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500 Years of Reformation – Conference in Edmonton

January 18, 2017 No Comment

CCSCF-2017-posterEDMONTON – The Canadian Centre for Scholarship and the Christian Faith is encouraging people to sign up soon for their sixth annual conference—“500 Years of Reformation.” The conference will take place March 24-25 at Concordia University of Edmonton.

Rev. Dr. Robert Kolb, one of the world’s foremost scholars on Martin Luther, is keynote speaker for the event. His keynote address is entitled “How Luther’s Reformation Literally Changed the World.” He will also give a plenary lecture on “Luther’s Impact on University Education and Christian Liberal Arts.”

The conference has also issued a call for papers and presentations on the theme “500 Years of Reformation.” Papers and presentations may be approached from a variety of disciplines and subdisciplines in the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Possible topics may include Reformation and Biblical Studies, Reformation and Theology, Reformation and Education, Reformation Economics, Reformation and Politics, Reformation and Ethics, Reformation and the Arts, Reformation and Law, Reformation and Literature, Reformation and the Sciences, Reformation and Modernism, Reformation and Authority, Reformation and Philosophy, and others. Original papers may also be submitted for adjudication to the Canadian Journal for Scholarship and the Christian Faith.

Grants for students and pastors attending the conference are also available. To register, and for more information, visit www.ccscf.org.

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