Monday, March 19 

12:00 p.m. Registration begins, Erdman Center

12:00–3:00 p.m. “Exhibit on the History of Princeton Seminary,” Special Collections Department, Henry Luce III Library, Kenneth Henke, archivist

3:00–5:00 p.m. Historic walking tour of Princeton Seminary and local area

5:30 p.m. Opening Banquet, Mackay Campus Center, Main Lounge

•     Welcome, Introduction, and Overview by James Moorhead, conference host
•     Opening Lecture by Luis Rivera-Pagán, “The Legacy of John Alexander Mackay: Xenophilia or Xenophobia?”

Tuesday, March 20 

7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Mackay Campus Center

Journey of a Seminary:  An Honest Look

9:00–10:30 a.m.

•    Leanne Van Dyk: “Princeton’s Calling to Christian Mission: A Reflection on the Plan and Purpose of Princeton Seminary from the 19th-Century until Today”
•    Mark Noll: “Then and Now: What 19th Century Princeton Meant in Its Own Time and What It Might Mean Today”

10:30–10:45 a.m. Break

10:45–11:30 a.m.

•    Yolanda Pierce: “Stories Yet to Be Told: Slavery, Segregation, and the Legacy of Theodore Sedgwick Wright”

12:00 p.m. Lunch, Mackay Campus Center

Wayfarers on the Journey

2:00–3:30 p.m.

•    John Fitzmier: “Samuel Miller’s Remarkable Record of Preaching
•    Paul Gutjahr: “Reflections on My Ten Years with Charles Hodge”

3:30–3:45 p.m. Break

3:45–4:30 p.m.

•    Kathryn Gin: “Samuel Irenaeus Prime and the Fire and Brimstone Rhetoric of the Antebellum Era”

5:30 p.m. Dinner, Mackay Campus Center

7:30 p.m. Book Chat—With Piety and Learning: The History of Practical Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary by Richard Osmer  and Gordon Mikoski

Wednesday, March 21 

7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Mackay Campus Center

Calvinism Redux

9:00–10:30 a.m.

•    Gary Dorrien: “American Theology in the Last Generation of Old Princeton”
•    D.G. Hart: “A Familiar Fight? Princeton’s Old School Perception of the Scottish Succession of 1843”

10:30–10:45 a.m. Break

10:45–11:30 a.m.

•    George Harinck: “Amsterdam and Princeton: Transatlantic Calvinism at the Turn of the 20th Century”

12:00 p.m. Lunch, Mackay Campus Center

Princeton and the World

2:00–3:30 p.m.

•    Haruko Nawata Ward: “Histories Matter? And What about Reformations: Apologia Theologica, Vocationalis, et Spiritualis
•    Nicole Kirk: “Princeton and the March toward Civil Rights:  The Case of James Reeb and Selma, Alabama”

3:30–3:45 p.m. Break

3:45–5:15 p.m.

•    Ryan Hawthorne, Henry Kuo, and Ariana Salazar-Newton: “Experiences of Cultural Diversity at Princeton Seminary in the 21st Century”

5:30 p.m. Dinner, Mackay Campus Center

7:30 p.m. Book Chat—The Hand and the Road: The Life and Times of John A. Mackay by John Metzger

Thursday, March 22 

7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Mackay Campus Center

The Journey Continues

9:00–10:30 a.m.

•    Freda Gardner and Katharine Doob Sakenfeld: “In the Beginning Male and Female: Then She Came to Seminary”
•    James Moorhead: “Crises and Continuities in the Life of Princeton Seminary”

11:30 a.m. Opening Bicentennial Worship Service, Miller Chapel