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AME Scholars Convocation

June 28 @ 8:00 am - June 29 @ 5:00 pm

June 28-29, 2018

Adams Coleman Williams Distinguished AME Scholars and Tolbert Young Practical Theologians Convocation

Place: Atlanta, GA

It is scheduled for Thursday, June 28 – Friday, June 29, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia at the close of the Bishops Council/General Board Meeting.

Working title:
Activist Faith: Connecting Head and Heart

This two day convocation of AME scholars and practical theologians is a working convocation of members of the Adams-Coleman Williams Distinguished AME Scholars, members of the Talbot-Young Practical Theologians and the connectional historians.

The function is to begin interdisciplinary discussions of research and scholarship around issues of AME history, activism, liturgy and worship, theology, leadership, administration, ethics, biblical studies etc.

Attendees will present and discuss papers on the Quadrennial themes, personal research and practical application of various disciplines and scholarship. The projected outcome is to configure working groups to produce AME Review articles, books and subsequent conferences of what AMEs believe and practice.


June 28 @ 8:00 am
June 29 @ 5:00 pm