Oen Lecture by Jesus Scholar
Oct 27, 2009
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DR. JAN PRANGER, assistant professor, Religion
AMY KELLY, Media Relations director
OEN FELLOWSHIP LECTURE BY JESUS SCHOLAR
World renowned expert on the historical Jesus and early Christianity, John Dominic Crossan, will speak on “Jesus and the Roman Empire” at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 5 in the Centrum, Knutson Campus Center, Concordia College. The lecture is supported by the Oen Fellowship Scholar Fund and coordinated by the Concordia College Department of Religion.
Crossan is professor emeritus of religious studies at DePaul University, Chicago, and the author of bestselling books about the life of Jesus, including "The Historical Jesus," "Jesus: A Revolutionary Biography," "The Birth of Christianity" and "Who Killed Jesus?"
Crossan is also presenting a CHARIS Ecumenical seminar the same day in the Centrum. For information and cost of the seminar, call (218) 299-3566. The evening lecture is free and open to the public.