Baylor-Georgetown-Notre Dame Philosophy of Religion Conference 2012


November 8-10, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas


Jonathan Kvanvig – Baylor University
Mark Murphy – Georgetown University
Michael C. Rea – University of Notre Dame

Thursday, November 8

4:00pm - 5:30pm   Dean Zimmerman – Rutgers University
“Presentism, the Moving Spotlight, and Eternal Truths”

  • Commentator: Meghan Sullivan - University of Notre Dame

Friday, November 9

8:30am - 10:00am   Jonathan Jacobs – Saint Louis University
“Fundamentality and Apophatic Theology”

  • Commentator: Robert Koons – University of Texas at Austin

10:00am - 11:30am   Laura W. Ekstrom – College of William & Mary
“The Cost of Freedom”

  • Commentator: Daniel Bonevac – The University of Texas at Austin

2:30pm - 4:00 pm   C. Stephen Evans – Baylor University
“Paradoxicality as a Criterion of an Authentic Revelation”

  • Commentator: Christian Miller – Wake Forrest University

4:00pm - 5:30pm   Kyla Ebels-Duggan – Northwestern University
“Kant on Morality, Religion, and Purpose in Life”

  • Commentator: Jill Graper Hernandez – University of Texas at San Antonio

Saturday, November 10

8:30am - 10:00am   Jada Twedt Strabbing – Fordham University
“Making Sense of the Atonement as Penal Substitution”

  • Commentator: Neal Judisch – The University of Oklahoma

10:00am - 11:30 am   Amy Seymour – University of Notre Dame
“Erasing or Covering Sin?: Presentist and Eternalist Pictures of the Atonement”

  • Commentator: Joshua Thurow – University of Texas at San Antonio

1:00pm - 2:30pm   Mark Murphy – Georgetown University
“God’s Own Ethics”

  • Commentator: Thomas Senor – University of Arkansas