Conference on ‘The Spirit of Biblical Interpretation’

Wednesday April 17th 2013

Ian Paul.The Biblical Association for the Church of Ireland’s annual conference takes place at Edgehill College, Belfast on Saturday April 20.

The theme for the day is ‘The Spirit of Biblical Interpretation,’ and the Speakers are the Rev Dr Ian Paul and Dr Andrew Rogers

Both speakers bring a wealth of wisdom and experience to the area of biblical interpretation and are committed to equipping clergy and laity to be faithful readers and interpreters of Scripture.

The day begins at 9.30am with registration and coffee and will conclude by 4.00pm. The cost is £20, including coffee and lunch. Whilst the conference is a Church of Ireland initiative, it is open to Christians of all traditions.

Ian Paul is Director of Communication at St John’s College Nottingham. He also teaches New Testament and biblical interpretation. He has published both popular and academic works on the Bible and its interpretation. He is also a regular speaker at New Wine and other national and regional conferences.

Andrew Rogers.Andrew Rogers is Senior Lecturer in Practical Theology and Programme Convener for Ministerial Theology at Roehampton University. He is also the author of the h+ Course, a 10 week course on the art and science of biblical interpretation.

For further information and booking please contact Rev William Olhausen ( or Dr David Hutchinson Edgar ( Advance booking is not necessary but is recommended as places are limited. Payment on the day by cash or cheque.

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