The sixth annual SCJ Conference, hosted by Cincinnati Bible Seminary-Graduate Division of Cincinnati Christian University, was held April 13-14, 2007 (8:30 AM, Fri-Noon, Sat). The theme: To The Ends of the Earth: The Christian Mission in New Testament Perspective featured Special Guest Lecture Eckhard Schnabel (Professor of New Testament, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) who presented "The Mission of the Twelve" and "The Mission of Paul."
Three other guest speakers explored the Christian mission in other New Testament areas. John Harrison (Professor of New Testament and Ministry, Oklahoma Christian University), presented "The Formative Role of the Mathean Parables." Jon Weatherly (Academic Dean and Professor of New Testament, Cincinnati Christian University) presented "The Fulfillment of Israel's Hope in Acts. Jerry Sumney (Professor of Biblical Studies, Lexington Theological Seminary) presented "The 'People of God' in Paul's Missionary Work."
Other related papers or papers on other biblical, theological, or historical topics were sought for parallel sessions, from experienced scholars as well as from student scholars.
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