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Press Release Archive

08-08-2008
19th Annual Bard Music Festival "Prokofiev and His World"

05-20-2008
Bard's Institute of Advanced Theology Presents Follow-Up Session on May 20 to the Golden Rule Conference

04-15-2008
Bard's Institute of Advanced Theology Presents a Three-Day Conference, "The Golden Rule in Religions of the World," April 15-17, 2008

02-12-2008
Bard's Institute of Advanced Theology Offers Two Programs in February

11-02-2007
"Religions and Politics" Topic of Fall Luncheon Lectures with Bruce Chilton

10-11-2007
Center for James Lecture: Renowned Biblical Scholar Sean Freyne

04-24-2007
Three-Day Conference in April Explores Tolerance Within the World's Religions

04-20-2007
Tibetan Monk Creates Sand Mandala at Bard This Weekend

04-05-2007
Symposium Toward Open Christianity With Congressman Maurice Hinchey & Matthew Fox

03-23-2007
Bard's Institute of Advanced Theology Offers Two Weekly Lecture Series this Spring

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Past Events

"Resurrection: the Case of Jesus"
Friday, March 11, 2016
The Insitute of Advanced Theology offers the 2016 Lentent Lecture Series, Resurrection:  the Case of Jesus," led by Bruce chilton. The series begins on Friday, February 19th and continues on February 26, March 4, March 11, and March 18.  The 2016 Lenten Lecture Series will be held at the Chruch of St. John the Evangelist at 1114 River Road, Barrytown, NY, across the street from Montgomery Place.

Description:
 Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial controversy, especially since the Enlightenment.  Because Jesus is the most famous case of t he claim that a person rose from the dead, partisans ahve drawn up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor.  Most of that discussion will reverse that approach, and develop a properly exegetical understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and interpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.

All lecutures in the series are sponsonsor by the Bard College Insititute of Advanced Theology, and are free and open to the public.  The presentation will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by a question and answer period. Lunch is offered at noon in the fellowship hall of the Church of St. John the Evangelist at a cost of $7.00.  For reservations, please call 845-758-7279 or e-mail iatatbard@gmail.com

Time:12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Location:Church of St. John the Evangelist
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7327
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"Resurrection: the Case of Jesus"
Friday, March 4, 2016
The Insitute of Advanced Theology offers the 2016 Lentent Lecture Series, Resurrection:  the Case of Jesus," led by Bruce chilton. The series begins on Friday, February 19th and continues on February 26, March 4, March 11, and March 18.  The 2016 Lenten Lecture Series will be held at the Chruch of St. John the Evangelist at 1114 River Road, Barrytown, NY, across the street from Montgomery Place.

Description:
 Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial controversy, especially since the Enlightenment.  Because Jesus is the most famous case of t he claim that a person rose from the dead, partisans ahve drawn up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor.  Most of that discussion will reverse that approach, and develop a properly exegetical understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and interpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.

All lecutures in the series are sponsonsor by the Bard College Insititute of Advanced Theology, and are free and open to the public.  The presentation will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by a question and answer period. Lunch is offered at noon in the fellowship hall of the Church of St. John the Evangelist at a cost of $7.00.  For reservations, please call 845-758-7279 or e-mail iatatbard@gmail.com

Time:12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Location:Church of St. John the Evangelist
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7327
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"Resurrection: the Case of Jesus"
Friday, February 26, 2016
The Insitute of Advanced Theology offers the 2016 Lentent Lecture Series, Resurrection:  the Case of Jesus," led by Bruce chilton. The series begins on Friday, February 19th and continues on February 26, March 4, March 11, and March 18.  The 2016 Lenten Lecture Series will be held at the Chruch of St. John the Evangelist at 1114 River Road, Barrytown, NY, across the street from Montgomery Place.

Description:
 Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial controversy, especially since the Enlightenment.  Because Jesus is the most famous case of t he claim that a person rose from the dead, partisans ahve drawn up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor.  Most of that discussion will reverse that approach, and develop a properly exegetical understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and interpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.

