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School of Theology News

Carl Erskine to address AU grads at commencement, May 5

Mon, 2012-03-12 08:00 -- univcomm
March 12, 2012

Anderson University recently announced that Dr. Carl Erskine, Dodger baseball legend and trustee emeritus of Anderson University, will address the graduating class of 2012 during commencement exercises on Saturday, May 5. The 3 p.m. (EDT) program will be conducted in the Ward Fieldhouse of the Kardatzke Wellness Center. Speaking during Anderson University’s baccalaureate service will be the Rev. Grant A. Horner, senior pastor at Eastland Church of God in Lexington. Ky.

AU professor to discuss book on Catholic activist

Tue, 2012-02-28 11:29 -- univcomm
February 28, 2012

Born a slave in 1854, Daniel Rudd was owned by a Catholic family in Bardstown, Ky.

That upbringing, and his eventual emancipation and education, led Rudd to become a forward-thinking Catholic activist in America.

“In 1888, he said he believed he would live long enough to see a black man as president of the republic,” said Gary B. Agee, an adjunct professor of church history at the Anderson University School of Theology.

30th annual Newell Lectures to feature Dr. Adela Yarbro Collins

Fri, 2011-09-16 07:55 -- univcomm
September 16, 2011

The Anderson University School of Theology and the Center for Christian Leadership will welcome Dr. Adela Yarbro Collins on Monday, October 10 for the 30th annual Newell Lectures in Biblical Studies.

Collins is the Buckingham Professor of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale Divinity School. She will present three lectures on the topic “The Earthly Afterlife of Paul” at the following times: