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Faculty of Divinity


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 the seminar convenor Professor David Fergusson


Christian Theology Seminar 2021/22


The seminar meets in the Lightfoot Room in the Faculty of Divinity from 2.30 pm – 4.00 pm, unless otherwise stated.


Easter Term


4 May                         Symposium on Simeon Zahl, The Holy Spirit and

                                   Christian Experience, (Oxford University Press, 2020).

                                   Dr Simeon Zahl (Cambridge)


18 May                        ‘Decolonising The Curriculum of Theological Education’

                                    Professor Anthony Reddie (Oxford)


1 June                         "The Pedagogue Leading up to Christ": Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Educative Purpose of Human Law    

                                     Professor Esther Reed (Exeter). Please note that this session will take place via Zoom.


Programme updated 11/05/22