Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Dr. Morales to Deliver Inaugural Address

Greenville Seminary is pleased to announce the upcoming Inaugural Address of Dr. L. Michael Morales as Professor of Biblical Studies.

Dr. Morales will lecture on "The Burnt Offering and Christ's Fulfillment." The address will be given on Tuesday, August 25th, at 7 p.m. at Covenant Community Presbyterian Church, 418 East Main Street, Taylors, South Carolina (just east of the seminary). The public is invited. A reception will follow.

Dr. Morales joined the full-time faculty at GPTS earlier this year. Formerly he was Provost and Professor of Old Testament at Reformation Bible College in Sanford, Fla. His Ph.D. is in the Pentateuch and was supervised by Gordon J. Wenham at Trinity College, United Kingdom.

Dr. Morales is author of four books, Who Shall Ascend the Mountain of Yahweh? A Biblical Theology of the Book of Leviticus;Cult and Cosmos: Tilting Toward a Temple-Centered TheologyThe Tabernacle Pre-Figured: Cosmic Mountain Ideology in Genesis and Exodus; and Numbers (vol 4 of the Apollos Old Testament Commentary). He has also written a number of book reviews and articles in periodicals and journals.

Dr. Morales and his wife Elise have been blessed with four boys: Armando, Diego, Alejandro, and Andres.