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Union Theological Seminary
3041 Broadway New York
United States
Friday, February 09, 2018

Preparing for Lent/Easter with Prof. Lisa L. Thompson

Got Sermon?Union’s lectionary study series, brings the talents of our faculty to our alumni/ae, students, and neighbors who primarily pastor congregations.

This semester, please join us for Preparing for Lent-Easter with Dr. Lisa Thompson, Assistant Professor of Homiletics, Dr. Aliou Niang, Associate Professor of New Testament, Dr. Andrea C. White, Associate Professor of Theology & Culture, and Dr. Alan Cooper, Elaine Ravich Professor of Jewish Studies and Provost of the Jewish Theological Seminary, and Visiting Professor of Jewish Interpretation, Union Theological Seminary. 


8:30 am: Registration
9:00 am: Opening Devotions
9:15 am: Study of Old Testament Lectionary Texts for the Lenten-Easter Season, Year B; with Alan Cooper
10:45 am: Break
11:00 am: Plenary Session with Andrea White: “Giving up Religion and Politics for Lent” (Isa. 50:4-9a; Phil. 2:5-11)
12:30 pm: Lunch
1:30 pm: Study of New Testament Lectionary Texts for the Lenten-Easter Season, Year B; with Aliou Niang
3:00 pm: Break
3:15 pm: Homiletics Methods and Practice (Preaching Lent-Easter) with Lisa Thompson
4:45 pm: Closing Devotions

The cost of the event includes lunch and light refreshments. Event registration closes on Wednesday, February 7. 

Emily Odom
(212) 280-1419

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