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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 Programme 2022/23 


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

For further information contact Professor David Fergusson


3 May:               ‘Palliative Care for a Terminally Ill Church’

                           Professor Susannah Cornwall (Exeter University)


17 May:             ‘Gilligan’s Men and Women’

                          Professor Francesca Murphy (Notre Dame University)

                          This session will take place via Zoom.


31 May:              ‘Analytic Theology in the Secular University’. 

                          Professor Bill Wood (Oxford University)


14 June:            Social event






   All colleagues, MPhil and PhD students in Christian Theology or other areas (such as Classics, History and Philosophy), from within and outside the faculty, are warmly welcome. If you need further information, please contact Professor David Fergusson