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2023 Annual Meeting

San Antonio, Texas

Meeting Begins11/18/2023
Meeting Ends11/21/2023

Call for Papers Opens: 1/23/2023
Call for Papers Closes: 3/14/2023

Requirements for Participation

Historical Jesus

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Historical Jesus program unit organizes three sessions for the 2023 meeting for which we invite papers. 1) Subsequent to last year’s session on the Third Quest ("Is the Third Quest Over?"), one session addresses the question: What’s next? We welcome papers on new approaches and methods. 2) A second session focuses on the scholarship on the historical Jesus from the late 18th century and throughout the 19th century. We invite papers dealing with the characterization of the scholarship of the period and different views on early Judaism in relation to Jesus and his ministry. 3) Finally, we are organizing an open session, welcoming proposals on current topics related to the research on the historical Jesus.

Program Unit Chairs

Cecilia Wassén
James Crossley

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