June 20: Mormon Theology Seminar conference in New York

06.19.2015 | The Maxwell Institute

“Christ & Antichrist: Reading Jacob 7” The Second Annual Summer Seminar on Mormon Theology Saturday, June 20, 2015


9:00–9:15 Adam Miller, Opening Remarks

9:15–10:00 Sharon Harris, “Priest of the Temple and Guardian of the Plates: Jacob and Two Covenants”

10:00–10:45 Kim Berkey, “I Had Requested It: A Theology of Prayer in Jacob 7”

10:45–11:00 Break

11:00–11:45 Jacob Rennaker, “Divine Dream Time: The Hope and Hazard of Revelation”

11:45–12:30 Adam Miller, “Reading Signs or Repeating Symptoms”

12:30–2:00 Lunch

2:00–2:45 Jana Riess, “There Came a Man: Sherem and the Inversion of the Prophetic Tradition”

2:45–3:30 Joseph Spencer, “Weeping for Zion”

3:30–3:45 Break

3:45–4:30 Jenny Webb, “The Flesh and the Family: Jacob 7 as a Site for Sealing”

4:30–5:15 Jeremy Walker, “To Destroy Us Continually: Time and the Katechon in Jacob 7”


The Refectory Union Theological Seminary 3041 Broadway New York, NY 10027

 Conference is free and open to the public

Sponsored by the Mormon Theology Seminar in partnership with The Laura F. Willes Center for Book of Mormon Studies and The Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship

Hosted by Union Theological Seminary