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Lecturer in Christian Thought Position – Bible College of South Australia

Lecturer in Christian Thought Position – Bible College of South Australia

Bible College SA is an interdenominational provider of tertiary level education in evangelical Christian theology and ministry. The College is seeking to appoint a full-time lecturer with clear Reformed evangelical convictions to join the faculty and teach our Christian Thought subjects. These include the Theology and Ethics units as standardly required within the various awards accredited by the Australian College of Theology.

The ideal applicant will hold a PhD or ThD and will have experience in lecturing and in practical Christian ministry. They will be a person committed to effective, healthy, holistic ministry and to the works of gospel renewal.

Interested parties can request the Job and Person Specification by

Applications should address the desired qualifications, skills and experience as outlined in the Specification. They should also include a current CV and contact details for three referees, with at least one being academic and one being from a church leader.

Remuneration is determined by the Bible College SA Enterprise Agreement and is at Level B4 of the Educational Services (Post Secondary) Award. Full conditions of employment are detailed in the current Bible College SA Enterprise Agreement.

Applications close 5pm Friday 8th August 2014. The position is marked to commence in early 2015.

Bible College SA reserves the right not to make an appointment.

Bible College of South Australia
176 Wattle Street, Malvern SA 5061
+61 8 8291 8188 | |

Theology seminar ‘The Healthcare Chaplain and Organizational Spirituality’ Friday August 1

The next seminar in the UQ Theology Series will be held next Friday, August 1 at 2pm in room E319 in the Forgan Smith Building. The presenters will be Neil Pembroke and Rev. Dr. Ray Reddicliffe. The title is ‘The Healthcare Chaplain and Organizational Spirituality: Theology and Practice’.

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Felix Arnott Memorial Lecture

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 (7.30–9.00pm)

One of the great questions of life is what will happen to us after we die.  The answer, of course, is that we can’t know until it happens.  What we can know, however, is what the writers of key books in the Bible thought.  This lecture will explore the development of belief in life after death in the Bible and ask how this might help us today to explore this profoundly important question more fully.

Paula Gooder Seminar – Mind, Body, Spirit and Soul in the Writings of Paul

Paula Gooder Seminar

Being the Body of Christ: Mind, Body, Spirit and Soul in the Writings of Paul

Many people assume that Paul the apostle was opposed to bodies and, in fact, anything physical.  A swift exploration of his writings, however, suggests that this cannot be true, not least because Paul’s vision of life after death involves bodily resurrection and his primary metaphor for Christian community is that of being Christ’s body.  This raises the question, therefore, of what Paul’s view of the mind, body, spirit and soul were and what we might learn from this today.

Register online now to secure one of the limited places in this seminar.  Tickets $30.00




Ancient History Day booking form 2014 Children in the ancient world

The Discipline of Classics and Ancient History, School of History, Philosophy, Religion & Classics,

The University of Queensland
SATURDAY 30 AUGUST 2014, 9.00 am – 4.30 pm

Religious History Association of Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ) Conference

The Religious History Association (TheRHA) is proudly sponsoring the Keynote Speaker for this Conference, Professor Brad Gregory, Dorothy G. Griffin Professor of Early Modern European History, Notre Dame University, USA.


Religion in Conflict and
Collaboration with the Modern World

26-28 November 2014
Albany Campus, Massey University, Auckland

Conference of the Religious History Association of Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ);
The Religious History Association of Australia (THERHA) and the
Christian Research Association of Aotearoa New Zealand

The theme of the conference is “Religion in Conflict and Collaboration with the Modern World” and there will be a particular focus on trends in religious communities in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific over the last two centuries since the Christian Church was planted in New Zealand.


The keynote speaker is Professor Brad Gregory of Notre Dame University in the USA, author of “Unintended Reformation”.  Professor Gregory will be exploring the recent history of the scholarly study of religion.


Offers of papers are invited and should be submitted to the Registrar, Professor Peter Lineham ( with a brief abstract.