Philo at SBL Annual Meeting (II)

In addition to the sessions mentioned below, there is also a Joint Session With: Philo of Alexandria, Midrash:

S25-231 Philo of Alexandria
Joint Session With: Philo of Alexandria, Midrash
11/25/2013 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Room: 321 – Convention Center
Theme: Biblical Interpretation in Philo and Other Early Exegetes: Uses and Influences
Rivka Ulmer, Bucknell University, Presiding
David Nelson, Groton School, Presiding

Ilaria L. E. Ramelli, Catholic University Milan and Durham University
Philo’s Doctrine of Apokatastasis: Philosophical Sources, Exegetical Strategies, and Aftermath</i> (30 min)
Jason Sturdevant, North Carolina State University
God – “Not Like a Human” yet “Like Humans”: Divine Adaptability and the Logos in Philo of Alexandria (30 min)
Break (15 min)
Horacio Vela, University of Notre Dame
Stoic Interpretations of Gen 2:7 at Alexandria? (30 min)
Deborah Forger, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Divine Embodiment in the Gospel of John & Philo’s De Opificio Mundi (30 min)
Discussion (15 min)