2014 Conference

"'Love Divine, All Loves Excelling':  Charles Wesley for the 21st Century"

September 24-26, 2014

Location:  Asbury University, Wilmore, Kentucky

Asbury University's biennial Wesleyan Heritage Conference joins with Asbury Seminary in co-hosting the Charles Wesley Society Meeting to be held on both campuses, 9/25-27.


Scheduled activities:

Wednesday, 9/24

10:00 - 10:45 am - Chapel - Matt Sigler, Th.D. student, Boston University
            "'Assist Me To Proclaim':  Charles Wesley's Hymns for Today"
            Hughes Auditorium

11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Lunch Talk-Back Session - Matt Sigler
            Dougherty Dining Room

4:00 - 5:00 pm - Coffee House Presentation - Matt Sigler
            "The Metrical Index and the Turn-Table:  Considering Modern Arrangements of
            Wesley's Hymns"
            Student Center

Thursday, 9/25

11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Faculty Development Luncheon Presentation - Dr. Randy Maddox,
            Duke Divinity School
            "Anticipate Our Heaven Below:  Wesleyan Precedents for Reclaiming Holistic Salvation"
            Gray Room

3:30 - 5:00 pm - Lecture - Dr. Paul Chilcote, Ashland Theological Seminary
            "All the Image of Thy Love:  Charles Wesley's Vision of the One Thing"
            Kinlaw Board Room

Friday, 9/26

10:00 - 10:45 am - Chapel - Dr. Lester Ruth, Duke Divinity School
            "Music, God's Presence, and the Hem of His Garment"
            Hughes Auditorium

11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Lunch Talk-Back Session - Dr. Lester Ruth
            Dougherty Dining Room


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