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Upcoming EPS Events

2020 Midwest Region Meeting of the Evangelical Philosophical Society

March 27 - 28, 2020
Grand Rapids Theological Seminary
Grand Rapids, MI

Due to the contagious nature of the coronavirus, the ETS regional leadership has made the difficult decision to cancel the March 27-28 Midwestern meeting of the ETS-EPS set to take place at Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Like many Michigan universities, Cornerstone University has canceled all on-campus classes and meetings of one hundred people or more. That includes us.

Read more here.

"What I've Learned: Distinguished Scholars Share Their Stories"

Distinguished scholars George Marsden, Millard Erickson, David Turner (banquet speaker) and Richard Muller will reflect on their careers and pass on what they most want the next generation to know.

Besides these plenary speakers, there will be numerous breakout sessions by professors and scholars presenting their latest research on biblical, theological and ministry topics. Evangelical publishers will be present to sell their newest books at discounted prices, and theologians, pastors and students can network with peers and reconnect with old friends and make new ones.

The 15th Spring Meeting of the Midwest Region of the Evangelical Philosophical Society (EPS) Conference is held in conjunction with the 65th Spring Meeting of the Midwest Region of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS).

Friday, March 27 -- Saturday, March 28, 2020; Hosted by Grand Rapids Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, MI)

Plenary Speakers:

Dr. George Marsden. Dr. Marsden is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Notre Dame. Notable books include Jonathan Edwards: A Life, Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism, and The Outrageous Idea of Christian Scholarship.

Dr. Millard Erickson. Dr. Erickson's notable books include Christian Theology, Reclaiming the Center, and What Does God Know and When Does He Know It?

Dr. Richard Muller. Dr. Muller is Professor Emeritus of Historical Theology at Calvin Theological Seminary. Notable books include Post-Reformation Reformed Dogmatics: the Rise and Development of Reformed Theology, ca. 1520-ca.1725 (4 volumes), The Unaccommodated Calvin, and Divine Will and Human Choice: Freedom, Contingency, and Necessity in Early Modern Reformed Thought.

Dr. David Turner. Dr. Turner will be the banquet speaker. Dr. Turner is professor emeritus of New Testament at Grand Rapids Theological Seminary. His notable books include Matthew (Baker Exegetical Commentary), Israel's Last Prophet and Interpreting the Gospels and Acts.

Registration and Lodging

Registration is handled by the Evangelical Theological Society. Guests are responsible for reserving their own lodging. Hotels listed on the registration page.

For more information: https://www.cornerstone.edu/events/evangelical-theological-society-midwest-regional-meeting/
Type of event: Midwest Region

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