Discussion of Professor Will Willimon’s New Book How Odd of God

Discussion of Professor Will Willimon’s New Book ‘How Odd of God’

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 – 12:15pm to 1:15pm
0015 Westbrook Building
Will Willimon at will@duke.edu

Duke Divinity School will hold a public discussion on Professor Will Willimon’s new book, “How Odd of God: Chosen for the Curious Vocation of Preaching,” which was published in October by Westminster John Knox Press. He is a professor of the practice of Christian ministry at the school.

Stephen Chapman, associate professor of Old Testament at the school, will make a response to and lead a discussion of the book, which looks at preaching through the lens of Karl Barth’s Doctrine of Election. Willimon also will make comments.

No registration required.

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