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Peacebuilding in the City

March 23, 2015

The 2015 Zenos Lectures and The 2015 Robert Brawley Lecture in Gospel Studies

Join us at McCormick Theological Seminary in the McGaw Common Room on Monday, March 23, 2015, beginning at 10:30 a.m. These lectures are a contribution to McCormick’s 2014-2015 theme,Peacemaking in the City: A Faithful Response to Urban Violence.

At 10:30 a.m.“Empires of Violence, Cities of Peace”
The 2015 Zenos Lecture

Dr. Steed V. Davidson, associate professor of Old Testament, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA, presents.

At 12:00 noon lunch will be provided for attendees

At 1:00 p.m. “Do We Know the Things that Make for Peace in the City?”
The 2015 Robert Brawley Lecture in Gospel Studies

Presented by Dr. Willard Swartley, professor emeritus of New Testament at the Anabaptist Mennonite Theological Seminary, Elkhart, IN.

At 2:30 p.m. we’ll take an afternoon break

At 2:50 p.m. Conversation
McCormick hosts a conversation with the lecturers, moderated by Dr. Sarah Tanzer, professor of New Testament and Early Judiasm, McCormick Theological Seminary

3:45 p.m. we’ll adjourn


Joe Ann Watson


McCormick Theological Seminary
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Chicago, IL 60615 United States
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