Leading New Testament scholar N. T. Wright will lecture and participate in a faculty panel discussion at the Divinity School on Nov. 10 and 11. Wright, professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of St. Andrews, is the former Bishop of Durham in the Church of England and a regular guest on radio and television.
Wright will discuss Pauline theology as covered in his recent book Paul and the Faithfulness of God during the two events. On Nov. 10 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., he will take part in a panel discussion of Pauline theology with Divinity School Professors Douglas Campbell, Susan Eastman, and J. Ross Wagner. On Nov. 11 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., he will lecture on "Why and How Paul Invented 'Christian Theology.'" Both events will be held in Goodson Chapel.
Wright is the author of more than 60 books, including The New Testament and the People of God (1992), Jesus and the Victory of God (1996), The Resurrection of the Son of God (2003), and Paul and the Faithfulness of God (2013).
Both events are sponsored by the Dean's Office.