All lecutures in the series are sponsonsor by the Bard College Insititute of Advanced Theology, and are free and open to the public.  The presentation will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by a question and answer period. Lunch is offered at noon in the fellowship hall of the Church of St. John the Evangelist at a cost of $7.00.  For reservations, please call 845-758-7279 or e-mail iatatbard@gmail.com

Time:12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Location:Church of St. John the Evangelist
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7327
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"Resurrection: the Case of Jesus"
Friday, February 19, 2016
The Insitute of Advanced Theology offers the 2016 Lentent Lecture Series, Resurrection:  the Case of Jesus," led by Bruce chilton. The series begins on Friday, February 19th and continues on February 26, March 4, March 11, and March 18.  The 2016 Lenten Lecture Series will be held at the Chruch of St. John the Evangelist at 1114 River Road, Barrytown, NY, across the street from Montgomery Place.

Description:
 Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial controversy, especially since the Enlightenment.  Because Jesus is the most famous case of t he claim that a person rose from the dead, partisans ahve drawn up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor.  Most of that discussion will reverse that approach, and develop a properly exegetical understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and interpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.

All lecutures in the series are sponsonsor by the Bard College Insititute of Advanced Theology, and are free and open to the public.  The presentation will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by a question and answer period. Lunch is offered at noon in the fellowship hall of the Church of St. John the Evangelist at a cost of $7.00.  For reservations, please call 845-758-7279 or e-mail iatatbard@gmail.com

Time:12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Location:Church of St. John the Evangelist
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7327
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Institute of Advanced Theology Fall 2015 Lecture Series with Bruce Chilton: "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus."
Friday, November 6, 2015
The Institute of Advanced Theologly will host the 2015 Fall Advent Luncheon Lecture Series, "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus," led by Bruce Chilton. The lecture series will begin on Friday, October 16 and will continue on Fridays - October 23, 30, and November 6, and November 13th. 

Presentation begins at 12:30 at the Bard Chapel of the Holy Innocents.  No reservations required for just attending the lectures.

At noon, Box Lunches will be provided at a cost of $10.00. RESERVATIONS FOR LUNCH ARE REQUIRED BY CALLING 845-758-7279 OR iat@bard.edu.

A brief description:
Resurrection: the Case of Jesus

 -  Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial  controversy, especially since the Enlightenment. Because Jesus is the most    famous case of the claim a person rose from the dead, partisans have drawn  up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those   who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor. Most of that discussion has been conducted in the abstract, without regard to specific texts. Our  discussion will reverse that emphasis, and develop a properly exegetical  understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and iinterpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.



   
  

Time:12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Location:Chapel of the Holy Innocents
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7279
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Institute of Advanced Theology Fall 2015 Lecture Series with Bruce Chilton: "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus."
Friday, October 30, 2015
The Institute of Advanced Theologly will host the 2015 Fall Advent Luncheon Lecture Series, "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus," led by Bruce Chilton. The lecture series will begin on Friday, October 16 and will continue on Fridays - October 23, 30, and November 6, and November 13th. 

Presentation begins at 12:30 at the Bard Chapel of the Holy Innocents.  No reservations required for just attending the lectures.

At noon, Box Lunches will be provided at a cost of $10.00. RESERVATIONS FOR LUNCH ARE REQUIRED BY CALLING 845-758-7279 OR iat@bard.edu.

A brief description:
Resurrection: the Case of Jesus

 -  Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial  controversy, especially since the Enlightenment. Because Jesus is the most    famous case of the claim a person rose from the dead, partisans have drawn  up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those   who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor. Most of that discussion has been conducted in the abstract, without regard to specific texts. Our  discussion will reverse that emphasis, and develop a properly exegetical  understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and iinterpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.



