21st Century Challenges to Historic Orthodoxy
May 5 – May 7, 2017
Covenant United Reformed Church
Christians continue to ask sincere questions about the trinity, while skeptics have honed such questions into attacks.
Dr. Charles Lee Irons will address these challenges in a biblically and historically informed way.
Please join us for the first two days of the conference on the May 5th and 6th,
at the American Legion Hall, 508 Fourth Street, Clovis, California 93612.
Friday, May 5th
6:30pm – 6:45pm Opening of the Conference
6:45pm – 8:15pm Lecture 1: The Trinity in Church History
Is the doctrine of the Trinity influenced by Greek philosophy?
Saturday, May 6th
8:30am – 9:00am Coffee and Pastries
9:00am – 10:30am Lecture 2: The Case for the Deity of Christ
Did the bishops at the Council of Nicaea vote to “make” Jesus divine
in AD 325 under Emperor Constantine?
10:45am -12:15pm Lecture 3: One God in Three Persons
Does the New Testament really teach that Jesus is the eternally pre-existent,
divine Son of God, equal to the Father in glory and power?
12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch (Not provided, see restaurant list below)
1:30pm – 3:00pm Lecture 4: Answering Unitarian Arguments
Is the doctrine of the Trinity compatible with monotheism?
Please join us for the final day of the conference, the May 7
at Clovis Veterans Memorial District, 808 4th Street, Clovis, CA 93612 (Freedom Room)
Sunday, May 7th
9:15 am – 10:30 am Sermon: The Trinitarian Shape of the Gospel
10:30 am – 11:00 am Coffee Break
11:00 am – 12:30am Sermon: The Eternal Generation of the Son
Dr. Charles Lee Irons:
- Is a ruling elder at the New Life Burbank PCA.
- M.Div Westminster Seminary California.
- Ph.D. Fuller Theological Seminary.
- Co-author: The Son of God: Three Views of the Identity of Jesus (Wipf and Stock, 2015).
All these Restaurants are less than a 5min walk from the Conference Venue.
- The Old Hotel Bistro
- House of JuJu
- Luna Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant
- On The Edge
- Kuppa Joy Coffee House
For more information, please contact Kevin (559) 940-3741