2014 Eastern Meeting Overview

"Evangelicals in a Pluralist Society: Evangelical Engagement, Interfaith and Ecumenical"

The 2014 Eastern Region ETS meeting will be hosted by St. Mary's Seminary and University in Baltimore, MD. The theme is "Evangelical Engagement, Interfaith and Ecumenical." The keynote speaker will be Dr. Gerald McDermott of Roanoke College. Dr. McDermott's recent JETS article "The Emerging Divide in Evangelical Theology" is available here.

Date & Location

Dates: March 21-22, 2014.
St. Mary's Seminary and University
5400 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210

Call for Papers

The call for papers is now closed.

Pre-registration:

To register please click here http://www.wordmp3.com/ets-recordings.

Registration $35/$25 students
Advance registration (by March 15th) $25;
students registering in advance will receive a $10 voucher towards purchases at the book tables.

Schedule

  • 2014 Eastern Region Meeting Program
  • Friday, March 21
    11:30 Registration & book table open
    12:00-12:40 Parallel Session 1
    12:45-1:25 Parallel Session 2
    1:45-4:00 First Plenary Session
    1:45 Welcome, etc.
    2:00 Plenary 1 and responses
    3:15 Response by Dr. McDermott, Q&A
    4:15-4:55 Parallel Session 3
    [Dinner break]
    7:00-9:30 Performance of Gospel of Mark by Dr. Tracy Radosevic, biblical storyteller

    Saturday, March 22
    8:00-8:15 Business meeting
    8:30-9:10 Parallel Session 4
    9:15-9:55 Parallel Session 5
    10:00-12:00 Second Plenary Session
    10:00 Plenary 2 and responses
    11:00 Response by Dr. McDermott, Q&A
    11:55 Closing

    Lodging Accommodations are available at the following:

    Inn at the Colonnade Baltimore (DoubleTree by Hilton)
    4 W. University Pkwy.
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    $129, parking $8 valet/complimentary self, complimentary wifi, complimentary continental breakfast, double Hilton Honor points.
    2.4 miles from St. Mary’s, 2.1 miles from Baltimore Penn Station
    Online: Click here

    Radisson Hotel at Cross Keys
    100 Village Square
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    $129, complimentary parking, complimentary wifi
    0.8 miles from St. Mary’s
    By phone: 800-333-3333, ask for the Evangelical Theological Society room block
    Online: Click here -- promotional code NWHOPE

    Towson University Marriott Conference Hotel
    10 W. Burke Ave.
    Towson, MD 21204
    $129, all suite hotel, complimentary parking, complimentary wifi
    4.5 miles from St. Mary’s
    800-228-9290, ask for the Evangelical Theological Society room block
    Online: Click here


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