Newman Forum

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A Post-Modern Believer Thinks about the Bodily Resurrection of Jesus

Sanda Schneiders 

Sunday, April 15nd
after the 10am Mass
Hecker Room

John’s Easter narrative is not, first and foremost, about what happened in Palestine in the first century. It is about us, our personal and corporate experience of Jesus, risen and living within and among us today.

Sandra Marie Schneiders, IHM is professor emerita of New Testament Studies and Christian Spirituality at the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University and the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley.  She is a noted author of nearly one hundred academic articles, more than a dozen books, and over seventy chapters in edited monographs.  She is a senior scholar in fields ranging from Johannine literature to hermeneutics, feminist biblical interpretation, spirituality of religious life, and the theory of spirituality as academic discipline.