EPS Events

Upcoming EPS Events

Analytic Theology and the Tri-Personal God : the Trinitarian Renewal in Analytic Tradition

September 12 - 14, 2018
Catholic University of Louvain

Registration deadline: September 11, 2018

As metaphysics and epistemology are examined within the Trinitarian discussion, this question will be considered: What is new in the philosophical and theological renewal concerning the Trinity within the Analytic Tradition? Both the contributions and the problems of the analytic approach to the traditional Trinitarian theology will be examined.

The schedule for this conference includes:

12th September a.m.

Methodological and Historical Issues

Richard Cross (University of Notre Dame): Analytical Theology and Historical Theology: The Case of the Trinity
Jean-Baptiste Guillon (College de France): The Data, the Paradox and the Mystery
Annemarie Mayer (KULeuven): Trinitarian as Analytic Theology: Chances and Pitfalls

13th September a.m.

What is a Divine Person?

Richard Swinburne (University of Oxford): The Social Theory of the Trinity - its Historical and Philosophical Justification
Roger Pouivet (Universite de Lorraine - Institut Universitaire de France): McCabe on the Persons of the Trinity

13th September p.m.

Main Models of the Trinity

Thomas Schertl-Trendel (Universitet Regensburg): Moving beyond Social Trinitarianism - Metaphysics and our Understanding of the Trinity
Frederic Nef (EHESS - Institut Jean-Nicod): Leibniz's Logic of Relations and Connections

14th September a.m.

Relative Identity Theories

Peter van Inwagen (University of Notre Dame): Richard Cartwright on Logic and the Trinity
Cyrille Michon (Universite de Nantes): Social Trinity: sic et non

Type of event: Conferences of Interest

Christian Philosophers and the Secular Academy Philosophy of Theological Anthropology