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THE OLD TESTAMENT: PLAGIARISED OR DIVINE?

Context and Contrast of the Bible versus Ancient Near Eastern Literature


With Dr Murray Adamthwaite (BA, BD, MA, PhD)

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Have you ever wondered if the Old Testament is reliable? How can we be so sure?

Join us for six evening lectures with Dr Murray Adamthwaite, who will be exploring the validity of the Old Testament through comparison to other ancient near eastern texts. 


SESSION DATES

Wednesday evenings, 7 - 9pm

  • 26th July
  • 2nd August
  • 16th August
  • 23rd August
  • 30th August
  • 6th September


ENROLMENT & FEES

This course is available for audit, total cost is $100.


ABOUT MURRAY

Murray Adamthwaite is a theologian and archaeologist, currently teaching Old Testament at the PTC. He is a research fellow at the University of Melbourne, and an specialist in Akkadian. He has participated in three excavations in the Middle East, and has pastored several churches. Murray is married to Corrie, and they have three children. 


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For assistance registering, or for further queries regarding the course, please contact the College office on (03) 9898 9384 or email info@ptc.edu.au


CHRISTIANITY IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE

With Rev Darren Middleton, BTh, DipMin, MA(Th)

Wednesdays 7 - 9pm, 19th April - 24th May 2017

  • Christian views on political and cultural engagement
  • Homosexuality, the public square, and the gospel
  • Transgenderism, the public square, and the gospel
  • Abortion, the public square, and the gospel
  • Human rights and freedom of speech, the public square, and the gospel
  • Putting it into practice: methods of political and cultural engagement

This course can be taken for credit with the ASTC ($200), or audit ($100)

Darren Middleton is the minister of North Geelong Presbyterian Church. He is married to Ruth, and they have seven children. Raised in a loving non-Christian home, he converted at the age of 23 after reading the Bible for the first time.