Bar Nasha, Aramaic for "Son of Man", is a forum for scholarly discussion on topics of the Bible.
5th CBAP Convention with Prof. Amy-Jill Levine
The Catholic Biblical Association of the Philippines had Prof. Amy-Jill Levine as main lecturer in its 5th Annual Convention held at PHINMA in TagaytayCity last July 2004. A Jewish biblical scholar from VanderbiltUniversity, Prof. Levine delivered a paper on "Jesus and Judaism: Why the Connection Still Matters". An engaging speaker with a good sense of humor, she described how Jesus and his message would have been seen and understood from a first-century Jewish perspective. Prof. Levine also gave public lectures at Loyola School of Theology and other academic institutions in Manila.