Uses of the Bible in environmental ethics

Project seminars

These project seminars were held between 2006 and 2009.

Wednesday, 8 November 2006
Dr Christopher Southgate, University of Exeter,
‘UnFallen “fallenness”: Adventures in Darwinian Theodicy’

Wednesday,10 January 2007
Dr Edward Adams, King’s College London,
‘Visions of Cosmic Catastrophe in the New Testament and its Environment’

Wednesday, 30th May 2007
Professor John Barton, University of Oxford,
‘Reading the Prophets Ecologically’

Wednesday, 20 June 2007
Professor Brendan Byrne, SJ, Jesuit Theological College, Victoria, Australia
'Recruiting Paul for Ecology: Possibilities and Hesitations'

Wednesday, 4 July 2007
Dr Vicky Balabanski, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
'Hellenistic cosmology and the Letter to the Colossians: towards an ecological hermeneutic'

Wednesday, 31 October 2007
Professor Francis Watson, University of Aberdeen
'The Second Century Battle over the Goodness of Creation'

Wednesday, 16 January 2008
Dr Morwenna Ludlow, Department of Theology, University of Exeter
'Patristic Commentary on Genesis 1: Origen, the Cappadocians and Augustine'

Tuesday, 12 February 2008
Professor Ernst Conradie, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
'Is the Bible indeed 'filled to the brim with ecological wisdom'?'

Wednesday, 7 May 2008
Dr Mark Wynn, Department of Theology, University of Exeter
'Aquinas' appropriation of the dominion tradition'

Wednesday, 21May 2008
Dr Stephen Barton, University of Durham
'New Testament Eschatology and the Ecological Crisis in Theological and Ecclesial Perspective'

Wednesday, 2 July 2008
Professor Andrew Louth, University of Durham
'Between Creation and Transfiguration: the environment in the Eastern Orthodox Tradition'

Wednesday, 22 October 2008
Dr Jeremy Law, Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury
'Ecology and Biblical Hermeneutics in the work of Jurgen Moltmann'

Wednesday, 5 November 2008
Rev. David Moss, South West Ministry Training
'von balthasar and Ecology'

Wednesday, 11February 2009
Professor Richard Bauckham, University of St Andrew's
'Reading the Sermon on the Mount in an Age of Ecological Catastrophe'

Wednesday, 29 April 2009
Professor Harry O. Maier, Vancouver School of Theology, Canada
'Green Millennialism:  American Evangelicals, Environmentalism, and the Book of Revelation'