2017 Annual Bible Conference

2017 Annual Bible Conference

“500th Birthday of the Reformation: Luther’s 95 Theses for Today”


Monday, October 30, 2017
9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.


About the Conference:

Through the lens of the 95 theses, participants will learn the Reformation changed the way Christians viewed salvation, worship, social justice and the Word of God. Four panelists will offer their perspectives in the morning, followed by break out sessions in the afternoon..


Rev. Chryll D. Crews
Saint Stephen’s Lutheran Church


Rev. Dr. Jin H. Han
Professor of Biblical Studies
New York Theological Seminary


Rev. Dr. Peter G. Heltzel
Associate Professor of Systematic Theology
New York Theological Seminary


Rev. Dr. Nelson Rivera
Associate Professor of Theology
Moravian Theological Seminary


Rev. Dr. Jill Schaeffer
Visiting Associate Professor of Ethics
New York Theological Seminary
Conference Convener

$30 Donation (lunch included)

Offered as a 2-credit course to NYTS students at the standard tuition rate and as a Continuing Education Unit.
Dr. Jill Schaeffer, Professor

To register, please call Min. Cynthia Gardner-Brim at (212) 870-1244

Download the flyer HERE.


Afternoon Workshops:


1) Only Scripture:  Translation and Protest: Dr. Kenneth J. Thomas, PhD

2) Protesting Racism: Protesting Dehumanization: Dr. C. Vernon Mason

3) Literature and Poetry in the Reformation Context: Dr. Audrey T. Raden


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