David deSilva presents plenary lecture at Regional SBL Meeting

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:59 -- admin

​David deSilva, trustees' distinguished professor of New Testament and Greek, was invited to present a plenary lecture at the Midwest Regional Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature, held at Mt. Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, IL (Feb 5-7).  The title of his paper was “The Author of 4 Maccabees and Greek Paideia: Facets of the Formation of a Hellenistic Jewish Rhetor​."  Attendees were actually interested in this.