Special Convocation Lecture Next Week!
If you happen to be in Escondido, then drop on by for a special convocation lecture on Tuesday, September 13th, at 10am. Dr. Paul Lim, Associate Professor of the History of Christianity at Vanderbilt University and Divinity School will be bringing a lecture entitled, "Theological Anthropology in Tension? Calvin's View and Its Implications for Today's Ministry." Dr. Lim is an intellectual historian whose research focuses on the way the Reformation trajectories worked themselves out in early modern and early Enlightenment England. He earned his BA from Yale (economics and philosophy), and PhD from Cambridge (history of Christianity). He received his theological training at Biblical (MDiv) and Princeton Seminaries (ThM). He has written and / or edited 3 books: Mystery Unveiled: the Crisis of the Trinity in Early Modern England (Oxford, 2012); The Cambridge Companion to Puritanism (Cambridge, 2008); and In Pursuit of Purity, Unity and Liberty: Richard Baxter’s Puritan Ecclesiology in Context (Brill, 2004). He has received fellowships from the Folger Shakespeare Library, Yale Center for Faith & Culture, and Vanderbilt University Research Scholars Grant. For 2011-12, Professor Lim has been selected as a Luce Fellow in Theology for his research project entitled, The Problem of God in Early English Enlightenment. Having grown up in the Philadelphia area, he remains an avid Phillies, Eagles and a Flyers fan, although he lives in Nashville, Tennessee.