08 July 2011

'Great and Manifold' Symposium, Wellington

'Great and Manifold: A Celebration of the Publication of the King James Bible in 1611'
Parliament Buildings, Wellington
27 and 28 August 2011

David Norton 'The Genius of the King James Bible'
Chris Marshall 'Reflections on Reading the Pre-Modern Bible in a Post-Modern World'
Andrew Bradstock 'The Bible in the Public Square'
Wyn Beasley 'The King Who Gave Us a Bible'
Peter Lineham 'The Bible in New Zealand, 1814-2014'
Graham Redding 'The King James Bible: A Study in Truth and Beauty'

Jacobean music by the Tudor Consort and dinner in the Grand Hall of Parliament to follow. Special services are planned for the Sunday at St John's in the City and Wellington Cathedral of St Paul, where the first edition of the King James Version will be on display for a two-week period (courtesy of the Dunedin Public Library) from 26 August.

More information, including speaker bios, and registration details can be found here.

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