ETS 2014 Parallel Session E

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 E (Friday, Nov. 21, 1pm)

Joel Willitts - Introduction

David Rudolph - New Testament Backgrounds: Introduction to Messianic Judaism

Warren Carter - The Things of Caesar: Mark-ing the Plural (Mark 12:13-17)

Brian Rosner - Paul and the Law (Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 2013)

Jonathan R. Wilson - Creation and the Colossian Christ in Karl Barth

Ron Haydon - Daniel’s Style of Ambiguity and the Creation of Interpretive Space (9:24-27)

Blair Wilgus - The People of God in Amos

Timothy Dalrymple - Theological Vocation and the Marketplace

John Feinberg - Inspiration and Inerrancy a Theological Perspective

Ian Jones - Iron Age I Copper Mines in Faynan, Jordan

Stephen O. Presley - A Loftier Doctrine: The Use of Scripture in Justin's Second Apology

Paul Chamberlain - Creative and Foundational Strategies for Arguing that Christianity is Irrational: A Response

James Henry Collin - Indispensability in Mathematics, Morality and Soteriology

Chris L. Firestone - Kant’s Philosophy as Grounds for a Theology of Resurrection

Edward N. Martin - What's It Like To Be a Dthat: Kaplanian Themes, Alstonian Bare Particulars and Augustinian (Trinitological) Replies to Euthyphro?

Amy Peeler - The Covenant of the Father

Joseph K. Pak - Martyrdom: A Foundational Heritage That Undergirds Korean Churches

John Lee - Compatibility of High Christology and the Uniqueness of God in Mark’s Gospel

Gregory R. Lanier - Metaphor in the New Testament: Catching Up to the Conversation on Contemporary Metaphor Theory

Bryan Blazosky - The Role the Law Does or Does Not Play in the Condemnation of Gentiles in Romans 2:12-15

Keith E. Johnson - The Work of the Holy Spirit in the Life and Ministry of Jesus Christ: A Trinitarian Perspective

Adam J. Johnson - Atonement: The Shape and State of the Doctrine

Daniel Whitman Houck - Deordinatio a Fine: A Modified Thomist View of Original Sin

Ryan Griffith - The Role of Confession in the Christian Life: A Biblical - Theological Assessment

Daniel Janosik - Déjà Vu All Over Again: The Christian Church’s Response to the First Islamic Invasion, and How it Compares to the Church’s Response to Islam Today

Ronald Rothenberg - The Ecclesiological Solution to the Crisis of the Immigrant Church: Parallel Ministry or ‘One Church,’ Dual Congregationalism (Acts 6:1-7)

Katie J. McCoy - More Than a Pulpit: A Response to Elizabeth Flowers on the Woman Question in the Southern Baptist Convention

Andre A. Gazal - Reforming Catholicity in Tudor England: John Jewel's Doctrine of the Universal Church

Kendell Easley - On the Horns of an Ecclesiatical Praxis Dilemma: Two Professors Reflect on Their Experience of the Current Church Divide 

Corey Latta - On the Horns of an Ecclesiatical Praxis Dilemma: Two Professors Reflect on Their Experience of the Current Church Divide  

Mark D Thompson - The Gathering Purpose of God: Ekklesia in Biblical Theological Perspective

Jeffrey C. Calhoun - Toward an Understanding of the Normative Value of Contextualized Doctrine

Ian J. Vaillancourt - Psalm 118 and the Eschatological Son of David

D. A. Carson - Why the Local Church Is More Important than TGC, White Horse Inn, 9Marks, and Maybe Even ETS

Matthew McAffee - Life and Body Parts: kbd "liver" and lb "heart" in Ugaritic and Biblical Hebrew

Darrell Bock - The Restoration of Israel in Luke-Acts

Todd Wilson - The Supersession and Superfluity of the Law? Another Look at Galatians

Justin K. Hardin - Sayings of Jesus: Jesus and Empire: Caesar's Coin Saying

John Dickson - Mission-Commitment in Second Temple Judaism

Gerald Hiestand - Theological Vocation and the Church

Jeffrey Morrow - Alfred Loisy, Assyriology and the old Testament

Karen H. Jobes - Putting Words in His Mouth: The Son Speaks in Hebrews

Ronald V. Huggins - "The Two Sides of Ceasar’s Coin”: Where does Evil Reside, in the Self or in the Structures? How our Personal Sitz im Leben affects the Way We read Jesus’s Political Statements.

