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2014 International Meeting

Vienna, Austria

Meeting Begins: 7/6/2014
Meeting Ends: 7/10/2014

Call For Papers Opens: 10/28/2013
Call For Papers Closes: 2/12/2014
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Biblical Interpretation in Early Christianity


Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: This year we plan to hold an invited session on the topic, Reading Martyrdom: The Bible and Early Christian Martyrdom. In addition to this invited session for which papers have already been solicited, we will hold two open sessions. We hope that each open session will treat the the book of Psalms in Early Christian interpretation. We welcome proposals on the numerous ways in which the Psalms have enriched Christian thought and practice. For instance, we welcome treatments of early Christian readings that examine the Psalms and worship, liturgy, prayer, hymnody, Christology, eschatology, suffering and evil, and soteriology.

Program Unit Chairs

 D. Jeffrey Bingham

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