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Prof John Barclay – PAUL AND THE UNDESERVED GIFT – Fitzroy Vic 23 August

Tuesday 23 August 2016 6pm – 7.30 pm Public Lecture The Christ Lecture Theatre ACU Melbourne Campus 115 Victoria Pde Fitzroy   IRCI4484- John Barclay Lecture Flyer_23 Aug 16

Australian Religious History Fellowships

Details of the Mitchell Library’s Australian Religious History Fellowship can be found at:

Applications open 22 August 2016 and will close 19 September 2016.

Reminder – Monday 15 August – ANZATS Seminar – Theological Education in diverse of cultures

15 August – ANZATS Seminar – Theological Education in diverse of cultures

You are invited to the next Brisbane ANZATS seminar

on Monday 15 August 2016 –  1.30 to 3.30 pm

Topic – ‘Theological Education in diverse of cultures and contexts.’

at Christian Heritage College, Citipointe Ministry College, 322 Wecker Road Mansfield.

The Citipointe Ministry College is located underneath the large church auditorium, entrance if from the lower car park.

Speakers –

Dr Bruce Allder (Principal Emeritus, Lecturer in Pastoral Theology, Nazarene Theological College) –

“Lessons to be learnt from the Nazarene Cultural and Linguistic Diversity program”

Dr Allder will speak on the lessons learnt from his visits to Fiji where the college is seeking to deliver an accessible, fully accredited Bachelor degree that acknowledges culturally diversity.


Dr Wally Wang (Brisbane School of Theology – lecturer in Christian thought)

– “Theological Education in diverse cultures and contexts”

Dr Wang has worked as a theoretical physicist while also leading a Chinese Church in Sydney. He has studied and taught theology in Hong Kong and is a member of Centenary Uniting Church as well as preaching regularly at Chinese churches.

A business meeting of representatives from the colleges will be held preceding this from 12.30 to 1.30 pm. Representatives from the theological colleges are encouraged to attend.

Chaplaincy conference – University of Otago 2-3 December

The University of Otago and ACOM are holding a two day professional development symposium on 2-3 December. Further details can be found below.

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UQ studies in religion seminar Fri Aug 19

The next UQ Studies in Religion seminar is coming up next week (Friday August 19) at 2pm.
on August 19th , E319 in the Forgan Smith Building.  Ray Reddicliffe will give a paper at 2pm on Theology, Spirituality, Values and Ethics in Positive Organization Change Processes.
At 3pm Anne Klose will address the topic of Covenanted Sexual Relationality as Locus for Spiritual Formation.

UQ Aug 19

Lecturer in Pastoral Theology & Spiritual Care position advertised

Stirling Theological College is seeking to appoint a full time
Lecturer in Pastoral Theology &
Spiritual Care from the beginning of 2017.

PC Lecturer. Position Desc

Position available NT lecturer, VOSE Western Australia

Applications are sought for the positon of New Testament Lecturer
at Vose Seminary, Perth, Western Australia

Applicants should send a cover letter, detailed CV and address the selection criteria (available on the seminary website). Applications should be received no later than August 31, 2016)

Vose – New Testament Lecturer

Public lecture Fitroy Vic “ON DENYING THE RIGHT GOD”

Public Lecture – Thursday 11 August 2016 6pm – 7.30 pm The Christ Lecture Theatre ACU Melbourne Campus 115 Victoria Pde Fitzroy

Turner will argue that there are better traditions of thinking about God than either Dawkins’ atheist denial or the ‘creationist’ theist affirmation, and it takes a Thomas Aquinas to see why.

Professor Dermot Nestor
Executive Dean, Faculty of Theology & Philosophy
Australian Catholic University
Ph: 61 2 97014510

Denys Turner Lecture Flyer

Lecturer in New Testament Position

The School of Arts at Murdoch University has advertised a position in New Testament teaching within the postgraduate courses. For further information contact: Dr Nancy Ault, Senior Lecturer in Practical Theology on +61 8 9360 2602 or via email (please do not send applications via email).

Closing date:   19 August 2016 (11.59pm) 

Further details can be found at

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