Professor to give insight on ‘Evangelism and India’ during Forester Lecture

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2014-02-17
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Dr. Martin Alphonse, professor of intercultural studies at Multnomah University, will give his perspective on “Evangelism and India” during the Feb. 27 Forester Lecture at Huntington University.

The lecture will take place at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at HU.

Alphonse, who holds a PhD from Fuller Theological Seminary, was a pastor in various Methodist churches in India, Singapore and the United States before joining the faculty at Multnomah University. Since 1976, he also has served as an adjunct lecturer and a full-time associate professor of mission and evangelism in Bible colleges and seminaries in India, Singapore and the U.S.

The Forester Lecture Series is designed to bring interesting persons and topics to the attention of students and the regional community.

The Forester Lecture Series at Huntington University is coordinated by Dr. David Alexander, associate professor of philosophy. For more information, contact Alexander at 260-359-4305.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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