Fourth Presbyterian Church offers a wide range of adult Christian education opportunities. Church School begins at 10:00 AM on Sunday mornings.
Sunday School Class:
The Jewish World of the New Testament
2017 Pellett-Wearn Spring Lecture Series
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Qumran, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and Jewish Eschatology
Jewish Messianic Understandings
The Parting of the Ways between Jews and Christians
Tim Wardle is assistant professor of New Testament studies at Furman University. He received his Ph.D. in New Testament from Duke University, M.A. in Religious Studies from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and B.A. in History and Biblical Studies from Wheaton College in Illinois. Along with a handful of a journal articles, he is the author of The Jerusalem Temple and Early Christian Identity (2010). His current research explores the various connections between the early Christian movement and Jewish sectarian groups in the first centuries B.C.E. and C.E., the relationship between ancient Jews and Samaritans, and the Gospel of Mark. Tim grew up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, which, among other things, makes him a lifelong Cubs fan.