Atlantic Theological Conference 2013

June 16, 2013 at 3:38 pm

Atlantic Theological Conference 2013: “The Biblical Job: Comfort, Righteousness, Holiness”
Dates: June 23 to 26, 2013
Location: Christ Church Cathedral, Fredericton, NB
Papers will include such topics as “The righteousness of Job-What makes Job righteous and his friends not?” (The challenge of the Comforters and God’s answer from the whirlwind); “The literary history of Job: From Augustine to Northrop Frye”; and “Job and Holiness: What the tradition makes of Job, and taking Job into the future.”
Speakers this year will include Dr Danielle Layne, Assistant Professor of Literature and Philosophy at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia; The Rev’d Christopher Snook, Rector of St. Luke’s in Regina and former Tutor in the Foundation Programme at King’s College; The Rev’d Dr Thomas Curran, Associate Professor of Humanities at King’s College; and The Rev’d Dr Lisa Wang of St. James Cathedral in Toronto and former chaplain at the University of Alberta.