Biblical Violence

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Biblical Violence 
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Room TBD
In the 2022 meeting of our group, we plan to consider hermeneutical approaches to biblical violence which identify and consider intertextual connections within the (OT and/or NT) canon. For more information, please contact Helen Paynter ( and Trevor Laurence (

Trevor Laurence, Cateclesia Institute, Presiding (5 min)

Gary Schnittjer, Cairn University
Bequeathing Wrath: Exegetical Use of Scripture in Exodus 34 (20 min)

Russell L. Meek, William Tennent School of Theology
Meaning Making at Baal Peor: Cultural Trauma, Divine Violence, and Inner-Biblical Allusion (20 min)

Andrew C. Witt, Tyndale University
Forgiveness or Imprecation? The Use of Psalm 69 in the Passion of the Christ (20 min)

André Villeneuve, Sacred Heart Major Seminary
Between Godly Unity and Devilish Utopia: Apocalypse Now! with Lewis, Huxley, Orwell, and Soloviev (20 min)

Discussion (35 min)