New Testament scholar Darrell L. Bock announced as Interregnum speaker
NEW YORK, April 6, 2009—The King’s College is proud to announce Dr. Darrell L. Bock as the featured speaker for Interregnum V: “Behold the Man: Jerusalem, Rome, New York.” Dr. Bock will address students on Tuesday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. at Rockefeller University regarding Christ’s influence on culture.
Bock is a research professor of New Testament studies and professor of spiritual development and culture at Dallas Theological Seminary. He has earned international recognition as a Humboldt Scholar (Tübingen University in Germany) and for his work in Luke-Acts and in Jesus’ examination before the Jews.
Bock currently serves as corresponding editor at large for Christianity Today. His articles have appeared in leading journals and periodicals, including the Los Angeles Times and Dallas Morning News. He is the author of over twenty books and entered the New York Times Best Seller list for his work, Breaking the Da Vinci Code. He is also a frequent contributor to television and radio programs nationwide.
Bock received his B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin in 1975; his Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1979; and his Ph.D. from the University of Aberdeen in 1983.
Throughout the school year, the community of The King’s College reflects on a particular intellectual theme culminating in Interregnum (“break in the kingly reign”), a three-day, student-led, all-campus event during which students compete in impromptu speaking competitions, debates, prepared lectures, and an art competition. This year’s theme, “Behold the Man: Jerusalem, Rome, New York,” focuses on the influence of Jesus Christ.
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