The Pruet School of Christian Studies is excited to host a lecture by Dr. Osvaldo Padilla this coming Monday Night. Dr. Padilla serves on the faculty of Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama. He is the author of The Speeches of Outsiders in Acts: Poetics, Theology, and Historiography. His research interests include Luke-Acts, suffering and mission, ancient and modern historiography, and Hellenistic Greek. Previously, Padilla taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in the Chicago area where he also served as a minister to a Hispanic congregation, Jesus el Buen Pastor. He is married to Kristen (an OBU alumnus), and they have one son.