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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


Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: We welcome proposals on any topic pertaining to Hebrews for one open session. We also are planning two joint sessions with the Theological Interpretation of Scripture unit, including one with an open call. We invite papers that reflect theologically on the significance of the book of Hebrews for communities of faith. Papers may (1) focus on the theological significance of a particular text; (2) consider the way in which specific theological loci are, have been, or could be informed by the reading of specific texts or themes from Hebrews; or (3) explore the effects of theological readings of the book of Hebrews on particular communities of faith. Please submit proposals for this session through the Theological Interpretation of Scripture unit.

Program Unit Chairs

Eric F. Mason
Madison N. Pierce

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