Rev. Dr. Cecil “Mel” Robeck, Jr. Professor of Church History and Ecumenics and Director of the David J. DuPlessis Center for Christian Spirituality, Fuller Theological Seminary
Dr. Margaret Mitchell, Professor of New Testament and Early Christian Literature at the University of Chicago Divinity School, led the attendees in a study in which she shared some of her work on the Corinthian letters. The NWCU Bible Study is sponsored by the American Bible Society which makes a generous gift to help underwrite … Continue Reading ››
In their first Plenary Session, attendees heard the NWCU Keynote Address, which was again sponsored by Order of St. Lazarus. Making the Keynote Address, for the 2009 NWCU, was Metropolitan Gerasimos, Greek Orthodox Metropolitan for the Archdiocese of San Francisco.
Metropolitan Girasimos's address raised important issues and at the same time challenged participants. In … Continue Reading ››
The sermon was delivered by the Rev. Dr. Clifton Kirkpatrick, President of the World Alliance of Reformed (WARC). Prior to his retirement in 2008, Dr. Kirkpatrick served as the Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church (USA). The service included several anthem by Choirs and Musical Performers from the Phoenix area.
Phoenix The Rev. Jan Olav Flaaten Chair, Local Planning Committee Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Loretta Tracey Event Registration Catholic John Meyer Local Treasurer Catholic Fr. Andrew Barakos Greek Orthodox Dr. Jerrye Champion African Methodist Episcopal Fr. Michael Diskin Catholic The Rev. Nancy Elsenheimer United Church of Christ The Rev. Al Gephart Presbyterian Church, USA The Very Rev. Nick Knisely Episcopal The Rev. Mari Larson Evangelical Lutheran Church in America The Rev. Bruce Laverman Reformed Church in America The Rev. Laura … Continue Reading ››