Centre for the Study of Bible & Violence Session 5—Student Research Prize

The session 5 keynote address was delivered by Revd. Dr. Helen Paynter, Director: Centre for the Study of Bible and Violence. Her paper entitled, “I Believe in the Afterlife (of the word)” offered a reminder about the need for humility when working academically to translate and interpret passages of scripture. She appeals to academics to…

Centre for the Study of Bible and Violence Session 4

This mid-week session of the Centre for the Study of Bible and Violence. The session comes with a trigger warning about intense and personal content that includes sexual and physical violence as well as dealing with uncomfortable relationship aggression. This session’s Keynote Speaker, Dr. Johanna Stiebert, Professor of Hebrew Bible, University of Leeds, presented “Virginity,…