Biblical Preaching Seminar


Lipscomb University's College of Bible and Ministry presents the
Biblical Preaching Seminar with Terence E. Fretheim
Oct. 13-15
Times and campus locations to be determined

Enrich your preaching ministry by participating in this unique seminar sponsored by the Hazelip School of Theology at Lipscomb University.  Enjoy 3 days of content-rich sessions that will energize your congregational work back home. 

On October 13-15, 2014, our featured presenter will be Terence E. Fretheim, Elva D. Lovell Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minn. Fretheim graduated from Luther College (B.A., 1956), Luther Theological Seminary, (B.D., 1960), and Princeton Theological Seminary (Ph.D., 1967). He has taught at Augsburg College and Theological Seminary (1961-63, 1967-68) and, for most of his career, at Luther Seminary (1968-2013). Through the years he has taught for shorter periods of time at several theological schools in the U.S. and also abroad (Malaysia, Hong Kong, Cairo).

Hazelip faculty will also host sessions throughout the seminar. Session topics include preaching about Isaiah, the Sermon on the Mount and eschatology and will feature Lipscomb theology faculty members John Mark Hicks, author of “Come to the Table,” and Terry Briley, author of “I Will Be Your God and You Will Be My People.”

Fretheim has been a speaker at numerous gatherings of rostered and lay church leaders across the country. He is the author of over 100 articles and 23 books, most recently: "Reading Hosea-Micah: A Literary and Theological Commentary" (Smyth & Helwys, 2013); "Creation Untamed: The Bible, God and Natural Disasters" (Baker, 2010); "About the Bible: Short Answers to Big Questions" (rev. and expanded edition; Ausburg/Fortress, 2009). He is married, has two children and three grandchildren.

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