2019 Rally for the Common Good
Globalization, Nationalism, and National Identity
Featuring Miroslav Volf, Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology, and Founding Director, Yale Center for Faith & Culture
Lecture Details & Audio
- Monday, April 8, 2019: Denver Seminary Chapel
Miroslav Volf: "Monotheism and Violence"
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- Monday, April 8, 2019: Evening Lecture
Miroslav Volf: "National Identity: Distance and Belonging"
- Tuesday, April 9, 2019: Denver Seminary Chapel
Panel Discussion with Miroslav Volf, Patty Pell, and Dieumeme Noelliste. Moderated by Craig L. Blomberg
- All events will take place in the Denver Seminary Chapel, 6399 South Santa Fe Drive, Littleton, CO 80120 (map)
- All events are free to the public
Dr. Miroslav Volf
Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology, and Founding Director, Yale Center for Faith & Culture
Miroslav Volf was educated in his native Croatia, the United States, and Germany. He earned doctoral and post-doctoral degrees (with highest honors) from the University of Tübingen, Germany. He has written or edited more than 20 books and over 90 scholarly articles. His most significant books include Exclusion and Embrace (1996); After Our Likeness (1998)in which he explores the Trinitarian nature of ecclesial community; Allah: A Christian Response (2011), on whether Muslims and Christians have a common God; and A Public Faith: On How Followers of Christ Should Serve the Common Good (2011).
After receiving his BA from the Evangelical-Theological Faculty in Osijek, Croatia, Miroslav received his MA from Fuller Theological Seminary and both his ThD and Dr. theol. habil. from the University of Tübingen, Germany. He served as co-editor (1979-84) and then editor (1984-89) of Izvori, a Croatian Christian monthly, and he has published numerous books and articles in the U.S., Germany, and his native Croatia.