Faculty and Staff Accolades
Sheila and Steve Cardone (Steve is director of
housing and auxiliary services) welcomed a new son, Andrew Stephen, into the
world on January 20, 2002.
Karlfried Froehlich, the Benjamin B. Warfield Professor of
Ecclesiastical History Emeritus, has been spending a lot of time in Paris,
France, in the past six months working on organizing the books, letters, and
papers of New Testament scholar Oscar Cullmann, who died in 1999. His
immediate goal is to create an electronic inventory of Cullmann’s works and
a new master bibliography. Froehlich, who calls Cullmann one of the leading
New Testament scholars of his generation, is also involved in plans for an
international conference in celebration of Cullmann’s 100th birthday, to be
held in Basel, Switzerland, in May 2002. The event will be an academic
symposium titled “Biblical Interpretation and Ecumenical Passion,” and it
will explore Cullmann’s contributions to early Christian studies and
the Hazel Thompson McCord Professor of Systematic Theology, addressed the
Presbytery of Philadelphia at its January meeting on the topic of
theological unity amidst diversity, particularly regarding a Reformed
understanding of how Christ is the unique way to salvation.
the Charles T. Haley Professor of Old Testament Theology, delivered the
Spring Lectureship at Central Baptist Seminary in Kansas City, Kansas. The
titles of his lectures were “The Adequacy and Inadequacy of the
Commandments,” “No Other Gods: The Principal Commandment,” and “The
Economics of the Straying Ox: Property and Possession in Light of the
Charles Ryerson, the Elmer K. and Ethel R. Timby Professor of the
History of Religions Emeritus, moderated a discussion on “The Rise of
Fundamentalism” as part of the Cranbury Community Education’s “World
Dialogue” series in Cranbury, New Jersey.
the Stephen Colwell Professor of Christian Ethics, was featured on the panel
at “Making Babies: The Future of Procreation,” a recent forum held at Rodeph
Shalom Synagogue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
For his recent book The Executed God,
professor of theology and culture, received the Theologos Award for “Best
General Interest Book” from the Association of Theological Booksellers.
Taylor was the featured speaker at the association’s annual conference in