Overview and Themes
Prophetic Voices: Confronting Theological Challenges of the Next Century
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 7:00 PM –
Friday, March 20, 2015 12:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Candler School of Theology
1531 Dickey Drive
Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Some of the best minds in theological education are gathering at Candler School of Theology to consider the massive and urgent issues facing theology in the coming century. As part of Candler’s yearlong Centennial Celebration, the school will mark the spring of its 100th year with a forward-looking academic conference, “Prophetic Voices: Confronting Theological Challenges of the Next Century,” March 18-20, 2015.
The conference explores the themes of Logos: Theological Imagination and Secularization; Person: The Image of God in the Contemporary World; Cosmos: God’s Creation and the Care of the Earth; and Polity: The Kingdom of God and Global Pluralism.
Who Should Attend
The conference is designed for students and faculty of Candler and Emory University as well as theologians and church leaders who want to engage in conversation with renowned scholars and activists about the critical issues facing the future of theology and theological education.
About The McDonald Agape Foundation
The Honorable Alonzo L. McDonald founded the McDonald Agape Foundation to encourage distinguished scholars and scholarship for Jesus Christ. Prior to forming the Foundation, he enjoyed distinguished careers in business, government, and academia. An alumnus of Emory College, McDonald served for many years on the Board of Trustees of Emory University.