Divinity Symposium

Rawlings School of Divinity Symposium

Fall 2017 Speakers

What does the future hold for Israel and her Arab neighbors? 

  • Speakers: Dr. Joel Rosenberg and Dr. Seth Postell
  • Date: October 16
  • Location: School of Music Recital Hall
  • Time: 7:00 p.m.

Dr. Douglas MooDr. Joel Rosenberg

Joel C. Rosenberg (www.joelrosenberg.com) is a New York Times bestselling author of 11 novels and five nonfiction books, with more than 3 million copies sold.

He has been interviewed on hundreds of radio and TV shows, including ABC's Nightline, CNN, CNN Headline News, C-SPAN, Fox News, MSNBC, The History Channel, The Rush Limbaugh Show, The Sean Hannity Show, and The Glenn Beck Show. His articles and columns have been published by National Review,FoxNews.com, CNN.com, the Jerusalem Post, World magazine, and the Washington Times, among others. He has been profiled by the New York Times, the Washington Times, and the Jerusalem Post.

Joel has spoken to audiences and met with religious and government leaders all across the U.S. and Canada and around the world, including Israel, Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, the UAE, Turkey, Afghanistan, Russia, Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, India, South Korea, and the Philippines. He has also addressed audiences at the White House and the Pentagon, addressed members of Congress on Capitol Hill, members of the Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, and a conference held at the European Union Parliament in Brussels.

He is the founder and chairman of The Joshua Fund (www.joshuafund.com), a nonprofit educational and charitable organization he and his wife launched in 2006 to mobilize Christians to "bless Israel and her neighbors in the name of Jesus, according to Genesis 12:1-3."

Selected Publications

  • Epicenter: Why the Current Rumblings in the Middle East Will Change Your Future (2006; revised version, Epicenter 2.0, released in 2008)

  • Inside The Revolution: How the Followers of Jihad, Jefferson & Jesus are Battling to Dominate the Middle East and Transform the World (2009)

  • Implosion: Can America Recover From Its Economic and Spiritual Challenges in Time? (2012)

  • Israel at War: Inside the Nuclear Showdown with Iran (2012)

  • The Invested Life: Making Disciples of All Nations One Person at a Time, written with Dr. T. E. Koshy (2012)

Dr. Seth Postell

Seth D. Postell, formerly Assistant Professor of Old Testament at the Charles L. Feinberg Center for Messianic Jewish Studies (in partnership with Talbot School of Theology), is currently Lecturer in Biblical Studies at Israel College of the Bible in Netanya, Israel.

Selected Publications

  • Adam AS Israel

  • Reading Moses, Seeing Jesus

Past Biblical Studies Symposiums