Spring Lecture Series
Saturday April 6, 2019
University of North Georgia, Dahlonega, GA
Bart Ehrman Ph.D, M.DIV
Bart D. Ehrman is the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He began his teaching career at Rutgers University, and joined the faculty in the Department of Religious Studies at UNC in 1988, where he has served as both the Director of Graduate Studies and the Chair of the Department.
Professor Ehrman completed his M.Div. and Ph.D. degrees at Princeton Seminary, where his 1985 doctoral dissertation was awarded magna cum laude. An expert on the New Testament and the history of Early Christianity, has written or edited thirty books, numerous scholarly articles, and dozens of book reviews. In addition to works of scholarship, Professor Ehrman has written several textbooks for undergraduate students and trade books for general audiences. Five of his books have been on the New York Times Bestseller list: Misquoting Jesus; God’s Problem; Jesus Interrupted; Forged; and How Jesus Became God. His books have been translated into twenty-seven language. Read More
The Triumph of Christianity
10 am - "Pagan Converts and the Power of God"
1pm - "Factors for Christianity’s Success"
2:30pm - "Constantine and the Christian Church"
March 1 - Sponsors - $55 pp
March 16 - (public)/ UNG students & faculty - $65 pp
April 6 - at the door - $75 pp
2019 Lecture Series speakers
April 6 - Dr. Bart Ehrman
August 24 - Professor Karima Bennoune
November 2 - Chaplain Greg Epstein
Mountain Top Lectures host speakers on topics that challenge our understanding of the human condition as impacted by developments in science, cosmology, theology and related topics in a changing world.
"Our lectures are designed to affect the sprit, engage the intellect, and transcend religious dogma"
Mountain Top Lectures, in collaboration with the University of North Georgia, hosts scholars and authors on a wide range of issues of religion and spirituality in a north Georgia setting. We host three lectures per year, one in the spring, one in the summer and one in the fall at the Hoag Auditorium at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega, GA.If you have an interest or curiosity about how Christianity and other religions developed and the challenges they face in the 21st century, you will want to join us at Mountain Top Lectures.
The Genesis Library
A great resource to enhance your book club, start a small discussion group or support your Sunday School class.
Mountain Top Lectures is offering free access to a resource library of DVD 's and CD's to registered groups to help facilitate local discussion on topics of religion and spirituality.
This program will be available only to registered groups under the Genesis Project guidelines. The only cost to the group will be the cost of return postage to material back to the Genesis Project. The Genesis Project will pay for the outbound postage.