2000 Covenant Conference

Biblical Authority and the Church

East Liberty Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


Biblical Authority: A Personal Reflection
Walter Bruegggemann, Professor of Old Testament, Columbia Theological Seminary

Struggling with Scripture
William Placher, Professor of Religion, Wabash College

The Last Word on Biblical Authority
Brian Blount, Associate Professor of New Testament, Princeton Theological Seminary

Sermon:  Red Tulips, Arise!
Angela Ying, Pastor, Bethany United Church of Christ, Seattle

Sermon:  Homecoming
Agnes Norfleet, Pastor, North Decatur Presbyterian Church, Decatur, GA

Sermon:  Coloring Outside the Lines
Tom Tewell, Pastor, Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, New York City

Sermon:  It’s Waiting
Scott Anderson, Executive Director, California Council of Churches

Sermon, day after Covenant Conference:
Knowing What’s Important as We Interpret Scripture
Pamela Byers, Executive Director, Covenant Network

Scripture that Speaks to Me
Douglas Nave, Trustee, Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, New York City

Why We Do What We Do:   “Loopholes
Hugh Swaney, Deacon, Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco

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