Dr. Peter Kreeft to speak at Lambuth April 17-18

4/1/2009

 Join Lambuth University April 17-18 for the “Defending the Faith” conference with Dr. Peter Kreeft.

Peter Kreeft, Ph.D., is a noted author, authority on C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien, professor of philosophy at Boston College and defender of the Christian faith.
 
Lambuth’s “Defending the Faith” conference will kick off with a special RSVP dinner with Peter Kreeft on Friday, April 17 at 5:30 p.m. in the Wilder Student Union, followed by a Q& A session. The cost is $30 and reservations by April 9.
 
At 7 p.m. on Friday, April 17, Kreeft will deliver a keynote lecture entitled, “Why We Should Defend the Faith.” The lecture will be held in the R.E. Womack Memorial Chapel and will be followed by a book signing.
 
Conference events will continue on Saturday, April 18 with two additional lecture sessions. The early session lecture, entitled “Moral Relativism,” will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the R.E. Womack Memorial Chapel. A meet and greet session will begin at 8 a.m. in the Wilder Student Union.
 
A question and answer session with Dr. Kreeft will commence between sessions. The late session lecture entitled, “A Defense of Christ’s Resurrection,” will begin at 10 a.m. in the R.E. Womack Memorial Chapel.
United Methodist Church ministers seeking continuing education credit may receive a special registration offer to receive credits. Those registered may receive .5 CEU credit for attending all three keynote lectures. An additional .5 CEU credit is available for attending all lectures and reading C.S. Lewis’s The Abolition of Man. Registration for clergy for the kick-off dinner event and all three lectures is $50; registration for lectures only is $30.
 
For more information or to make reservations, contact Steven Fonville, Lambuth Chaplain, at (731) 425-3340, or by email at fonville@lambuth.edu. Registration may also be mailed to: Lambuth University, Office of the Chaplain, Box 954, Jackson, TN, 38301 with checks made payable to Lambuth University. For more information on the speaker, Dr. Peter Kreeft, please visit www.peterkreeft.com.
 
The general public will be admitted free to all lectures, courtesy of the Jane Hyde Scott Center for Christian Studies at Lambuth University.