Welcome Back, Eugene Peterson

The Rev. Eugene Peterson, a 1954 alumnus of Seattle Pacific University and author of the 2002 award-winning bestseller The Message, will give a public lecture titled “St. Mark: The Basic Text for Christian Spirituality.” He will talk about the importance of Scripture in spiritual formation.

Date: Thursday, October 20
Location: Royal Brougham Pavilion on the SPU campus
Time: 7 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)
Cost: Free

This event will be recorded and available through SPU’s iTunes U. Brougham Pavilion is wheelchair accessible.

Peterson was recently interviewed in SPU’s Response magazine. He is the keynote speaker for SPU’s sold out “Scripture as Formation” conference for church leaders. You can follow a discussion of the conference on Twitter at #saf11.

Posted: Thursday, October 6, 2011