Jonathan Edwards & the Personal Spiritual Disciplines

Donald T. Williams - C. S. Lewis and the Ontological Argument

Douglas Blount - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Douglas Blount - God, the Future, and Inerrancy

Dustin B. Bruce - Defining the Christian Spiritual Classics: maintaining the Regula Fidei 

Ed De Zago - Reconsidering the Use of epi in Ephesians 2:10

Eric Johnson - Old Self, New Self, False Self, True Self: The Complexity of the Christian Self

Eric W. Moore - Worshipping God or Sensual Indulgence? An Examination of Contemporary Worship

Erik M. Clary - On Feeding the “Theologically Dead”—Rethinking Robert Rakestraw on the Vegetative State

Eugene H. Merrill - The Theology of the “Chronicler”: What Difference Does It Make?

Eugene Schlesinger - Ecclesiology: The Apostolicity of the Church

Eugene Schlesinger - One Holy Catholic and Missional Church: Hans Urs von Balthasar on the Church's Identity and Mission

Evan Lenow - Abortion and Self-Ownership

Fazale Rana - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Fred G. Zaspel - Warfield's Doctrine of Scripture Revisited

Freddy Cardoza - Career Connection

Gary R. Habermas - The Empty Tomb of Jesus Revisited: Evaluating more than Twenty Critical Arguments for Historicity

Gary Steward - Charles Hodge on the Separation of Church and State

Gayle E. Doornbos - Scripture and the Missio Dei: Examining the Hermeneutics of Missional Readings of Scripture

George H. Guthrie - Καταργ?ω and the People of the Shining Face (2 Cor. 3:7-18)

Gerald Bray - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Gerald Bray - The Mind of God and the Destiny of Man

Glenn Kreider - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Greg Couser - “How firm a Foundation”: The Ecclesiology of 2 Tim 2:19-21.

Gregory J. Stiekes - Does Luke 10:25–37 Echo 2 Chr 28:5–15? The Parable of the Good Samaritan and the Question of Its Historical Vorlage

H. Wayne House - Christian Ethics (invited): Was the Early Church Primarily Pacifist or Not?

H. Wayne House - Empire or Christ: Were the Fathers of the Early Church Ethical Pacifists or Theological Pragmatists?

Harry Bunting - Christianity Inverted": Kierkegaard’s Attack on Christendom’s Betrayal of it’s Mission

Hugh Ross - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

J. Andrew Cowan - The Justification of N. T. Wright: Righteousness, the Covenant, and the Old Testament

Jacob Shatzer - Does Just War Theory Need Selective Conscientious Objection?

James E. Bruce - If Everyone Else Could Have Done Otherwise, then Why Can’t We?

James K. Dew, Jr. - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Jason S. DeRouchie - The Heart of YHWH and His Chosen One in 1 Samuel 13:14

Jeffrey Bingham - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Jeffrey W. Aernie - Tablets of Fleshly Hearts: Paul and Ezekiel in Concert

Jeremy D. Otten - What Do the Scribes Say? Or: Elijah’s on First, but What’s on Second?

Jim R. Sibley - Has the Church Put Israel on the Shelf? The Evidence from Romans 11:15

Joel F. Williams - Jesus as Lord in the Gospel of Mark

Joel Scandrett - "Christ Clothed with His Gospel": Apostolicity and the Deposit of Faith in the Thought of TF Torrance

Joel Scandrett - Ecclesiology: The Apostolicity of the Church

John Frederick - Paul the ‘Pathetic’ Stoic — A Study of the Concepts of Apathy, Mercy and Compassion in Paul and the Stoics

John H. Walton - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

John W. Taylor - Follow the Money: The Church as a Community of Obligation in Paul

Jonathan Yates - Augustine's Vision of the Future

Joseph C. Harrod - “Treasure, Support, and Joy”: The Word-Centered Piety of Samuel Davies

