The Saltsburg Distinguished Lecturer Series, which will take place at Christian Theological Seminary Sept. 29-30, is entitled "The Bible and Eradicating Poverty." The featured presenter will be Gale A. Yee, who is the Nancy W. King Professor of Biblical Studies at Episcopal Divinity School. She is active in the Society of Biblical Literature as general editor of Semeia Studies.
Free and open to the public, the lecture series will explore several topics, including "Answering God’s Call: Bringing Justice to All" on Sept. 29; "Raising the Poor from the Dust: The Prophets" on Sept. 30; and "The Silenced Speak: Lessons from Biblical Women," also on Sept. 30. Find out more about the series and other fall conferences, workshops and special events. (PDF)