Justin K. Hardin - Equality in the Church

Wesley Hill - Karl Barth and the Word Made Flesh

Daniel Block - A Place for My Name: The Role of Zion in the Mosaic Vision of Israelite Worship

Gary V. Smith - The Destruction of Babylon in Isaiah 46-47

Ashish J. Naidu - Mere Mimesis or Inner Transformation? Ancient Discourse and John Chrysotom on Christian Praxis

Thomas D. Pearson - Ecclesiology as Social Practice: Alasdair MacIntyre on Una Sancta

Myron A. Penner - Bounded Sets, Centered Sets, and Christian Identity: Navigating the Philosophical and Theological Landscape

David C. Burris - Prior Probabilities, Miracles, and Naturalism

James S. Spiegel - Immaterialism as Handmaid: How Berkeleyan Idealism Enhances Christian Theology

Stephen R. Miller - A Literal Interpretation of Daniel 9:24-27

Michael A G Haykin - Inerrancy and Inspiration in the Fathers

Jeff Fisher - Early Foundations for Debated Doctrines: Melanchthon and Oecolampadius on the Extent and Application of Christ’s Death

Steven A. Austin - Jerusalem Earthquake of 33 A.D.: Evidence within Laminated Mud of the Dead Sea

Ron C. Fay - Μη γενοιτο as Thematic Marker in Romans: A Guide to Paul’s Argument

Jordan P. Barrett - Revisiting Augustine on Divine Simplicity: The Significance of Context, Scripture, and Theology

Everett Berry - The Perseverance of the Saints or the Elect?  Revisiting the Longstanding Influence of Augustinian Soteriology on Reformed & Non-Reformed Responses to the Question of Apostasy

William T. Chandler - A Union Dissolved:  How Universal Salvation renders Superfluous the New Covenant Union of Christ and His Bride

R. Larry Overstreet - Hermeneutical Problem? Homiletical Opportunity!

Marcus McArthur - Church, State, and Treason: The Crisis of Border State Ecclesiology during the Civil War

Malcolm Gill - Missing in Action: Theological Reflection on the Absence of the Aged, Widowed, and Disenfranchised in Contemporary Evangelical Church Planting Movements

Dorothy Kelley Patterson - Women and the Church: Does the Bible Speak Clearly on How a Woman Serves the Church?

Robert Caldwell - "What is Christ to Me, if He is Not Mine?": Andrew Croswell, Antinomianism, and the Gospel of Free Grace in the First Great Awakening

Erez Soref - Our father Abraham Sacrificed Two Sons! Literary Parallels that Challenge Two Sons to Live Together in the Middle East as the One New Man in Christ

Seth Postell - Our father Abraham Sacrificed Two Sons! Literary Parallels that Challenge Two Sons to Live Together in the Middle East as the One New Man in Christ

William D. Henard III - Ecclesiae Renovationis: Church Revitalization as an Ecclesiological Necessity

Keith W. Plummer - John Owen, the Self-Attestation of Biblical Authority, and its Significance for Christian Apologetics

David W. Chapman - Hang Him Upon a Tree – Impalement and Bodily Suspension in Egypt, the ANE, and the Hebrew Bible

Adam Z. Wright - Has the Synoptic Problem Been Solved and Where Do We Go From Here? A Linguistic Analysis of the Parable of the Mustard Seed in the Synoptic Gospels

Frank Thielman - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Thomas R. Schreiner - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Joel Willitts - The Bride of Messiah and the Israel-ness of the New Heavens and New Earth

