2020 Edmund Janzen Lectureship Announcement

Come for Ampersand Ice Cream, stay for the Lecture.

March 18 - 21, the BRS Division of HRSS will be hosting Safwat Marzouk, Ph.D., as the guest lecturer in Old Testament for the 2020 Edmund Janzen Lectureship in Biblical Studies. Marzouk is an Old Testament scholar at the Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Elkhart, Indiana and an ordained minister in the Presbyterian church in Alexandria Egypt.

During this three day span, Marzouk will be speaking at three public events:

  • Thursday, March 19 at 7:00 p.m: The Edmund Janzen Lectureship at Butler Church. A dessert reception featuring Ampersands Ice Cream and Coffee will precede the event at 6:30 p.m.
  • Friday, March 20 at 10:00 a.m.: College Hour in the BC Lounge.
  • Saturday, March 21 at 10:00 a.m.: A conversation on what the Bible has to say about Intercultural Church Life with lunch at noon. All who are interested are welcome, but we ask that you please register through Event Brite at fpu.edu/janzen-lectureship-2020.

All events are free. See the attached a flyer and feel free to distribute it electronically as you feel it appropriate to do so. In addition, print materials are posted around campus. Please feel free to announce to your students and to invite those from your church community you think might be interested in any of the events as appropriate. We hope you'll join us!