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Global Clash Of Neo-Paganism And Christianity

Global Clash Of Neo-Paganism And Christianity

Free lectures in Wellington (28-29 April) commencing tonight, by New Age expert
DR PETER JONES, former Professor of New Testament at Westminster Theological
Seminary in Escondido, California, are expected to attract a large audience.
The lectures are co-sponsored by The Wellington Christian Apologetics Society
Inc. (www.christian-apologetics.org)and The Wellington Reformed Churches. Dr
Jones has just completed an extensive speaking tour of Australia prior to
visiting Wellington. (His website for more details is www.spirit-wars.com).

The Wellington lecture series details are as follows:

"THE CLASH OF PAGANISM AND CHRISTIAN BELIEF"

A lecture series featuring
Dr Peter Jones M.Div. (Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary), Th.M. (Harvard
Divinity School), Ph.D. (Princeton Theological Seminary)

Monday night 28 April 2003
7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m
"The Global Clash Paganism and Christian Belief"
Venue:Central Baptist Church
46 Boulcott St, Wellington
Followed by supper

Tuesday lunchtime 29 April 2003
12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m.
"The Christian Response to the New Paganism"
Meeting Rooms 1/2
Student Union Building (SUB)
Victoria University of Wellington
(Co-sponsored by Victoria University Christian Union)
Feel free to bring a cold lunch

Tuesday night 29 April 2003
7.30 p.m. - 8.20 p.m.
"Winning the Spirit Wars"
8.30 p.m. - 9.20 p.m.
"The Five Points of Gospel Truth"
Venue: The Loaves & Fishes Conference Centre,
Hill Street (next to The Wellington Cathedral)
Followed by supper

A selection of Peter Jones' books will be available for sale at each session

Dr Peter Jones was born in Liverpool. In school days he was a friend of John
Lennon - with whom he shared a school desk for 5 years. From university he was
influenced by Francis Schaeffer and other Christian writers. Peter Jones is
currently Professor of New Testament at Westminster Theological Seminary in
California in Escondido, California. He holds an M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell
Theological Seminary, a Th.M. from Harvard Divinity School, and a Ph.D. from
Princeton Theological Seminary. He is author of several books including The
Gnostic Empire Strikes Back (1992), Gospel Truth, Pagan Lies: Can You Tell the
Difference? (1999) and Pagans in the Pews (2001)

Dr John McArthur,Pastor of Grace Community Church,California has written
concerning Jone's book "Pagans in the Pews": ... "Courageous .. rips the mask
off powerful spiritual influences." (from book cover)

Peter Jones' itinerary for the rest of New Zealand and Australia is available
at: http://www.spirit-wars.com/html/speakingschedule.htm

Authorised by Wellington Christian Apologetics Society Inc. (For Contact
details see website www.christian-apologetics.org)

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