annual Biblical Symposium
(Jan. 29, 2002) - FSC's religion department sponsors its annual
Bible Symposium Feb. 14 and 15 in the Hollis Room on campus. Thursday's
session begins at 10 a.m. and Friday's at 8:30 a.m.
theme, "The Quest for the Historical Jesus in the Twentieth
Century," will be presented by Dr. James Charlesworth, Princeton
Theological Seminary; Dr. Ernst Baasland, Bishop in the Norwegian
Lutheran Church; Dr. Carsten Claussen, Protestant Theological Faculty
of Munich, Germany; and Dr. Walter Weaver, Florida Southern College,
emeritus. The symposium is open to the public. For further information,
contact Beverly Johnson in the religion department at 680-4180.
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.