NABPR Blog Archive

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The Julian Gwyn Essay Prize in Baptist and Anabaptist History and Thought
The Acadia Centre for Baptist and Anabaptist Studies (ACBAS) is pleased to announce a new prize competition in the general field of Baptist and Anabaptist history and thought, especially in Canada’s Atlantic region. Read More ›

2019 NABPR, BHHS, AMGP Meeting Program
Welcome to Raleigh and the annual meeting of the National Association of Baptist Professors of Religion, meeting this year with the Baptist History and Heritage Society and the Association of Ministry Guidance Professionals. Read More ›

Crescent Hill Baptist Church lecture series
Crescent Hill Baptist Church would like to invite NABPR to a lecture series coming up March 29-31 at Crescent Hill Baptist Church, Louisville KY in honor of Dr. E Glenn Hinson. Read More ›

Carson-Newman University – Assistant Professor of Religion
Carson-Newman University is seeking to hire an Assistant Professor of Religion. Read More ›

The Julian Gwyn Essay Prize in Baptist and Anabaptist History and Thought
The Acadia Centre for Baptist and Anabaptist Studies (ACBAS) is pleased to announce a new prize competition in the general field of Baptist and Anabaptist history and thought, especially in Canada’s Atlantic region. Read More ›

CFP: Incarnation and Identity
The Office of the General Secretary of ABC-USA and the Theologians' Commission will host the fifth pre-biennial theology conference around the theme Incarnation and Identity in an effort to foster ongoing, vigorous theological conversations among American Baptist theologians, pastor-theologians, and theological educators throughout the denomination. Read More ›

American Baptist Quarterly, Call for Papers
ABQ is the peer-reviewed journal of the American Baptist Historical Society. Both established and emerging scholars are invited to submit papers written from original research. Articles and essays should be between 6,000 and 10,000 words. Read More ›

Festschrift Honoring Alan Culpepper
There will be a presentation for a festschrift honoring Alan Culpepper at 7:00-8:00pm at the Denver Meeting of the AAR and SBL. (Nov. 18, Sheraton-Downtown Spruce Room, third level). All are invited. Read More ›

New Book: Freedom Faith: The Womanist Vision of Prathia Hall
Courtney Pace, *Freedom Faith: The Womanist Vision of Prathia Hall Hardcover* (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2019). ISBN: 9780820355061. Read More ›

New Report on the State of Clergywomen in the U.S. is now available 
Recent past NABPR president, Rev. Dr. Eileen Campbell-Reed has been working to answer the question “How are women faring in ministry in U.S. churches?.” In this report she provides not only a statistical accounting but also an analysis of some of the trends. Read More ›

Job: James and Marilyn Dunn Chair of Baptist Studies, Wake Forest University School of Divinity
The Wake Forest University School of Divinity invites applications for the James and Marilyn Dunn Chair of Baptist Studies. Teaching responsibilities will include courses in the area of Baptist studies with particular emphasis on the role of ethics in the public sector. Related research and teaching interests in the areas of theology or the history of Christianity are especially welcome. Read More ›

CFP: College Theology Society and NABPR Region-at-Large
Save the Date For NABPR in Denver at the #SBLAAR18
2019 Dissertation Scholarship Announcement
2019 NABPR Call for Papers
Announcing The Publication of The Sub Loco Notes in the Torah
A Note from the NABPR Region-at-Large affirming women in Baptist Life
Congratulations to Dissertation Scholarship Awardees Kathryn House & Andrew Gardner
NABPR Constitutional Amendment Update
Announcing the new partnership between NABPR and Baylor University Press
Thank you to Dr. Scott Nash for your years of service as Senior Editor.
New Book: Inhabiting the World
Ryan Andrew Newson, Inhabiting the World: Identity, Politics, and Theology in Radical Baptist Perspective, Perspectives on Baptist Identities (Macon: Mercer University Press, 2018) ISBN: 9780881466492. Read More ›

College Theological Society and NABPR Region at Large Program
Mitchell G. Reddish Festschrift
NABPR Meeting Agenda Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting
A Proposal for Baylor University Press and the National Association of Baptist Professors of Religion/Perspectives in Religious Studies
Announcing NABPR Forum
NABPR 2018 Meeting at Gardner-Webb Program
2018 NABPR Membership Dues Renewal
Blessed Among Women? Mothers and Motherhood in the New Testament
CFP: You say you want a revolution
NABPR-SE Regional Meeting Program March 2018
Program for the 2017 Annual Meeting of NABPR at AAR/SBL in Boston
2018 NABPR Call for Papers
Announcing Dissertation Scholarship Awardee: João Chaves
Official Program for the 2017 Annual Meeting of NABPR
Penultimate NABPR 2017 Program Draft
2017 NABPR Registration and Draft Program
NABPR Executive Committee Statement
Call for Papers “The Church’s Public Witness”
Conference and Scholarship Deadlines and Reminders
NABPR Schedule for Meeting with AAR-SBL 2016
NABPR at the 2016 AAR-SBL
CFP: College Theology Society, in conjunction with NABPR Region at Large
Dissertation Scholarship Annoucement
CFP: 2017 NABPR Annual Meeting
Fundamentalism, Fundraising, and the Transformation of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Eileen Campbell-Reed’s Anatomy of a Schism
Scott Shauf’s The Divine in Acts and in Ancient Historiography
Melanie Trexler’s forthcoming book
The Baylor Department of Religion Open Faculty Positions
CFP: AAR Southeast Region 2017 (SECSOR)
CFP: World Without End
Baptist Identity and the Ecumenical Future