Welcome to Stellenbosch University



The Faculty of Theology, Stellenbosch University has the privilege of welcoming two distinguished scholars in the fields of New Testament and Bio-Ethics for a day conference on Wednesday, 26 August 2015:

  • Dr Alan Culpepper is a New Testament Scholar from McAfee School of Theology, Mercer University in Atlanta, USA.  
  • Professor Jean-Pierre Wils is a Professor of Ethics and a bio-ethicist from Radboud University in Nijmegen, Holland.  


These two distinguished scholars are being accompanied by Professor Jan van der Watt, a New Testament scholar with a specialisation in Johannine literature (also from Radboud University), and Professor Francois Viljoen, a New Testament Scholar with a specialisation in Matthean literature (he is the Dean of the Faculty of Theology at the North West University, Potchefstroom).


The program is attached. Attendance of the conference is free, but it is essential to book your seat. Please RSVP to Helette at or 021 808 9560 before or on Monday, 24 August 2015.

To download the program click Program.pdf