Masterclass and lecture by Graham Ward (Regius Professor of Divinity at Oxford University) on the theme of receptivity in theology

Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 March at the VU campus Amsterdam

03/07/2018 | 11:07 AM

The Protestant Theological University and the Faculty of Theology Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam cordially invite you to three opportunities to meet with Graham Ward (Regius Professor of Divinity at Oxford University) on the theme of receptivity in theology on Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 March at the VU campus Amsterdam.

Program
1. Monday 12 March 13.00 - 15.00 HG-1D12 Forum 4: Masterclass 
Offering an opportunity for PhD students and Research Master students to present the topic of their research. Graham Ward will give feedback on the pitches of the researchers.

2. Monday 12 March 15.30 - 16.10 Public Lecture by Graham Ward in HG 2A-33: Christian Theology in a Multi-Faith Context.
The lecture will deal with the necessity of doing Christian Theology today with regard to other Faiths, the traditional theological obstacles and possibilities to overcome these and what will be the consequences for the development of a Christian theology. 
The lecture will be followed by short responses of Rick Benjamins and Pieter Vos and engagement with the public.
17.00 drinks

3 Tuesday 13 March 10.00 -10.40 in 1B-04: Lecture by dr. Al Barrett
Can you hear me? Doing political theology in Brexit Britain, in the shadow of the Grenfell Tower
10.40 – 10.55: Response by Graham Ward
10.55 – 11.15: Break:
11.15 until 12.00: Two more response of 10 minutes and engagement with the public