2018 ESR Willson Lectures/Trueblood Symposium: Process Theology

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2018 ESR Willson Lectures/Trueblood Symposium: Process Theology

Time: 4th mo. 6, 2018 at 6pm to 4th mo. 7, 2018 at 11:30am
Location: Earlham School of Religion
Street: 228 College AVE
City/Town: Richmond, IN
Website or Map: http://esr.earlham.edu/news-e…
Phone: 800-432-1377
Event Type: lectures
Organized By: Earlham School of Religion
Latest Activity: 2nd month 21

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Join us for the 2018 Willson Lectures/Trueblood Symposium April 6-7 featuring keynote speaker Monica A. Coleman!

Monica Coleman is Professor of Constructive Theology and African American Religions at Claremont School of Theology in southern California. There she also serves as a Co-Director the Center for Process Studies and Director of Process and Faith.  Coleman has earned degrees from Harvard University, Vanderbilt University and Claremont Graduate University. She has received funding from leading foundations in the United States, including the Ford Foundation, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Foundation, among others.

Answering her call to ministry at 19 years of age, Coleman is an ordained elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. She brings her experiences in evangelical Christianity, black church traditions, global ecumenical work, and indigenous spirituality to her discussions of theology and religion.
 

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Lecture I - Epistemology Over Ontology: How Whiteheadian Metaphysics Revolutionizes Constructive Black Theology

Classical black theologies focus on a notion of ontological blackness that describes God and Jesus as black. The divine is “black” in its alignment with and resistance to black suffering. This lecture will look at how Whiteheadian notions of subjective immortality offer a non-Kantian epistemology. Such an epistemological emphasis both revolutionizes classical theological loci and lifts up new core categories for constructive black theologies.

Lecture II - Monday Through Friday Faith: How Process Theology Restored My Faith

Many Christians maintain a Newtonian understanding of God and the world on Sundays, while living in a quantum universe during the week. I’ll discuss how process theological insights on divine incarnation, suffering and evil offer a faith that resonates with contemporary experiences in the world.

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