   
  

Time:12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Location:Chapel of the Holy Innocents
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7279
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Institute of Advanced Theology Fall 2015 Lecture Series with Bruce Chilton: "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus."
Friday, October 23, 2015
The Institute of Advanced Theologly will host the 2015 Fall Advent Luncheon Lecture Series, "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus," led by Bruce Chilton. The lecture series will begin on Friday, October 16 and will continue on Fridays - October 23, 30, and November 6, and November 13th. 

Presentation begins at 12:30 at the Bard Chapel of the Holy Innocents.  No reservations required for just attending the lectures.

At noon, Box Lunches will be provided at a cost of $10.00. RESERVATIONS FOR LUNCH ARE REQUIRED BY CALLING 845-758-7279 OR iat@bard.edu.

A brief description:
Resurrection: the Case of Jesus

 -  Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial  controversy, especially since the Enlightenment. Because Jesus is the most    famous case of the claim a person rose from the dead, partisans have drawn  up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those   who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor. Most of that discussion has been conducted in the abstract, without regard to specific texts. Our  discussion will reverse that emphasis, and develop a properly exegetical  understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and iinterpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.



   
  

Time:12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Location:Chapel of the Holy Innocents
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7279
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Institute of Advanced Theology Fall 2015 Lecture Series with Bruce Chilton: "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus."
Friday, October 16, 2015
The Institute of Advanced Theologly will host the 2015 Fall Advent Luncheon Lecture Series, "The Death and Resurrection of Jesus," led by Bruce Chilton. The lecture series will begin on Friday, October 16 and will continue on Fridays - October 23, 30, and November 6, and November 13th. 

Presentation begins at 12:30 at the Bard Chapel of the Holy Innocents.  No reservations required for just attending the lectures.

At noon, Box Lunches will be provided at a cost of $10.00. RESERVATIONS FOR LUNCH ARE REQUIRED BY CALLING 845-758-7279 OR iat@bard.edu.

A brief description:
Resurrection: the Case of Jesus

 -  Issues concerning the possibility of afterlife have provoked perennial  controversy, especially since the Enlightenment. Because Jesus is the most    famous case of the claim a person rose from the dead, partisans have drawn  up sides between those who insist his Resurrection was physical and those   who argue it was an hallucinogenic metaphor. Most of that discussion has been conducted in the abstract, without regard to specific texts. Our  discussion will reverse that emphasis, and develop a properly exegetical  understanding of how the Resurrection was experienced and iinterpreted before asking whether it might attract belief.



   
  

Time:12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Location:Chapel of the Holy Innocents
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7279
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Open Seminar: The Syrian Challenge and European Union
Friday, September 18, 2015
Join a conversation about the Syrian challenge and the European Union facilitated by Nesrin McMeekin and Greg Moynahan.

This event is sponsored by Bard Model United Nations and The Center for Civic Engagement.

Time:1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Location:Olin, Room 202
Sponsor:Center for Civic Engagement
Contact:Jonathan Becker
E-mail:becker@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7094
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The Institute of Advanced Theology 2015 Lenten Lecture Series title: "Jesus: in his own terms"
Friday, March 20, 2015
The Institute of Advanced Theology will host the 2015 Lenten Lecture Series, "Jesus: in his own terms," led by Bruce Chilton.  A brief descrition follows.

Research during the past two decades has brought Jesus into focus as a rabbi within Judaism, whose influence produced a new religious system.  The series this Lent will identify five new insights, confirmed by the most recent scholarship, which illuninate the emergence and the future of Christianity as never before.

The IAT Lenten lecture series will be held on the following five Fridays: February 27, March 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th at the Bard College Chapel of the Holy Innocents. 

The presentation is free and will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by a question and answer period. 

Lunch will be at noon. For lunch, we will be providing box lunches, and there will be a cost that will be determined at a later time.  Lunch reservations are required and can be made by calling 845-758-7279.


Time:12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Location:Chapel of the Holy Innocents
Sponsor:Institute of Advanced Theology
Contact:Theresa Desmond
E-mail:desmond@bard.edu
Phone:845-758-7279
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