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FSI Presents – Dr. John Dickson

Join us in celebrating FSI’s 30th Anniversary as we present

Dr. John Dickson,

author of The Doubter’s Guide to the Bible 

Dr. Dickson will discuss his new documentary series For the Love of God: Why the Church is Better and Worse Than You Ever Imagined. View the trailer here.

John’s story is eclectic. Starting out as a professional singer-songwriter, he now works as an author, speaker, historian, pastor, and media presenter. He was the Founding Director of the Centre for Public Christianity (2007-17).  He teaches a course on the Historical Jesus at the University of Sydney, Australia, and researches the origins of Christianity in the Roman empire. He is an Honorary Research Associate at the University of Sydney, and during 2017-19 he is a Visiting Academic in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Oxford. In all that he does, whether in the media or the church, creative or academic, he strives to be a public advocate for the Christian faith in doubting times.

Dates: April 12-14, 2019

Location: Covenant Theological Seminary and St. Louis Galleria 6 Cinema

Cost: $8 for Covenant Students, $10 for guests

 Purchase Tickets Here.


Friday, April 12 – Covenant Seminary

  • 10 a.m. – Chapel, Dr. John Dickson – “Image of God and Human Dignity”
  • 11 a.m. – Lecture in Apologetics & Outreach, Dr. John Dickson – “Losing Well”

Friday,  April 12 – St. Louis Galleria 6 Cinema

  • 7 – 9:30 p.m. – Documentary Screening, For the Love of God with Dr. John Dickson [Theatre #4]
  • Address: 30 Saint Louis Galleria, Richmond Heights, MO 63117
  • Please be present with your ticket no latter than 6:45pm

Saturday, April 13 – Covenant Seminary

  • 9 – 9:15 a.m. – Welcome – Documentary Discussion with Dr. John Dickson
  • 9:15 – 10:30 a.m. – Session 1 – “The Worst of the Worst in Christian History”
  • 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. – Break
  • 10:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Session 2 – “The Best of the Best in Christian History”

**Please join us for morning worship at Riverside Church Sunday, April 14, at 10 a.m. where Dr. Dickson will be preaching a sermon titled “Guessing God?” from John 13:31-14:9. [Address: 9440 Big Bend Road, Webster Groves, MO]




April 12, 2019
April 14, 2019
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