JACKSON, Tenn. – Oct. 10, 2011 – Ralph C. Wood, university professor of theology and literature at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, will lecture at Union University Oct. 20.
Wood’s address is entitled “The Cruciform Beauty That Will Save the World.”
Wood is the author of several books, including “Chesterton: The Nightmare Goodness of God,” “Contending for the Faith: The Church’s Engagement with Culture” and “Flannery O’Connor and the Christ-Haunted South,” among others.
The lecture, sponsored by the Institute for Intellectual Discipleship at Union, will begin at 7 p.m. in the Carl Grant Events Center. It is free and open to the public.
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Friday, March 6, with all classes canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.
Friday's Preview Day has been canceled.
Brewer Dining Hall will be open from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday. The Lex will be closed. No breakfast will be served.