Bethel to Host Second Lecture in the Colloquia Lecture Series

Bethel will host the second lecture in the Colloquia Lecture Series on December 11 at 3 p.m. in the Academic Center at Bethel College, room 342.

Assistant Professor of New Testament David R. McCabe, Ph.D. will speak on “When the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman’: incarnation, salvation and women’s experience in the church.” McCabe will cover the topic of women’s participation in salvation. McCabe is in his second year at Bethel. Before coming to Bethel, he taught at LCC International University in Klaipeda, Lithuania, in the department of theology. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, in New Testament and Christian Origins. He earned both an M.A. in Biblical Studies and an M.A. in Theological Studies from Asbury Theological Seminary. David has a passion for theological education as well as reflective and responsible Bible study.

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Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 70 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,100 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 19 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. In addition to its beautifully wooded 75-acre main campus in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel also offers specific academic programs at sites in Elkhart, Ind., Fort Wayne, Ind., Dowagiac, Mich., and St. Joseph, Mich. Nursing programs are also offered in cooperation with Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.