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Jesus In A Culture Of Doubt

September 22-23, 2014

Discussion on the Historical Jesus in today's culture of doubt.

Click here to live-stream the event at 7p.m. on September 22!

Schedule of Events

  • September 22, 10 a.m. - Dr. Darrell Bock in Convocation, Vines Center
  • September 22, 7 p.m. - Biblical Studies Symposium, Towns Alumni Lecture Hall
  • September 23, 10:30 a.m. - Drs. Bock, and Habermas in Seminary Chapel, Pate Chapel (TRBC)


Darrell Bock

Dr. Bock has earned international recognition as a Humboldt Scholar (Tübingen University in Germany), for his work in Luke-Acts, historical Jesus study, biblical theology, as well as with messianic Jewish ministries. He was president of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) for 2000–2001, serves as editor-at-large for Christianity Today and is on the board of Chosen People Ministries and Wheaton College. He is a well-known author of over thirty books on biblical topics. Some of his articles have appeared in leading journals and periodicals, including many secular publications. He has done a variety of media shows, including work with ABC, CNN, Day of Discovery, and John Ankerberg shows. He has blogged on culture and Scripture for over seven years and has been a part of the weekly Texas Faith blog at the Dallas Morning News since its inception. He has been a New York Times best-selling author in nonfiction, and is elder emeritus at Trinity Fellowship Church in Dallas. He is married to Sally (for thirty-eight years) and is a father of two daughters and a son, and has three grandchildren.

Andreas Kostenberger


Gary Habermas

Dr. Gary Habermas has taught at the college, seminary, and graduate school level since 1976. He came to Liberty University in 1981. He is also an author or editor of some 37 books, of which 18 are on the subject of Jesus' resurrection. Other published subjects include religious doubt, personal suffering, and near-death experiences. Among these books are The Historical Jesus (College Press, 1996), Beyond Death (with J.P. Moreland, Crossway, 1998), and The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus (with Michael Licona, Kregel, 2004). He has also contributed more than sixty chapters or articles to additional books, plus has published well over 100 articles or reviews in journals and other publications. During the past fifteen years or so, he has been a Visiting or Adjunct Professor at about 15 different graduate schools and seminaries in the US and abroad, where he has taught about 40 other courses. Gary is married to Eileen and they have seven children and eleven grandchildren, all but one of whom currently live in Lynchburg, VA.

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