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.