Call for Papers: 2017

This year we will share two sessions with the NT: Use and Influence and the Synoptic Gospels seminar groups. One of these will be a panel discussion of the Irish writer Colm Toíbín’s novel, The Testament of Mary, with invited participants. Offers of papers for the second shared session are invited on the theme of ”Jesus and Contemporary Media”. Offers of papers are also invited for our third session, on any topic of interest to the Jesus seminar group.

Paper proposals for the shared session on “Jesus and Contemporary Media” should be sent to Justin Meggitt, the co-chair of the Jesus seminar group ( Paper proposals for the Jesus open session should be sent to Helen Bond ( or Justin Meggitt (, co-chairs of the Jesus group.