MENEILLY VISITING SCHOLAR LECTURE SERIES
March 6-7, 2020
Village Church on Mission
Our Visiting Scholars are Rev. Dr. Margaret Aymer and Rev. Dr. Carolyn Helsel from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Rev. Dr. Margaret Aymer is professor of New Testament Studies at Austin Seminary. Dr. Aymer earned a B.A. in U.S. History from Harvard University (1989), and both an M.Div. and Ph.D. in New Testament and Early Christianity from Union Theological Seminary (1996, 2004). In addition to teaching core courses on the New Testament, Dr. Aymer has expertise on African-Americans and the Bible, as well as feminist and womanist biblical interpretation.
Rev. Dr. Carolyn Helsel is assistant professor of Homiletics at Austin Seminary. Dr. Helsel earned a B.A. in Religion from Whitworth University (2001), both an M.Div. and Th.M. from Princeton Theological Seminary (2004, 2010), and a Ph.D. from Emory University (2014). Her Ph.D. dissertation and recent book are on the topic of White Christians talking about race.
ABOUT MENEILLY VISITING SCHOLAR
The Meneilly Visiting Scholar program brings well known Bible scholars and theologians to Village Church and the community in the desire to: