PROGRAM OF TALKS

WEDNESDAY 1 OCTOBER AT BURT HALL , ST GEORGE’S CATHEDRAL, PERTH
Rev Dr Harold Ellens “The interface of theology and psychology’
Contact: Virginia Ingram vingram07@gmail.com
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7.30 - 9.00pm
THURSDAY 2 OCTOBER AT THE WORSHIP CENTRE MURDOCH UNIVERSITY
Rev Dr Harold Ellens
Rev Dr Greg Jenks
Dr Alex Jensen
Dr Sue Boorer

Symposium on the ‘Divine Presence’
Contact: Virginia Ingram vingram07@gmail.com

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5.30 - 7.00pm
SATURDAY 4 OCTOBER AT ALL SAINTS UNITING CHURCH, 50 BERKELEY CRESCENT, FLOREAT
Rev Dr Greg Jenks
Rev Dr Harold Ellens
“Jesus Then and Now: Looking for Jesus, Finding Ourselves”
“Radical Grace: How a Belief in a Benevolent God Benefits Our Health”
Q&A Session
Entry: $40.00 (includes morning tea and lunch) Members: $30.00

9.30am
to 12.30pm
1.30-2.30pm
SUNDAY 5 OCTOBER AT WEMBLEY DOWNS UNITING CHURCH, 130 CALAIS RD, WEMBLEY DOWNS
Rev Dr Greg Jenks Rev Dr Greg Jenks will preach - following the service there will be a Sunday Forum
9.30am
Sunday Forum “Progressive Christianity: can it engage the younger generation?” 11am -12pm
Contacts: Rev Karen Sloan Ph. 0421314008; Richard Smith Ph. 9384 3308; Marie Yuncken Ph. 9385 8537; Virginia Ingram Email. vingram07@gmail.com
Rev Dr Harold Ellens from the USA was, before retirement, University Professor of Philosophy and Psychology,
Presbyterian Theologian, Pastor, US Army Chaplain (Colonel), Executive Director Emeritus of the Christian
Association for Psychological Studies, and Founding Editor/Editor in Chief of the Journal of Psychology and
Christianity. He has published extensively in the interface of psychology and religion/spirituality and has
authored and co-authored numerous volumes and journal articles, including The Destructive Power of Religion
(2004), The Spirituality of Sex (2009), Probing the Frontiers of Biblical Studies (2009), The Son of Man in the
Gospel of John (2010), The Healing Power of Spirituality (2010), Honest Faith for Our Time (2010), Light From the Other Side (2010)
Rev Dr Greg Jenks is an Anglican priest, Academic Dean, St Francis Theological College, Brisbane and Senior
Lecturer in School of Theology at Charles Sturt University. His PhD, University of Queensland was based on the
Antichrist myth. Dr Jenks’ interests are Christian origins, lead researcher for the Jesus Database project,
Visiting Professor and Scholar-in-Residence at St George’s College, Jerusalem. He is Co-director, Bethsaida
Archaeological Excavation, Fellow of the Westar Institute, and Assoc Director 1999-2001. His publications
include The Once and Future Bible, The Once and Future Scriptures, Jesus Then and Jesus Now