Paul Foster on Colossians

In September 2016, Professor Paul Foster (University of Edinburgh) delivered a talk on Paul’s Epistle to the Colossians, the subject of his recent commentary.

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Judith Lieu: Marcion and the Corruption of the Gospel

Professor Judith Lieu (University of Cambridge) delivered the Kennedy Wright opening lecture at the Centre for the Study of Christian Origins (CSCO), the University of Edinburgh, in October 2013, entitled “Marcion and the Corruption of the Gospel.”

An audio recording of the lecture is available on YouTube:

 

Larry Hurtado: “Paul’s Messianic Jesus: A Variant-Form of Ancient Jewish Messianism”

Professor Larry Hurtado delivers the 2014 opening lecture at the School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. The lecture begins at 6:30. Hurtado contends that Paul’s messianism comprises “a particular and distinctive variant form” of the pluriform Jewish messianism of his time.

A similar version of the paper, “Paul’s Messianic Christology”, was delivered at  New Orleans Baptist (NOB) Theological Seminary, on February 11, 2016.

Larry Hurtado – Selected Published Essays etc

Jesus and Larry

Emeritus Professor Larry Hurtado (formerly of the University of Edinburgh) makes available a large number of essays and articles on his personal website. The main topics are Jesus, the theory of early worship of Jesus, and the Gospels.

Examples include:

Son of Man–Hurtado.  This is the pre-publication version of my essay published in ‘Who is This Son of Man’?  Latest Scholarship on a Puzzling Expression of the Historical Jesus, eds. Larry W. Hurtado & Paul L. Owen (London:  T&T Clark, 2011), 159-77.

The Women, the Tomb and the Ending of Mark The manuscript of my contribution published in A Wandering Galilean:  Essays in Honour of Sean Freyne, eds. Zuleika Rodgers & Margaret Daly-Denton (Leiden:  Brill, 2009), 427-50.

Margaret Thatcher’s Bible

James Crossley’s lecture of Margaret Thatcher and the Bible in English politics is available for download and listening (mp3 here) and on YouTube.

…a lecture given on 17th January 2014 at the University of Edinburgh. It’s on Margaret Thatcher, her use of the Bible and how a modified form Thatcher’s Bible became the Bible of English politics.