SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR SPRING 2017
Dr. Macchia teaches courses in Theology and Church History in both the graduate and undergraduate programs at Vanguard University. He is a past president of the Society for Pentecostal Studies and was the Editor of PNEUMA: The Journal of the Society for Pentecostal Studies for more than a decade. He is a prolific author having published a number of books and essays. Dr. Macchia who received his doctor of theology degree from the University of Basel, Switzerland, is also a frequent lecturer, having traveled as a guest speaker and lecturer to a wide spectrum of venues around the world.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2017, 2:00 – 4:00 PM
HEATH LECTURE HALL 100, VANGUARD UNIVERSITY
“My 40 years as a Pentecostal: Some Personal Reflections”
DR. EDMUND RYBARCZYK, Ph.D.
Professor of Systematic Theology
Vanguard University of Southern California, Costa Mesa, CA
Dr. Ed Rybarczyk teaches courses in Theology, Church History, and Philosophy in the undergraduate program, and Historical Theology and Theology electives in the graduate program at Vanguard University. For 5 years he was the managing editor of PNEUMA: The Journal of the Society for Pentecostal Studies and worked closely with Dr. Frank Macchia in editing, refereeing, and processing journal article submissions. He is the author, editor and co-editor of a number of books including The Future of Pentecostalism (2007) and The Spirit Unfettered: Protestant Views of the Holy Spirit (2011). Dr. Rybarczyk who received his Ph.D. from Fuller Theological Seminary, is also a former director of the Lewis Wilson Institute for Pentecostal Studies at Vanguard University.