Conversation with Eric Seibert

Where WEST dining room

Duration 1 hour 15 minutes

Eric A. Seibert
Professor of Old Testament, Messiah College

Education: B.A., Messiah College, 1992; M.A., M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary, 1996; M.Phil., Drew University, 1999; Ph.D., Drew University, 2002.

Research Interests: addressing problematic portrayals of God in Old Testament narratives (particularly as it relates to the issue of divine violence), investigating Old Testament texts which exemplify peace, peacemaking, and alternatives to violence

Eric will speak about The Violence of Scripture and some of the conversations that have emerged as a result of this work and Disturbing Divine Behavior, both of which he authored.

Join in on the conversation…buy and/or bring your lunch to the WEST dining room on Monday, January 27, 2014 between 11:45 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Intended Audience General Public

Tags ACAD, SEM, Intellectual Life

Contact Information

Name Ted Grimsrud

Phone # 540.432.4464