Newell Lectures in Biblical Studies

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Newell Lectures in Biblical Studies

The Center for Christian Leadership, a continuing education program of the Anderson University School of Theology, is pleased to deliver a number of biblically and theologically based learning opportunities. We hope you will join us for these events over the coming year. Contact the Center at your convenience for registration or additional information.

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Dr. James Earl Massey2014 Newell Lectures in Biblical Studies
33rd Annual Lecture

SPEAKER: Dr. James Earl Massey
Dean Emeritus and Distinguished Professor at Large

DATE: Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

LOCATION: The Adam W. Miller Chapel, School of Theology

OVERALL TOPIC: "The Word of God and Church Life"

  • Lecture 1 (9:00-10:15 a.m.): "The Return of Alternative Gospels"
  • Lecture 2 (10:30-11:45 a.m.): "The Doctrinal Imperative"
  • Lecture 3 (2:00-3:15 p.m.): "Preaching Doctrine in Our Time"
  • Q and A (3:30 p.m.)

This event is free and open to the public.


James Earl Massey is the son and grandson of ministers. He graduated from Cass Technical High School (1947), Detroit Bible College –later renamed William Tyndale College (1961) and Oberlin Graduate School of Theology (1964). He received his doctorate from Asbury Theological Seminary (1972).

In 1951, he married Gwendolyn Inez Kilpatrick, the daughter and granddaughter of ministers and in 2011 the couple celebrated 60 years of married life together.

An active churchman, Dr. Massey preaches regularly in local churches and has preached in distinguished pulpits across America and in England, Europe, Egypt, The Caribbean, Australia, and Japan. In addition, he has been guest lecturer and preacher in more than one hundred fifty colleges, universities and seminaries in the United States and abroad.

As a productive scholar, Dr. Massey has authored and edited thirty published books, many contributions to books by others and more than five hundred published articles in scholarly journals and popular magazines. In 2006, he was named by Christianity Today International one of the “25 Most Influential Preachers of the Past 50 Years”.

A much sought-after lecturer, James Earl Massey has fulfilled many lectureships and although presently retired from formal long time assignments, he continues to serve faithfully.

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