Joseph Mangina - Ecclesiology: The Apostolicity of the Church

Joseph Mangina - The Pool Whose Name Means “Sent”: John and the Apostolic Destiny of the Church

Joshua M. Greever - Prepositions and Pronouns: The Identity of the Christians in Ephesians 1:12

Joshua Ryan Farris - Edwardsian Idealism, Imago Dei, and the Vision of God

Keith Essex - Interpreting and Applying OT Historical Narrative: A Survey of the Evangelical Landscape

Kelly M. Kapic - Reformed Theology: Book Review Session of Michael Bird's "Evangelical Theology: A Biblical and Systematic Introduction" (Zondervan, 2013)

Ken Keathley - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Ken Magnuson - Irreversible Error: The Constitution Project Report on Capital Punishment Considered

Kenneth Berding - 'Gifts' and Ministries in the Apostolic Fathers

Kenneth R. Samples - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Kevin W. McFadden - Biblical Theology according to the Earliest Christians: How Paul told Abraham’s Story 

Kyle Strobel - Sanctified in the Son: The Contours of the Doctrine of Sanctification

Ligon Duncan - Christian History and Thought since 1700 (invited): Old and New Calvinism in Conversation

Ligon Duncan - Confessional Calvinism: Embracive of Evangelicalism?

Luke R. Hoselton - Ecclesiology and New Creation in Colossians

Marc Cortez - Reformed Theology: Book Review Session of Michael Bird's "Evangelical Theology: A Biblical and Systematic Introduction" (Zondervan, 2013)

Mark A. Ellis - The Key is In The Pronouns: The Door to Gentile Inclusion to Jewish Blessings in Ephesians 1-3

Mark Bailey - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Mark Jones - "The (True?) Gospel Coalition”: English Presbyterianism in Puritan England

Matthew Flannagan - Abortion as Self-Defence

Matthew H. Patton - A Little Reviving in Our Bondage: Ezra-Nehemiah as a Story of Continuing Exile

Matthew Haste - "Nurseries of Heaven": Samuel Stennett's Vision for Marriage and Family

Michael Cox - The Stubborn and Rebellious Son: A Case of Intertextuality in Psalm 78

Michael F. Bird - Reformed Theology: Book Review Session of Michael Bird's "Evangelical Theology: A Biblical and Systematic Introduction" (Zondervan, 2013)

Michael G. Hasel - Biographical Sketch of Gerhard F. Hasel

Michael S. Horton - Reformed Theology: Book Review Session of Michael Bird's "Evangelical Theology: A Biblical and Systematic Introduction" (Zondervan, 2013)

Michelle Knight - Singing a Familiar Tune: An Intertextual Study of Judges 5 and Psalm 68

Miguel Echevarria - The Inheritance of the Cosmic Kingdom in the Psalms and Isaiah 

Murray Smith - The Return of the King: Luke’s Kingship Parable and Jesus’ Final Advent

Nathan Lauffer - Is Disagreement a Problem for Christian Belief?

Nicholas A. Elder - The Development of Jesus's Identity as 'Son of God' in the Questions of Mark's Gospel

Nicholas Perrin - New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Lit. (invited): New Testament Apocryphal Literature

Nicholas Perrin - The Gospel of Thomas: Relic on the Battlefield of Scriptural Authority

P. Chase Sears - The Church as the New Israel in Romans

Paige Patterson - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Paige Patterson - God, Salvation, and the Future in John's Revelation

Paul J. Brown - Greco-Roman Mythological Eschatology: The Denial of the Resurrection at Corinth

Peter E. Payne - The Weaknesses of Appealing to "Multiverse" Speculation to Account for Apparent Fine-Tuning

Phillip J. Long - Eating with Jesus: Luke’s Anticipation of the Eschatological Banquet

