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Dr. William Dyrness Presents WIC Lecture Series



Covenant College is pleased to welcome Dr. William Dyrness as guest speaker for the College's annual Women in the Church (WIC) Lecture Series on February 12-13, 2009.

 

Thursday, February 12

11:00 a.m.

Chapel  Auditorium

"Worship & Aesthetics: What's Art Got To Do With It?"

 

Friday, February 13

10:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

Chapel Auditorium

"The Look of Reformed Worship: Why Did Calvin Lock the Church?"

 

Dr. William Dyrness is professor of theology and culture at Fuller Theological Seminary. He has over thirty years of teaching experience in the U.S., the Philippines, Kenya, and South Korea, and teaches courses in theology, culture, and the arts. 

 

Dr. Dyrness's recent publications include Reformed Theology and Visual Culture (2004), Changing the Mind of Missions with James F. Engel (2000), The Earth is God's: A Theology of American Culture, and most recently, Senses of the Soul: Art and the Visual in Southern California Congregations (2008).  He is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA).

 

This lecture series is made possible by the generous support of the Women in the Church (WIC) of the Presbyterian Church in America.

 

The views expressed by Covenant-sponsored speakers and other college guests do not necessarily represent the views of Covenant College or its constituencies.