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Announcing the Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary and Call for Papers

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Chris Chun, Director JEC Gateway

Chris Chun,
Director JEC Gateway

Another Jonathan Edwards Center has opened in the United States as of March 2018. The Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary is directed by Chris Chun and will be a source of

Edwards related-studies and scholarly production for the West Coast. Along with having a web-presence through Gateway Seminary (https://www.gs.edu/academics/jonathan-edwards-center/), The Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary will host lectures, conferences, and an annual graduate student paper competition.

CALL FOR PAPERS

A call for papers has released for JEC Gateway’s inaugural conference. These papers will be delivered in parallel sessions of the conference. An abstract submission is due by May 28, 2018. If you wish to submit an abstract, you may do so by emailing jec@gs.edu.

The inaugural conference for JEC Gateway will be from January 15, 2019 at 6PM to January 16, 2019 at 8PM.

INAUGURAL CONERENCE

REGENERATION, REVIVAL, AND CREATION: RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE AND THE PURPOSES OF GOD IN THE THOUGHT OF JONATHAN EDWARDS | January 15, 2019 at 6PM to January 16, 2019 at 8PM

Plenary Speakers

Douglas Sweeney is distinguished professor of church history and the history of Christian thought and director of the Jonathan Edwards Center at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

Michael Haykin is professor of church history and biblical spirituality and director of the Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Oliver Crisp is professor of systematic theology at Fuller Theological Seminary.

“The Miscellanies Project”: A Call for Contributors

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The Jonathan Edwards Society is extending a call for contributors to The Miscellanies Project and Reader. Deadline for topic submission is Dec 1, 2017. Details about the project and signup are available at http://www.jesociety.org/project/.

 

 

Call for Papers: JESociety 2012, Oct 4-7

Friends of the Jonathan Edwards Center at TEDS may be interested in the following announcement …

The Jonathan Edwards Society is extending a call for papers for the Oct 4-7, 2012 conference on the theme of “Jonathan Edwards: An American Apocalyptic Prophet.”

The details below on paper submission are from the Jonathan Edwards Society website:

Some Sug­gested Topics

  • Edwards’ escha­tol­ogy and phi­los­o­phy of history
  • Edwards’ escha­tol­ogy in its his­tor­i­cal context
  • Armini­an­ism
  • Amer­i­can utopian and dystopian literature
  • Utopian social experiments
  • The social, polit­i­cal, and eco­nomic con­text of Edwards’ thought
  • Con­tem­po­rary cul­tural trends in light of Edwards’ escha­tol­ogy and ethics.

Require­ments:

  • Abstracts: 200-​​word maximum
  • Papers: 3,000-word max­i­mum (designed for a read­ing time of 20 to 30 minutes)

Please include the fol­low­ing information:

  • Name
  • Aca­d­e­mic sta­tus and insti­tu­tional affil­i­a­tion (if any)
  • Mail­ing address, e-​​mail address, tele­phone number

Please sub­mit your abstracts or papers (Microsoft-​​Word For­mat) by Sep­tem­ber 1st, 2012.

The con­fer­ence reg­is­tra­tion fee is $50.00 for adults, $25.00 for col­lege stu­dents, and $10.00 for high school stu­dents. Please make your check payable to The Jonathan Edwards Soci­ety and mail it to the address below.

Richard Hall
Dept. of Gov­ern­ment & His­tory
Fayet­teville State Uni­ver­sity
1200 Murchi­son Road
Fayet­teville, NC 28301
rhall@​uncfsu.​edu