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Adult Summer Elective Series

900 Henley at Main
Knoxville, TN 37902
900 Henley at Main
Knoxville, TN 37902

(865) 524-3048

  • Date(s): July 28, 2019 to July 28, 2019
  • Event Time(s): 9:40 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Church Street United Methodist Church Parish Hall

This July, join religious scholars at Church Street United Methodist Church as we dive into various aspects of provocative questions and topics regarding big questions from the Bible. Speakers and topics include:

July 7: Thomas Heffernan, Professor Emeritus in English and Religious Studies University of Tennessee Knoxville: “Death in the Amphitheatre: Why the Romans Persecuted Early Christians”

July 14: Rabbi Erin Boxt, Temple Beth El Knoxville: “Judaism and the Afterlife: Jewish Views of Heaven & Hell”

July 21: Alison Chapman, Professor and Chair, Department of English University of Alabama at Birmingham: “Who was Satan? Perspectives from the Renaissance”

July 28: Tina Shepardson, Professor and Head of Religious Studies University of Tennessee Knoxville: “God the Father (-in-Law): Early Female Saints as Brides of Christ”.

Free and open to any adult who wishes to learn more.


Adult Summer Elective Series
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  • Church Street United Methodist Church Parish Hall
  • Free