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Berkeley Palmer Lectureship / Leading Edge Biblical Scholarship

Inaugural Lecture

"The Temptation to Be Less Than Human" / Dr. Craig Barnes, President, Princeton Theological Seminary. 

This lecture took place on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Go to the NCB Youtube Channel to view the video recording!

First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley and New College Berkeley are launching a new annual lectureship in honor of the Reverend Earl F. Palmer, pastor of First Presbyterian Church Berkeley from 1970 to 1991, and founding trustee of New College Berkeley. The Berkeley Palmer Lectureship will examine current biblical scholarships at the intersection of the Church and the Academy. This lectureship, beginning with the inaugural lecture on May 5, 2018, will bring the lens of biblical scholarship to issues of concern to the university, the seminary, and the church. 

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