Preston Sprinkle - Issues in Sexuality & Gender

Preston Sprinkle - Sexual Orientation in Paul’s World: It’s Not What You Think

R. Albert Mohler - Contemporary Challenges and the Doctrine of the Future

R. Albert Mohler - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

R. Douglas Geivett - Is Disagreement a Problem for Christian Belief?

R. Scott Smith - Craig's Nominalism Applied to Scripture

Ralph K. Hawkins - The Archaeology of Shiloh and Its Bearing on Joshua 18:1

Ric Rodeheaver - Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Fear and Salvation in a World Without God

Richard M. Davidson - The Legacy of Gerhard F. Hasel’s Old Testament Theology: Basic Issues in the Current Debate Revealed in Old Testament Scholarship of the Last Two Decades

Robert Larmer - Special Divine Acts: Three Pseudo-Problems and One Red Herring

Robert M. Bowman Jr. - The Jesus Quest and the Evangelical Question: Learning from and Responding to a New Fundamentalist Challenge

Robert Stewart - Evangelical Philosophical Society B4: A Conversation on Origins: BioLogos, Reasons to Believe, and Southern Baptists

Ron Sider - Christian Ethics (invited): Was the Early Church Primarily Pacifist or Not?

Ron Sider - The Early Church on Killing: A Comprehensive Assessment of the Historical Evidence

S. Cameron Coyle - Near East Archaeological Society B: From Conquest to Spreading the Gospel 

Sajan Mathews - Networking in Ministry: A Biblical-Theological Model for Cultivating Intentional Relationships

Samuel Nunez - Narrative Structure of Daniel 8: A Text Linguistic Approach

Scott Kennedy - Good-bye One Percenters: A Ridiculous yet Sensible Approach to Supporting Mission Work

Seth M. Rodriquez - Spending the Night at the Threshing Floor: Archaeological Insights into the Book of Ruth

Stanley E. Porter - New Testament Canon, Textual Criticism, & Apocryphal Lit. (invited): New Testament Apocryphal Literature

Stanley E. Porter - The Greek Apocryphal Gospel Fragments—What We Have Learned and What We Still Do Not Know

Stephen K. Moroney - Neglected Patristic Wisdom for Counseling and Pastoral Care Today: Gregory of Nazianzus

Stephen Yuille - The Primitive Institution of Christ’s Church: Thomas Goodwin and Congregational Polity

Steve L. Porter - Alston on the Transforming Work of the Holy Spirit: Fiat, Interpersonal, or Shared Life?

Steve Mathewson - The David and Goliath Story as a Window into the Theocentric Approach to Preaching Old Testament Narrative Literature

Steve Weaver - "The Church of Christ, who upon Confession of Faith have bin Baptised": Hercules Collins and Baptist Ecclesiology

Steven McKinion - Can War Be Just? The Ancient Church and Pacifism

Steven McKinion - Christian Ethics (invited): Was the Early Church Primarily Pacifist or Not?

Susan M. Rieske - The Wicked Generation within Jewish Apocalypticism and Implications for the Gospel of Matthew

Thomas R. Schreiner - God and God Incarnate: God and the Future

Todd A. Scacewater - The 'Meaning' of a Pauline Quotation

Victor Copan - Neuroscience and Spiritual Formation: Exploring An Ambiguous Relationship

W. Bradford Littlejohn - What Makes a ‘Puritan’? Hooker, Ussher, and English Reformed Episcopacy

W. Jackson Watts - Redeeming Tradition: Reflections on Recent Theological Retrieval Projects

Walt Russell - The Local Church Implications of Messiah Jesus as the Chief Pastor

Walter C. Kaiser Jr. - The Hasel-Kaiser Discussions on the Search for a Center or Mitte to Biblical Theology

Wesley Hill - Is Being Gay Sanctifiable? Scripture and the Great Tradition on Same-Sex Love and Christian Friendship

Wesley Hill - Issues in Sexuality & Gender

William J. Webb - Apocalyptic Holy War:  Does Revelation Really Support OT Genocide?

Won-Seok Jung - The Davidic Persona in Psalms 138-145 of Book V (MT)