Evolution, original sin and the Fall

June 22, 2020 - June 24, 2020

View the Call For Papers

This event is online

Sponsor(s):

  • John Templeton Foundation

Keynote speakers:

(unaffiliated)
Oxford University
(unaffiliated)

Organisers:

Saint Louis University
University of Ghent

Topic areas

Talks at this conference

Add a talk

Details

Can the concepts of original sin and the Fall be interpreted in the light of evolution, and if so, how? There is an ongoing discussion in philosophy and theology on the implications of evolutionary theory for theism. 

This conference seeks to bring together philosophers, theologians, and other scholars who work on the intersection of science and religion to examine theological concepts in the light of evolution, with a focus on original sin and the Fall. This conference also welcomes papers on other topics in theological anthropology, philosophy of religion, and science and religion that discuss the relationship between evolution and theism, including from traditions outside of Christianity. 

Please register by June 20, 2020 by emailing deeptimemorality at gmail dot com

Plenary speakers: Hans Madueme (Covenant College), Bethany Sollereder (Oxford University), John Teehan (Hofstra University)

Note: this conference is going ahead on the planned dates as an e-conference. We will be in touch with speakers, participants and attendees with detailed instructions on the logistics. 

Supporting material

Add supporting material (slides, programs, etc.)

Reminders

Registration

Yes

June 20, 2020, 9:00am CST

Who is attending?

14 people are attending:

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
(unaffiliated)
and 12 more.

1 person may be attending:

Saginaw Valley State University

See all

Will you attend this event?


Let us know so we can notify you of any change of plan.

RSVPing on PhilEvents is not sufficient to register for this event.