Marc Cortez - Theological Vocation and the Academy

Mark Dever - Lose the Church, Lose the Gospel

R. Kendall Soulen - The Standard Canonical Narrative and the Problem of Supersessionism

David Sloan - 

Mark Kinzer - New Testament Ecclesiology and the Jewish People

Adeeb Mickahail - The Yahu Temple on the Elephantine Island in Egypt 

David M. Moffitt - The Worship of the Great High Priest: Some Reflections on the Humanity and Atoning Work of the Son in Hebrews  

Nicholas Perrin - Giving Caesar His Due: The Religio-Political Significance of Mark 12:13-17

Gregory Alan Thornbury - Theology of Work: The Economics of the Theological Vocation

Timothy Dalrymple - Theology of Work: The Economics of the Theological Vocation

Gerald Hiestand - Theology of Work: The Economics of the Theological Vocation

Marc Cortez - Theology of Work: The Economics of the Theological Vocation

Douglas Moo - New Testament Backgrounds: Introduction to Messianic Judaism

Chris Green - A Heavenly, Theological Song: Karl Barth on Revelation 4-5 in CD III/3

Peter J. Gentry - Parameters for Correct Interpretation of Daniel 9:24-27

William D. Barker - Isaiah's Kingship Polemic: the Shared Tradition Between Ugaritic Literature and Isaiah 24-27

Susan Ramsey - Exploring the Sources of Isaac of Nineveh’s ‘Harbor Full of Rest’

Ray Yeo - The Difficulty with the Perception of Divine Intrinsic Goodness

David C. Cramer - The Christian Witness to the State: Political Thought across the Ecclesial Spectrum

Carl Mosser - The Metaphysics of Participation in God and Union with God

Matthew Flannagan - Mackie’s Solution to the Error Theory: A Response to Richard Joyce

Peter Williams - How Use of Poor Terminology Can Cause Unnecessary Problems for Advocates of Inerrancy

Gavin Ortlund - Beyond the ‘Problem of Anselm:’ A Fresh Look at Anselm of Canterbury’s Theological Epistemology

Josh Chatraw - Bart Ehrman on the Empty Tomb and the Resurrection: An Evaluation of His Arguments

Paul Smythe - Did Ignatius use Hebrews?

John Goodrich - No Longer against Flesh and Blood: Paul, Scripture, and the Transformation of God’s Enemies

Barry D. Smith - Divine Simplicity as Transcendental Illusion

Stanley K. Fowler - Perseverance, Grace and Election in Baptist Theology

Wayne Grudem - Salvation without Repentance from Sin?  A Critique of the “Free Grace” Gospel

Yunsoo Park - A Reflection of Strengths and Weaknesses of the New Homiletic for the Purpose of Making a Difference in Expository Sermon

Daryl E. McCarthy - Does Revival Lead to Reformation?  Learning from the History of Revivals in Universities

Bob Freiberg - When Johnny Comes Marching Home: Helping Combat Vets in the Local Church who Suffer from the Trauma of War

John McKinley - Towards a Fuller Expression of Complementarianism in Church Life

Jason Matossian - Ecclesiastical Authority, Conscience, and Sincerity:   The Bangorian Controversy and the Question of Secularization

Stan Meyer - Battling Ecclesiologies within the Modern Messianic-Jewish Movement

D. Glenn Butner - For and Against “de Regnon”: Trinitarianism East and West

Justin L. Allison - Allusion to Exodus 19:16 in Zechariah 9:14

Philip T. Duncan - Agapic Remembering: Applying Justice in Love to How the Church Remembers Collectively

Andrew Das - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Linda Belleville - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Alan Streett - Sayings of Jesus: Jesus and Empire: Caesar's Coin Saying

Scot McKnight - New Testament Backgrounds: Introduction to Messianic Judaism

Rami Arav - The Talpioth Ossuaries

Harold W. Attridge - How Atoning Sacrifice Works in Hebrews

Michael S. Horton - How the Marks of the Church Inform Its Mission

Brian Rosner - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Harry Hahne - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Preston Sprinkle - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Frank Thielman - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Thomas R. Schreiner - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Andrew Das - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Linda Belleville - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Eckhard Schnabel - Pauline Studies (invited): Paul and the Law

