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Christian Theology Seminar overview

Christian Theology Research Seminar

The graduate seminar in Christian Theology meets fortnightly each term.  It’s a lively and friendly forum for graduate students and senior members. A wide range of topics are discussed relating to Christian theology, often with a philosophical, historical, or exegetical dimension, as well as themes of from ethics and Christian practice.  

The seminars are open to all graduates and senior members, and others on request to Dr Simeon Zahl,   the seminar convenor.




Michaelmas Term 2019


The seminar meets on alternate Wednesday afternoons in the Lightfoot Room,

 from 2:30-4 pm, followed by tea


16 Oct             ‘A New Voice? Dante and Theology’

                       Dr Vittorio Montemaggi (King’s College London)


30 Oct             ‘A Theology of Baptism: Subsistent Priesthood in Christ’

                       Professor Tom Greggs (University of Aberdeen)


13 Nov           ‘Transformative Creatures: Autonomy and Trans People’

                        Dr Susannah Cornwall (University of Exeter)


27 Nov           ‘Sacred and “Secular” Space in 18th-Century Paris: Religious Art in the City of Enlightenment’

                        Dr Hannah Williams (Queen Mary University of London)




All senior members of the Faculty, colleges or affiliated institutes, and MPhil and PhD students in Christian Theology or other areas (such as Classics, History and Philosophy), are warmly welcome. If you need further information, please contact Dr Simeon Zahl.