God: Theological Accounts and Ethical Possibilities conference schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all events will take place in the 3rd floor lecture hall of Swift Hall.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Registration
2:30 - 3:30 pm
Foyer of the Divinity School. If pre-registered, pick up name badge

Welcome
3:30 - 3:45 pm
Margaret M. Mitchell, Dean, University of Chicago Divinity School
William Schweiker, Director, Martin Marty Center for the Advanced Study of Religion

Session 1: Keynote Address
3:45 - 5:00 pm
Marilyn McCord Adams, Rutgers University
Mascot or Judge: God and the Mores of Church and Society


Thursday, April 10, 2014

Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 am The Common Room

Session 2: Willa Lengyel, Moderator/Respondent
9:00-10:25 am
John Hare, Yale Divinity School
Divine Command: Religion and Morality

Session 3: Timothy Hiller, Moderator/Respondent
10:40 am - 12:05 pm
Myriam Renaud, University of Chicago Divinity School
Moral Concepts of God in an Age of Globalization and Contingency

Lunch
12:05 - 1:30 pm

Session 4: Jawad Qureshi, Moderator/Respondent
1:30 - 2:55 pm
William Schweiker, University of Chicago Divinity School
God and the Human Good

Session 5: Rick Elgendy, Moderator/Respondent
3:10 - 4:45 pm 
Mayra Rivera Rivera, Harvard Divinity School
Emptying God: The Ethics of Theology in Merleau-Ponty's Work

Session 6: Keynote Address
5:00 - 6:15 pm
Michael Fishbane, University of Chicago Divinity School
Plumblines in the Vastness. Measures without Measure.


Friday, April 11, 2014

Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 am — The Common Room

Session 7: Kyle Rader, Moderator/Respondent
9:00 - 10:25 am
Aristotle Papanikolaou, Fordham University
Trinity, Virtue and Violence

Session 8: Lisa Landoe Hedrick, Moderator/Respondent
10:40 am - 12:05 pm
Joshua Daniel, University of Chicago Divinity School
An Edwardsian Theoethical Aesthetics of Recognition

Lunch
12:05 - 1:30 pm

Session 9: Herbert Lin, Moderator/Respondent
1:30 - 2:55 pm
Pamela Sue Anderson, Oxford University
Ethical Reflection and the Concept of "God:" On Sense-Making

Session 10: Kristel Clayville, Moderator/Respondent
3:10 - 4:45 pm 
Michael Welker, Heidelberg University
God and the Ascent of Life

Session 11: Keynote Address
5:00 - 6:15 pm
David Tracy, University of Chicago Divinity School
God as Infinite: Ethical Implications

Reception in Honor of David Tracy
6:30 - 8:00 pm — The Common Room