"The Green Collection constitutes an invaluable resource for biblical studies and the history of the written word." - Dr. Dirk Obbink, University of Oxford
Please join us as renowned scholars from Hampton Roads and beyond share insights and fuel thought regarding these highly significant pieces of history. Mark your calendar now!
Wednesday, March 20 – 12 p.m.
Performing Arts Center, Main Theatre
University Chapel with Dr. Jerry Pattengale, Green Collection Director
“First Principles to Last Rites: Biblical Roots and the Life Expectancy of a Christian Cause”
Wednesday, March 20 – 2 p.m.
Dr. Kevin Spawn
“Psalm 151 in 11QPsa and the Septuagint”
Thursday, March 21 – 10 a.m.
Dr. Archie Wright
“Introduction to the Dead Sea Scrolls”
Thursday, March 21 – 2 p.m.
Dr. Vinson Synan
“Influence of the King James Bible”
Friday, March 22 – 10 a.m.
Dr. Lyle Story
“How We Got Our New Testament and How Text Critics Evaluate Manuscripts”
Friday, March 22 – 11:30 a.m.
Rabbi Michael Panitz
“The Impact of Counter-Reformation Era Censorship Upon Sacred Texts”
Friday, March 22 – 2:00 p.m.
Dr. Matthew Gordley
“Missing Books, Two Messiahs, a Treasure Map and Other Surprises of the Dead Sea Scrolls”
|Wed., March 20||1:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.||Fri., March 22||10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.|
|Thurs., March 21||9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.||Sat., March 23||9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.|
This exhibit is suitable for ages 12 and older.
Spanish-language Translation Tours Wednesday and Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.