Lectures

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“Recovering the Doctrine of a Self-Authenticating Scripture”
April 14, 2015, Gospel Coalition National Conference, Orlando, FL
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“How the Bible is Being Attacked Today”
March 5, 2015, North Shore PCA, Chattanooga, TN
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“How We Can Respond to Attacks on the Bible”
March 5, 2015, North Shore PCA, Chattanooga, TN
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“The Bible’s Missing Books”
Feb 13, 2015, Holy Trinity (PCA), Tampa, FL
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“How Jesus Became God: A Response to Bart Ehrman’s Latest Volume”
June 19, 2014, PCA General Assembly, Houston, TX
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“Hidden Gospels: Our Culture’s Fascination with Rewriting the Story of Jesus”
June 1st, 2014, Thornwell Lectures, First Presbyterian Church, Columbia, SC
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“Origen’s List of NT Books in Hom. Josh. 7.1: A Fresh Look”
Nov 20, 2013, Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society
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“The Canon of the New Testament in Recent Research: The Status Quaestionis”
Oct 22, 2013, Columbia International University
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“The C.S. Lewis Institute Lectures: Why These Books and No Others? The Canonization of the New Testament”
February 2013, for the C.S. Lewis Institute and RTS-Atlanta
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“The Definition of ‘Canon’: Exclusive or Multi-Dimensional?” , March 2012
March, 2012,
for the Kistemaker Lecture Series, RTS-Orlando
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“The Origins of Canon: Was the Idea of a New Testament a Late Ecclesiastical Development?”
March, 2012, for the Kistemaker Lecture Series, RTS-Orlando
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“The Artifacts of Canon:  Manuscripts as a Window into the Development of the New Testament
March, 2012, for the Kistemaker Lecture Series, RTS-Orlando
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“The Messiness of the Canon: Do Disagreements Amongst Early Christians Pose a Threat to Our Belief in the New Testament?”
March, 2012, for the Kistemaker Lecture Series, RTS-Orlando
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“The Date and Content of P.Antinoopolis 12” at Society of Biblical Literature annual meeting, San Francisco, November, 2012

“The Role of the Old Testament in Early Christianity,” for the ARP Spiritual Life Conference, August, 2012

“Deconstructing Canon: Recent Challenges to the Origins and Authority of the New Testament Writings” for The Doctrine of Scripture Seminar, PCA General Assembly, June, 2011

“Early Christian Attitudes Toward the Reproduction of Texts” for The Text and Canon Project at Tyndale House, Cambridge University, October 2009

“P.Oxy. 840: A Lost ‘Lost Gospel’” at Society for New Testament Studies (SNTS) conference in Vienna, Austria, August 2009