Christian Zionism discussed

Mini conference features two speakers and takes place Oct. 24 at UFV

A mini conference called “Challenging Christian Zionism: Canadian Roots and Responses” takes place Friday, Oct. 24 at University of the Fraser Valley (UFV).

The session runs from 7 to 9 p.m. in the lecture theatre at the Abbotsford campus, 33844 King Rd.

Dr. Gary Burge of Wheaton College will reflect on the problems with the way Christian Zionists read the Bible.

Ron Dart, from the UFV political science department, will lecture on the history of Canadian Christian Zionism.

The conference is supported by Canadian Friends of Sabeel, whose international director, William Roberts, will attend the event.

Scott Fast will moderate the evening.