Northwest Progressive Christian Conference
Join us as we welcome John Dominic Crossan as keynote speaker at the Northwest Progressive Christian Conference in Tacoma, October 10 -11, 2014.
John Dominic Crossan is author of twenty-seven books on the historical Jesus, the apostle Paul, and earliest Christianity. Five of them have been national religious bestsellers. He has lectured to lay and scholarly audiences across the United States as well as in Ireland and England, Scandinavia and Finland, Australia and New Zealand, Brazil, Japan, and South Africa. He has been interviewed on 200 radio stations, including four times on NPR's "Fresh Air" with Terry Gross. He has been interviewed on television networks in England and in the United States and has been on cable programs such as A&E, History, Discovery, and the National Geographic Channel. His most recent book is The Power of Parable: How Fiction by Jesus became Fiction about Jesus (San Francisco: HarperOne, 2012). His next book is How to Read the Christian Bible and Still Be a Christian (San Francisco: HarperOne, Fall 2014).
Registration allows access to this exciting event involving religious studies and theology beginning Friday afternoon with mini-seminars with local speakers and continue with our keynote lecture on Friday. Saturday will continue the conference with a seminar with Professor Crossan where he will address The Problem with the Christian Bible during this two day event. Books will be on hand to purchase and be signed by the author
First Congregational Church (View)
7209 S Puget Sound Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98409
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