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2016 Annual Meeting Schedule

The 2016 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Homiletics will be November 17-19, 2016 in San Antonio, TX. 

Academy of Homiletics Annual Meeting

San Antonio, Texas

Wednesday, November 16

2 – 8 PM                     African American Caucus Meeting

8 PM                           Executive Committee Meeting

 

Thursday, November 17

8:30 – 3:30                  CATH Meeting

8 – 11 AM                    Executive Committee Meeting

11 AM                          Registration Opens

12:30 – 3 PM               Graduate Student Meeting

                                    Adjuncts Teaching Preaching Meeting

4:30 to 5:30 PM         Welcome by Presidents

                                    Panel Discussion: Preaching Taboos

                                                Cláudio Carvalhaes, Union Theological Seminary

            Deborah Organ, St. Catherine University

            Ted Smith, Candler School of Theology, Emory University

                                                Lisa Thompson, Union Theological Seminary

5:30 – 7 PM                Dinner – On your Own

7:00 – 7:45 PM          Worship

                                                Lisa Thompson, preacher

8 PM                           Keynote Address

                                                Frank A. Thomas

                                                Nettie Sweeney and Hugh Th. Miller Professor of Homiletics

                                                            Christian Theological Seminary

9 PM                           Welcome Reception

 

Friday, November 18

8:30 – 9:15 AM           Worship

                                                Claudio Carvalhaes, preacher

9:15                              Coffee Break

9:30 AM – 12:00 PM              Work Groups

                                                            First half of the groups

12:00  – 2:00 PM                                Lunch – On your Own

2:00 – 4:30 PM                                  Work Groups

                                                            Second half of the groups

TBA                                        Evening – On your Own

                                                International Members Dinner

 

Saturday, November 19

7:30 AM                                  Work Group Conveners Meeting

8:30 – 10 AM                          Plenary Discussion Session – Future of the Academy

10 AM                                     Coffee Break

10:30 t0 11:30 AM                   Business meeting. Click on this document to read the proposed constitutional change that will be presented at this year's business meeting.

11:45 – 12:30 PM                     Closing Worship

1 – 2:30 PM                             Closing Luncheon

Honor Life-time Achievement and those retiring