Progressive Christian Conference

Aug 03 2014

7209 S Puget Sound Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98409  (253) 383-3878

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Northwest Progressive Christian Conference 2014

The Problem with the Christian Bible with keynote speaker, John Dominic Crossan

October 10-11, 2014

Join us as we welcome John Dominic Crossan as keynote speaker at the Northwest Progressive Christian Conference in Tacoma, October 10 -11, 2014. Registration allows access to an exciting event involving religious studies and theology beginning Friday afternoon and continue with our keynote lecture on Friday. Saturday will conclude the conference with a seminar with Professor Crossan where he will address The Problem with the Christian Bible during this two day event.

2014 NPCC SCHEDULE

FRIDAY
1:00 PM Registration
1:30 PM Friday afternoon speakers
3:00 PM Break
3:15 PM Roundtable discussions
4:30 PM Break for dinner
7:00 PM Registration for Keynote
7:30 PM Keynote speaker John Dominic Crossan
9:00 PM Break for the evening.

SATURDAY
9:00 AM Registrations for Sunday lecture: The Challenge of the Christian bible with John Dominic Crossan
9:30 AM Lecture 1. “Original Sin”: Sexual Temptation or Escalatory Violence?
10:45 AM Break
11:00 AM Lecture 2. Covenantal Law: Human Destiny or Divine Sanction?
12:00 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Lecture 3. God’s Kingdom: Violent Revolt or Non-Violent Resistance?
2:15 PM Break
3:00 PM Lecture 4. Christianity’s Criterion: Historical Jesus or Biblical Christ?
4:00 PM Conference concludes

There will be books available for sale at the conference.

REGISTRATION FEES

All sessions (Friday & Saturday)
Pre-registration (by September 1, 2014)……….….$60.00
Registration (After September 1, 2014)……………$75.00
Additional family member……………………………$50.00 Students (with valid student ID)…………………….$40.00

Single Sessions
Friday afternoon………………………………….…..$20.00
Friday evening……………………………………..…$20.00
Saturday morning workshop…………………………$30.00
Saturday afternoon workshop……………………….$30.00