Carsten Card-Hyatt - "If you really hear the call to repentance, how could you not hear the Gospel?" Barth on James 1:2-4

Andrew Hill - Old Testament Theology and Worship: A Prospective Look

Dave Deuel - Missions to the Borders in the Old Testament and the Ancient Near East

Sanjay Merchant - A Brief History of Tritheism: Philoponus, Roscelin, and Gilbert

Kevin E. Voss - Contraception and Covenant: An Application of Paul Ramsey’s Covenant-Centered Ethic to the Contraception Debate in Moral Theology

Jason McMartin - Evaluating Physicalist Options for a Theology of Holy Saturday

Michael L. Gurney - Gay Marriage and the Church: The Public Relevance of Theistic Morality

Richard S. Hess - Reconsidering the Seventy-Sevens of Daniel 9

J. Michael Thigpen - "From the Mouth of God:" Inspiration and Inerrancy in Old Testament Perspective

Dennis Plaisted - The Problem of God’s Appropriation of Evil

Morgan Reed - A Sixth Century Syriac Homily on the Lord's Prayer: Humanity's Slavery Contract Lacks the Valid Signatures

Patrick Jones - A Faithful Anamnesis? Evaluating the Uneasy Relationship Between Evangelicals, Inerrancy, and Social Memory Theory

Channing L. Crisler - The Apostle Paul and the Introspective Conscience of his Apostleship: Reconsidering a New Perspective Tendency in Light of Paul's Reflections on his Apostleship

Andrew W. Pitts - πíστiς Word Groups outside of the New Testament and the πíστiς Xρiστo? Debate

Stanley E. Porter - πíστiς Word Groups outside of the New Testament and the πíστiς Xρiστo? Debate

Justin J. Daeley - Divine Freedom and Contingency: An Intelligibility Problem for (Some) Theistic Compatibilists

Adam Co - Understanding the Doctrine of Union with Christ within the Kingship and Kingdom Motif of Scripture: Uniting Key Emphases in Paul and in Jesus Canonically

Adam Harwood - Did Millard Erickson revise His View of General Revelation and Human Responsibility in Christian Theology, Third Edition (2013)?

Jonathan W. Arnold - To Condemn or Not to Condemn: the Paradox of Early Baptist Ecclesiology

Patrick S. Franklin - The Significance of Theological Anthropology for Ecclesiology

Scott R. Jackson - The Church and Homosexuality: A Theological and Pastoral Response to Growing Challenges

Glenn Kreider - The Church in the Future: The Eschatology of Jonathan Edwards

R. Douglas Geivett - A New Apostolic Reformation? A Biblical Response to the Worldwide Apostles and Prophets Movement

Taylor Worley - Anxiety, Resoluteness, and Hope: Heidegger and Bonhoeffer on Death

Kevin Hall - A History of Interpretation: The Beatitudes, Happiness & Jonathan Edwards

Ishwaran Mudliar - Malachi 2:16 in Hebrew and the Ancient Versions

Steven W. Smith - Recapturing the Voice of God: Sermons Shaped by Reanimation of the Genre of the Text

Scott Bartchy - Slaves and Slavery in the Roman World

Charles Martin - What has Social History to do with Hebrews? Familial Language within an Interpretive Framework

Daniel B. Wallace - The Ignorance of the Son in Matthew 24.36: A Study in Textual and Redaction Criticism

John Shouse - A Typology for Evangelical Engagement with Islam: A Theological Analysis and Assessment

Leo Percer - Paul's Vision of the Church: Embodied or Electronic? 

Jerry Root - C. S. Lewis: Death and Hope in the Writings of C. S. Lewis

R. Douglas Geivett - C. S. Lewis: Death and Hope in the Writings of C. S. Lewis

Dennis Fisher - C. S. Lewis: Death and Hope in the Writings of C. S. Lewis

Jeff Baxter - C. S. Lewis: Death and Hope in the Writings of C. S. Lewis