The Canadian-American Theological Association is having their annual Fall theology conference at Wycliffe College, Toronto School of Theology, on October 20, 2018.
The conference, co-sponsored with Wycliffe College, will focus on the theme:
PEACE AND VIOLENCE IN SCRIPTURE AND THEOLOGY
Dr. Gordon K. Oeste will deliver the keynote lecture, Feasting with the Enemy: Redemptive Readings of Biblical War Texts.
Dr. Oeste, the Teaching Pastor at Cedar Creek Community Church in Cambridge, Ontario, is the author of Legitimacy, Illegitimacy, and the Right to Rule: Windows on Abimelech’s Rise and Demise in Judges 9 (Bloomsbury T & T Clark, 2013). He is currently co-authoring a book on warfare in the Bible.
A panoply of papers will be presented from all theological disciplines on subjects related to Peace and Violence in Scripture and Theology, as well as other subjects that engage culture, the church, and various academic fields.
The conference runs from 8:45 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., and twenty-six papers are scheduled for presentation.
You may download the full conference schedule here.
For online registration, please go to: https://www.wycliffecollege.ca/cata
Our Fall CATA conference promises to be a very full and enriching day that will offer new ideas and stimulating discussion with scholars, students, and laity.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-sponsored by: Wycliffe College and The Canadian-American Theological Association Location: Wycliffe College, 5 Hoskin Avenue, Toronto M5S 1H7.