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March 16, 2023
Tony Evans is one of the most influential church leaders of our time and has been studying and preaching the gospel for more than 50 years. He is senior pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, Texas, and founder of The Urban Alternative, a ministry that promotes a kingdom-agenda philosophy designed to enable people to live all of life underneath the comprehensive rule of God. Watch as Dr. Tony Evans discusses how the Bible has impacted his life, ministry, and the why behind his Bible commentary.
March 14, 2023
Dr. David deSilva’s speaker series will explore what the books of the Apocrypha contain, why their place in the canon has been a matter of dispute, what their influence has been upon Christian faith and practice, and what they have to offer all Christians who seek a richer understanding of the Judaism of the Second Temple period and the world of the early Christian movement.
March 9, 2023
Rev. A. R. Bernard is an author and the founding pastor of the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, New York. As a counselor to entertainers, politicians, and business leaders, Bernard thinks deeply about faith and its intersection with culture. Watch as he engages in a lively discussion about this topic with a moderator, titled, "The Bible in a Changing Culture—Why Does it Matter?"
November 18, 2020
Two of America's most important public intellectuals—Robert P. George and Cornel West—come together to discuss the urgent need for honesty and courage at a time when mutual suspicion and animosity undermine civic friendship and imperil social order. George and West will draw upon the resources of faith and reason—in the biblical tradition—to rise above extreme polarization.
February 2, 2020
Focusing on two of the most prominent Jewish manuscripts in America, Dr. Gary Rendsburg, a leading scholar in biblical and Judaic studies, walks us through the story of the Hebrew Bible from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the versions we read today.
January 16, 2020
Join us for a conversation with experts from the Religious Freedom Institute as we explore religious freedom as a fundamental human right.
January 12, 2020
Do people of faith still have a place in the American university? Join us for this important conversation.
October 29, 2019
Dr. Thomas Kidd, one of America’s top historians, will engage Russell Moore and Reverend Thabiti Anyabwile in a spirited conversation about the history of the evangelical movement and the current crisis it faces. A reception and book signing will follow.
September 16, 2019
Ever wondered what the secret to lasting happiness is? Meet Max Lucado and hear what he has found that lasts as he launches his newest book How Happiness Happens: Finding Lasting Joy in a world of Comparison, Disappointment, and Unmet Expectations. Join us on September 16 to celebrate this pastor and best-selling author. Receive a signed copy of his book upon registering!
Museum of the Bible and 929 celebrated the 929 global online Tanakh study project as it reached the completion of the study of the Torah in its cycle. Concurrent programs were held in the museum throughout the day, followed by a conversation with Dr. Robert Alter, University of California at Berkley, and Dr. Adele Berlin, professor emerita, University of Maryland.