Presentation sponsored by Religious Studies Department
David A. deSilva, Ph.D., will present a lecture, “Grace: the Free Gift That Costs Us Everything,” on Thursday, Feb. 2, at 7 p.m. in the Stetson Room of the Carlton Union Building, 131 E. Minnesota Ave., DeLand, Fla., 32723. The presentation is part of the Department of Religious Studies’ Christian Theology Lecture series, and is free and open to the public.
deSilva is the Trustees’ Distinguished Professor of New Testament and Greek at Ashland Theological Seminary in Ashland, Ohio. He is the author of 25 books and has been involved in several major Bible translation projects, serving as the Apocrypha editor for the Common English Bible and working on the revision of the Apocrypha for the English Standard Version.
The Christian Theology Lectures was endowed in 1975 by an anonymous Florida donor for the purpose of bringing to Stetson’s DeLand campus speakers who will provide a better understanding of and engagement with the Christian tradition. For information about the lectures contact Mitchell Reddish, Ph.D., O.L. Walker Professor of Christian Studies and chair of the Department of Religious Studies, 386-822-8932 or [email protected].