2021 Conference Progam

Canadian Society of Christian Philosophers Program

June 1, 2021

(All times in the Mountain Time Zone)

 

9.00-9.05AM (Mountain) – Welcome and Announcements

Jennifer Hart Weed, President of the CSCP

 

9.05-10.30AM – Morning Session A

Chair:  Jennifer Hart Weed, The University of New Brunswick

 

Wes Skolits, “Religious Experience and the Challenge from Diverse Contents”

Rutgers University

 

Kirk Lougheed, “Toward an African Theory of the Atonement”

University of Pretoria

 

10.30-10.45AM – Break

 

10:45-12PM – Morning Session B

Chair: Richard Davis, Tyndale University

 

Andre Rusavuk, “Are Divine Actions Subject to Luck?”

University of Birmingham

 

Robert Larmer, “Defending Special Divine Acts”

The University of New Brunswick

 

12PM-1PM – Lunch Break

 

1.00-2.30PM – Afternoon Session A

Chair:  Liz Jackson, Ryerson University

 

Alexandra Romanyshyn, “Narrativity, Post-Traumatic Growth, and the Afterlife”

Saint Louis University

 

Jordan Steffaniak, “He Descended to the Dead:  An Examination into the Metaphysics of Holy Saturday,”  University of Birmingham

 

2.30-2.45PM – Break

 

2.45-4PM – Keynote Address

Chair:  Paul Franks, Tyndale University

 

Keynote Speaker:  Prof. Graeme Hunter, Emeritus Professor University of Ottawa

Research Professor Dominican University College

 

*Annual Meeting to follow at 4.15PM on Zoom. Email jweed@unb.ca for the link. All members welcome.