Southwest Baptist University is pleased to host the special exhibit Khirbet el-Maqatir: A Journey Through the Bible on campus. Additionally, a unique Biblical archaeology conference will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018.
The Biblical Archaeology Conference will be hosted on Saturday, February 24, 2018 and will include two presentations and a tour by Dr. Scott Stripling, provost of The Bible Seminary and recent director at the Khirbet el-Maqatir excavation site.
Conference registration is $10 per participant and FREE for SBU students and employees. Advance registration is required, but payment may be made at the door on the event day. While the fee is waived for SBU students and employees, registration is still required.
Contact Dr. Bing Bayer by email at bbayer@SBUniv.edu or by mail at Dr. Bing Bayer, Southwest Baptist University, 1600 University Ave, Bolivar MO 65613. Include your name, email address and preferred tour time (see schedule below).
Registration deadline is Wednesday, February 21.
|8:30 a.m.||Registration (Jester Center foyer)|
|9 a.m.||"The Problem of Ai: Solved After 40 Years of Excavation in the West Bank"|
|10 a.m.||"Mass Murder at Maqatir"|
|11 a.m.||Exhibit Tour, led by Dr. Scott Stripling|
|11:40 a.m.||Second exhibit tour|