Program Overview

Note for All Presenters:

All sessions will be held in DeBartolo Hall classroom building. Each room is equipped with built in dual-boot podium computers (both Mac and PC), built-in projectors and document cameras. Podium set-ups can also accommodate individual speaker's laptops if preferred. On-site tech support will also be provided throughout the conference.

Program Committee, 2012:

John J. Clabeaux, Chair (Liturgies)
Kelley Coblentz Bautch (NT Speakers)
Gordon J. Hamilton (Continuing Seminars)
Dale Launderville, O.S.B. (OT Speakers)
Sheila E. McGinn (Liaison with Local Arrangements)
Seamus O'Connell (Task Forces)
Maria Pascuzzi, C.S.J. (Research Reports)

Plenary Sessions:

  • SATURDAY, July 28:
    • Presidential Address (8:00 - 9:00 p.m.)
      Harold W. Attridge, Jr., Yale Divinity School - “How Priestly is the 'High Priestly' Prayer of John 17?”
  • SUNDAY, July 29:
    • Panel Celebrating 75 Years of CBA (4:30 - 6:00 p.m.)
    • Celebratory Banquet (6:15 - 7:30 p.m.)
    • Town Hall Meeting (8:00 - 9:00 p.m.)
  • MONDAY, July 30:
    • Plenary Address (8:00 - 9:00 p.m.)
      Richard J. Clifford, S.J., Boston College School of Theology and Ministry - “Affirming the Past and Pointing to the Future: Cross References in Genesis 1”

Simultaneous Sessions:

  • SUNDAY, July 29, at 11:00 a.m.
    • OT: Gary Anderson, University of Notre Dame - “The Exegetical Origins of the Treasury in Heaven: The Old Testament Beginnings of a New Testament Concept”
    • NT: Adela Yarbro Collins, Yale Divinity School, Yale University - “The Afterlife of Paul's 'Spiritual Body'’
  • TUESDAY, July 31, at 11:00 a.m.
    • OT: James VanderKam, University of Notre Dame - “Narrative and Law in Jubilees 7”
    • NT: Seung Ai Yang, Chicago Theological Seminary - “The Agency of the Other: A Postcolonial Feminist Reading of Matthew”

Other Program Elements: