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MONDAY, October 27 - 4:00-5:30 p.m. - Winants Auditorium
Dr. Oliver O’Donovan
“ Pride’s Progress: Some Aspects of New Testament Discussions of Sin”
Oliver O'Donovan, born in 1945 in London, was educated at University
College School, Hampstead, at Balliol College and Wycliffe Hall, Oxford,
and at the University
of Princeton. He was ordained an Anglican priest in Oxford in 1972. He was Regius
Professor of Moral and Pastoral Theology and Canon of Christ Church at the University
of Oxford from 1982 to 2006, before which he taught at Wycliffe Hall, Oxford
(1972-7) and at Wycliffe College in the University of Toronto (1977-82). In 2006
he became Professor of Christian Ethics and Practical Theology at the University
of Edinburgh. He has written on the ethical theory of St Augustine, on the theological
basis of moral concepts, on contemporary bioethical dilemmas, on political theology
and on the ethics of war. He has served the Church of England as a member of
the Board for Society Responsibility, the Doctrine Commission, the Faith and
Order Advisory Group and the General Synod. He is a past President of the Society
for the Study of Christian Ethics, a Fellow of the British Academy since 2000
and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh since 2007. He is married to Joan
Lockwood O'Donovan. They have two sons.
Stay tuned for more information on this annual event.
MONDAY, October 20 -4:00-5:00 p.m. - Herrick Room
Join colloqium with the History Department featuring Dr. Margaret Abruzzo from the University of Alabama.
TUESDAY, November 4 - 6:00 p.m. - Maas Auditorium
Lecture by Mark Charles - Native-American Freelance Writer and Consultant on the complexities of American history regarding race, culture, and faith in order to help forge a path of healing and reconciliation for the nation. Co-sponsor with Multicultural Education, Religion and others.
FAITH & JUSTICE FILM SERIES
October 15 @ 7 p.m. Martha Miller 135 - A PLACE AT THE TABLE
November 12 @ 7 p.m. Martha Miller 135 - ROMERO