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Online Launch | Holding Up Half the Sky: A Biblical Case for Women Leading and Teaching in the Church
Thursday, 2 July, 10:00 am–11:00 am AEST
Registrations for this event are now at capcity. The event will also be live-streamed on Facebook. You can access the live-stream from: https://www.facebook.com/grahamjosephhill
Join us for the book launch of Holding Up Half the Sky: A Biblical Case for Women Leading and Teaching in the Church, by Graham Joseph Hill.
The launch will also be live-streamed on Facebook.
About the author
Reverend Dr Graham Joseph Hill is interim Principal and Director of Research at Stirling Theological College (University of Divinity) in Melbourne, Australia. Graham has planted and pastored churches and been in theological education for over twenty years. He is the author or editor of 10 books including Holding Up Half the Sky: A Biblical Case for Women Leading and Teaching in the Church (Eugene: Cascade, 2020). Graham also directs TheGlobalChurchProject.com
Margaret Mowczko lives north of Sydney, Australia. She has an MA in early Christian and Jewish studies from Macquarie University, and she writes on the subject of Christian egalitarianism for her website www.margmowczko.com.
Dr Lynn H. Cohick
Dr Lynn Cohick joined Denver Seminary in 2018 as provost/dean and professor of New Testament. Dr Cohick taught at Wheaton College since 2000, where she was a professor of New Testament. Dr Cohick earned a BA in Bible and Religion from Messiah College, and her PhD in New Testament and Christian Origins from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr Cohick has taught and given lectures around the world. Dr Cohick recently published Christian Women in the Patristic World, with Amy Brown Hughes. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2017.
Reverend Dr Grace Ji-Sun Kim
Reverend Dr Grace Ji-Sun Kim received her MDiv from Knox College (University of Toronto) and her Ph.D. from the University of Toronto. She is an Associate Professor of Theology at Earlham School of Religion. She is the author or editor of 16 books, including her latest, Healing Our Broken Humanity, co-written with Graham Hill. Grace was a member of the Board of Directors for the American Academy of Religion. As an ordained minister of word and sacrament within the PCUSA denomination, she is also an Advisory Board Member for the Center for Reconciliation at Duke Divinity School.
Stirling Theological College is committed to ongoing theological reflection and the formation of each member of our learning community. Stirling is committed to being Christ centred in heart, thought, word and deed. We form people towards Christ centred lives, mission and ministry. Stirling is committed to giving students the best possible skills to read the Bible in its original context and to then reflect on what that means for today and how to apply it in their lives, not just for their own benefit but to benefit the Body of Christ in its diverse and varied expressions.