Skutt Student Center, Ballroom
Dr. Steven R. Harmon (Baptist)
Gardner-Webb University School of Divinity
Dr. William G. Rusch, ELCA
Yale Divinity School
Rusch, an ELCA pastor, is the former executive director of the ELCA Office for Ecumenical Affairs and is now an adjunct professor of Lutheran studies at Yale Divinity School, New Haven, Conn.
Fr. John Crossin, OSFS
Secretariat for Ecumenical & Interreligious Affairs
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Schedule of the day:
8:30 am Continental Breakfast (Skutt Student Center Ballroom)
9:00 am Morning Prayer and Introductions
10:00 am Dr. William Rusch
10:45 am Break
11:00 am Dr. Steve Harmon
11:45 am Lunch (complimentary)
1:00 pm Fr. John Crossin , OSFS
1:45 pm Panel Discussion and Q&A
3:00 pm Closing Prayer
Panel Moderator is H. Ashley Hall, Ph.D.
Reformation and Protestant Theology;
Chaplain, Lutheran Campus Ministry
Scott Jones, First Central Congregational Church, Omaha.
Gary Eller, PCUSA
Dr. Gary S. Eller is a Lecturer in the Theology Department at Creighton and the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Nebraska Omaha. He also serves as president of the Omaha Presbyterian Seminary Foundation and pastor of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Omaha.
Jane Florence UMC, First United Methodist in Omaha
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Ahmanson Ballroom, Harper Center
Ronald D. Witherup, S.S. “Dei Verbum: Its Roots and its Legacy”
8:00 am Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer followed by Introductions
9:00 a.m. "The Development of Dei Verbum"
10:30 a.m. break
11:00 a.m. "The Legacy of Dei Verbum: notably Benedict XVI's Verbum Domini"
12:30 p.m. adjourn
Friday, October 3, 2014
3:00-5:00 PM, Hixon-Lied Auditorium, Harper Center
Thomas D. Stegman, S.J.
“The Meaning of Scripture, Then and Now:
Interpreting the Bible in the Church (PBC, 1993).”
Sunday, November 2, 2014
3:00-5:00 PM, Ahmanson Ballroom, Harper Center
Amy-Jill Levine and John Clabeaux address
The Jewish People and their Sacred Scriptures in the Bible (PBC, 2001)
Friday, October 10, 2014
The First Annual Lay Ministry Day and Eucharistic Celebration of St. John XXIII
9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Registration in Skutt Student Center, Room 105
9:30 a.m. Morning Prayer followed by Introductions
10:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker: Fr. Thomas Rausch, S.J.
12:00 p.m. Mass at St. John's Church
followed by luncheon in Lower St. John's Church and presentation of Ignation Excellence in Lay Ministry Award