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2011 Stone Campbell Journal Conference slated for Cincinnati Christian University on April 8-9

Stone Campbell Journal will again partner with Cincinnati Bible Seminary and Cincinnati Christian University to offer the 10th Annual SCJ Conference. The theme: "Extraordinary: The Body, Demons, and Miracles." Luke Timothy Johnson (Emory University) will present "The Body and Resurrections in Corinthians: The Ontological Body and the Social Body." Loren Stuckenbruck (Princeton Theological Seminary) will present "Demonology in the Synoptic Gospels." Barry Blackburn (Atlanta Christian College) will present "The Miracles of Jesus Viewed from Above." Related papers or papers on other biblical, theological, topics or historical are sought for parallel sessions, from experienced scholars as well as from student scholars. Send your paper title (no abstract to needed) to William Baker, SCJ Editor, at scjeditor@aol.com.

Six study groups welcome submissions, the Christian Education group (jestep@lccs.edu), Biblical Teaching on Women group (jdmiller@milligan.edu), Theological and Missiological Perspectives on World and New Religions (brian.smith@fcc.edu), Old Testament Prophetic Tradition and Application (bembryj@esr.edu), Mark’s Gospel in Mediterranean Context (michael.halcomb@asburyseminary.com), and Reexamining Scholarship in the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement (Jasonfikes@gmail.com). A formal student-paper competition is also being organized for three categories: junior/senior, M.A./M.Div., restoration history (rick.cherok@ccuniversity.edu). A first contact is due Jan. 3, 2011. Make all other contacts before Feb. 1, 2011.