ThM Special Lecture

The Exorcisms of Jesus in Luke's Gospel within the Context of Second Temple Judaism

Chinese lecture, with English interpretation provided.

Admission is free. Registration is required.

This talk will present the exorcism techniques in the extra-canonical literature of the Second Temple period. The implications of Jesus’ exorcisms in Luke’s Gospel will be investigated against this background.


Dr. Mavis Leung

Dr Leung holds PhD and MDiv degrees from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, U.S.A. She is Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Evangel Seminary, Hong Kong. Some of the Chinese books she has authored include:

  • Colossians: Honor Christ as Lord
  • Introduction to Second Temple Judaism
  • A Spiritual Journey from Remembrance to Devotion: A 30-Day Meditation on Christ’s Passion and Resurrection
  • Reading the Old Testament with John: Revisiting the Theology of the Cross in the Gospel of John
  • Her Story Touches Your Heart: Female Characters in the Bible 
  • The Johannine Epistles and the Book of Revelation

She frequently presents at academic conferences and has published many journal articles.


Chinese lecture, with English interpretation provided.

The Registration is Closed.