Atlantic Theological Conference 2013

June 23, 2013 - June 26, 2013



The 33rd annual “Atlantic Theological Conference” will take place
at Christ Church Cathedral, Fredericton, New Brunswick.
Dates: 23 to 26 June, 2013
TOPIC: “The Biblical Job: Comfort, Righteousness, Holiness”
Working topics of the papers will include:

  • “The righteousness of Job—What makes Job righteous and his friends not?”
    (The challenge of the Comforters and God’s answer from the whirlwind)
  • “The literary history of Job: From Augustine to Northrop Frye”
  • “Job and Holiness: What the tradition makes of Job, and taking Job into the future”

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    Those presenting papers at the conference will include:
    § The Rev’d Dr. Thomas Curran, Associate Professor of Humanities at King’s College, Halifax, N.S.
    § Fr. Christopher Snook, Rector of St.Luke’s Church, Regina, Saskatchewan
         and former Foundation Year Tutor at King’s College, Halifax
    § Dr. Danielle Layne, Assistant Professor of Literature and Philosophy,
         Georgia Southern University
    § The Rev’d Dr Lisa Wang of St.James Cathedral in Toronto
         and former chaplain at the University of Alberta


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