Conference "Christian Education in a Secular Age"

Country: Canada

City: Caronport

Abstr. due: 15.06.2021

Dates: 28.10.21 — 29.10.21

Area Of Sciences: Philosophy; Pedagogy;

Organizing comittee e-mail: jdemoskoff@briercrest.ca

Organizers: Briercrest College and Seminary

 

This conference will explore aspects of the theory and practice of Christian higher education with particular attention to the interdisciplinary impact of Charles Taylor's A Secular Age. Dr. Jens Zimmermann will give the keynote address, "The Challenge and Promise of Christian Humanism." Proposals are invited for individual papers, panels, and roundtable discussions. Papers examining theoretical issues or scholarship and teaching in any of the disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and Christian ministry are welcome. At the heart of this conference is a central question: How can Christian education contribute to human flourishing within our secular context?

Conference Web-Site: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/7627359/call-papers-christian-education-secular-age