The Trinity Lectures

Event Details


April 28-29, 2017


Begins Friday Evening - 12noon Saturday


The Bucer Institue in Monroe, LA

Trinity Lectures

"Thoughts on Church Spaces and Architecture" is the focus of the 2017 the Trinity Lectures at the Bucer Insitute. The Reverend James B. Jordan will once again be returning to Monroe for what promises to be a fun and engaging set of lectures.

James B. Jordan

Trinity House Institute
James B. Jordan Theopolis Institute - Scholar in Residence

James Jordan was born in 1949. His father was a professor of French Literature and his mother a piano teacher and a poetess. He graduated with an A.B. in 1971 from the University of Georgia, with a major in Comparative Literature and minors in Music and in Political Philosophy. He served as a Military Historian in the US Air Force for four years. He began seminary training at Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, MS, and graduated with an M.A.R. and a Th.M. from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, majoring in Systematic Theology. He thesis was on Slavery in the Bible. In 1980, Mr. Jordan became director of Geneva Ministries in Tyler, TX, where he also served as a pastor in a Presbyterian congregation. In 1987 he founded Biblical Horizons, presently located in Niceville, FL. He was awarded an honorary Doctor of Letters from Central School of Religion in 1993. Beginning in 1999, Mr. Jordan served part time as Professor of Biblical Studies at the Reformed Theological Seminary of St. Petersburg, Russia. Mr. Jordan is married to Brenda, and has two grown sons, Dale and Douglas. He is author of more than a dozen books, scores of monographs, and hundreds of short essays. He writes and lectures mainly in the areas of Biblical and Liturgical Theology. His most recent book is The Handwriting on the Wall: A Commentary on Daniel. He is presently at work on a commentary on the book of Zechariah.


4 Lectures on Church Architecture on Friday night and Saturday morning. There is NO cost for registration, but donations are requested to help defer the costs.



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Address and Phone

The Bucer Institute
Auburn Avenue Presbyterian Church
224 Auburn Avenue
Monroe, Louisiana 71201 USA
(318) 323-3061