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2020 Annual Meeting

Virtual Meeting

Meeting Begins11/29/2020
Meeting Ends12/11/2020

Call for Papers Opens: 1/7/2020
Call for Papers Closes: 3/11/2020

Requirements for Participation

Disputed Paulines

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: Depending on the number and quality of proposals received, the Disputed Paulines Section will offer one or more open sessions for which we invite papers exploring historical, literary (including rhetorical), and theological matters that bear upon the interpretation of one or more of those letters (or a discreet section thereof). For 2020, we especially welcome papers that explore the theme “Unity in Diversity" in any part of the Disputed Paulines. Additionally, two themed sessions will be offered, each with an invited panel. One of these sessions, in collaboration with the “Paul Within Judaism” Section, will offer a panel discussion on the Status Questionis. The other themed session will consist of a review of Christopher R. Hutson’s commentary on First and Second Timothy and Titus (Baker Academic, 2019).

Program Unit Chairs

Jerry L. Sumney
Lisa Marie Belz

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