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Sunday, September 24, 2006

SBL Annual Meeting: Papyrology and Early Christian Backgrounds Sessions

Papyrology and Early Christian Backgrounds
4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Room: 301 - CC
David Martinez, University of Chicago, Presiding

Giovanni Battista Bazzana, University of Milan
Waiting for the Kingdom: A Papyrological Analysis of the Lord's Prayer (25 min)

Roberta Mazza, Università di Bologna
The Papyrological Commentary of the Gospel of Mark: Words and Themes Relating to Economic and Social History. (25 min)

Don Barker, Macquarie University, Sydney
Oxyrhynchus Papyri XV 1780 (25 min)

Peter M. Head, Tyndale House
Named Letter Carriers in the Documentary Papyri (25 min)

Lincoln Blumell, University of Toronto
Scriptural Allusions and Reminiscences in Private Christian Letters from Oxyrhynchus (25 min)

Papyrology and Early Christian Backgrounds
Joint Session With: Papyrology and Early Christian Backgrounds, New Testament Textual Criticism
1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Room: 146B - CC
Theme: Panel discussion on Larry W. Hurtado, The Earliest Christian Artifacts: Manuscripts and Christian Origins (Eerdmans, forthcoming 2006).

David Martinez, University of Chicago, Presiding

Michael Holmes, Bethel University, Panelist (20 min)
AnneMarie Luijendijk, Princeton University, Panelist (20 min)
Bart Ehrman, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Panelist (20 min)
Larry Hurtado, University of Edinburgh, Respondent (20 min)
Discussion (50 min)