School of Divinity

Theology and Ethics

Wednesdays at 4.10pm in Rainy Hall and Online

The seminar is for postgraduates and staff, and others are most welcome. For enquiries, please contact Dr Joshua Ralston (


Semester 1: Autumn 2020

Date  Speaker Topic

30 September 

Dr Joshua Ralston (Edinburgh)

Rewriting Calvin: Schleiermacher on the Priestly Office of Christ

14 October

Dr David Grummet (Edinburgh)

The Word as Christ’s Body

28 October 

*Online Only

Dr Evan Kuehn (North Park University)

The Idea of an End: Kant’s Philosophical Eschatology

11 November

Dr Andrew Torrance (University of St Andrews)

A Theology of Accountability

25 November

*Online Only

Dr Ruth Jackson Ravenscroft (University of Cambridge)

Friedrich Schleiermacher, Free Sociabilty, and Gender Trouble(s)