A New Humanity
How does Paul challenge ethnic and gender division beyond Galatians 3:28? This keynote will explore especially Ephesians’ teaching about the one body of Christ and its explicit implications for ethnic and gender unity (Craig). This keynote will further illustrate with some concrete examples, especially from Africa, of disunity and Christ’s power to transcend such barriers (Médine).
Craig S. Keener (PhD, Duke University) is F.M. and Ada Thompson Professor of Biblical Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary. He is author of thirty-three books, with more than one million copies in circulation. The books have won thirteen national or international awards, including six in Christianity Today . These include The IVP Bible Background Commentary: New Testament and major academic commentaries.... read more