T.F. Torrance Theological Fellowship Meeting 2014
Our annual meeting will be held on Friday, November 21st, 2014, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. (Room location to be announced)
We meet in conjunction with the AAR/SBL convention, held this year in San Diego, California. Look for our AAR program listing under Additional Meetings.
Our guest speaker will be Rev. Dr. Myk Habets. He is lecturer at Carey Baptist College in Auckland, New Zealand and Head of Carey Graduate School and Director of Research. He will deliver a lecture followed by a question and answer period on the topic: “The Fallen Humanity of Christ: A Theological Account”.
Myk is currently senior editor of Pacific Journal of Baptist Research, Associate Editor of Participatio: The Journal of the Thomas Torrance Theological Fellowship, co vice-President of the Thomas F. Torrance Theological Fellowship, and is on the editorial board of Journal for Theological Interpretation.
Myk is the author of Theosis in the Theology of Thomas Torrance (Ashgate, 2009); The Anointed Son: A Trinitarian Spirit Christology (Pickwick, 2010), and Theology in Transposition (Fortress, 2013), in addition to editing The Spirit of Truth: Reading Scripture and Constructing Theology with the Holy Spirit (Pickwick, 2010); Trinitarian Theology After Barth (Pickwick, 2010), with Phillip Tolliday, Reconsidering Gender: Evangelical Perspectives (Pickwick, 2010), with Beulah Wood; Evangelical Calvinism: Essays Resourcing the Continuing Reformation of the Church (Pickwick, 2012) with Robert Grow; and Ecumenical Perspectives on the Filioque for the 21st Century (T&T Clark, 2014).
Please join us if you can for this special occasion.
Another excellent new book that will be of interest to TFT TF members is one by Dick O. Eugenio, Assistant Professor of Theology at Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, Philippines. Communion with the Triune God: The Trinitarian Soteriology of T. F. Torrance. Amazon Link
Myk Habet’s new book from Ashgate on TF Torrance and theosis is going to be made available at 50% discount for all TFTTF members throughout the rest of the year, and especially at SBL/AAR.
Here’s the bibliographical info needed to find it:
Theosis in the Theology of Thomas Torrance. Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies. Farnham: Ashgate, 2009. x + 212 pp. [ISBN: 978-0-7546-6799-5; EISBN: 978-0-7546-9407-6]
If not attending AAR/SBL you can also go to www.ashgate.com/torrance and use discount code (torrance50) for a limited time 50% discount on his book. You will also find discounted Paul Molnar's Thomas F. Torrance, Theologian of the Trinity.
TF Torrance Journal: Participatio:
A distinctively Christian research organization devoted to the exploration, development, and dissemination of the theology of Thomas F. Torrance and other theologians contributing to this endeavor. Continued...