"Christian Faith and the University: From the Reformation to W. Stanford Reid"

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26-28 September 2013


Panel presentations and refreshments: The Presbyterian College, Montreal (3495 University St, Montreal, QC H3A 2A8 - map)

Plenary presentations: Birks Chapel, The Faculty of Religious Studies, McGill University (3520 University Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2A7 - map)


Inside main entrance, The Presbyterian College


Schedule in Brief:

(NB - subject to minor modifications)

Thursday, September 26

12:30p.m.-1 p.m.Early Registration - refreshments available
1 p.m.-5 p.m.Pre-Conference Colloquium (in French and English)"l'État de l'éducation théologique au Québec"
6:30 p.m.Main Registration
7:45 p.m.Welcome and Introduction
8:00 p.m.Session 1 - Plenary (L.W. Anderson Lecture - public invited)Mark Noll - "The Bible and the Modern University in the United States and Canada"
9:15 p.m.Refreshments

Friday, September 27

8 a.m.Registration
9 a.m.Session 2 - Paper Panels
10:30 a.m.Refreshments
11 a.m.Session 3 - PlenaryDavid Bebbington - "Faith and History: The Place of Religion in the Record of the Past"
12:15 p.m.Lunch
1:30Session 4 - Paper Panels
3 p.m.Refreshments
3:30Session 5 - PlenaryMargaret Somerville - "'Freedom in Fetters' in the University: What are and are not legitimate restrictions on academic freedom?"
4:30Vin d'honneur
5:30 p.m.Session 6 - PlenaryCarl Trueman - "Thomas Barlow and how to make a reformed minister out of a renaissance gentleman in seventeenth century Oxford"
6:30 p.m.End of scheduled events on Friday

Saturday, September 28

8 a.m.Registration
9 a.m.-10:30Session 7 - Paper Panels
11 a.m.Session 8 - PlenaryA. Donald MacLeod - "Stanford Reid's Legacy For Christian Academics"
12:15 p.m.Lunch
1:30-3:30 p.m.Session 9 - Paper Panels


Detailed Schedule:

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Christian Faith and the University


Sept. 26-28, 2013
Montreal, Qu├ębec, Canada