Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Upcoming Lecture: 'The Unholy Notion of Holy War' by Murray Rae


Upcoming lecture on theology of pacifism: The Unholy Notion of Holy War.

Prof. Murray Rae will first present and then offer a critique of the arguments in favour of 'just war' tradition offered by Karl Barth, Reinhold Niebuhr and Oliver O'Donovan.

Date: Tuesday 18 Feb 2014.
Venue: Trinity Theological College, Singapore.
Time: 11:30am-1pm.

Prof. Murray Rae is Head of the Theology Department at University of Otago. He was trained first as an architect, then studied theology and philosophy at Otago. He completed his PhD at King's College, London, on the incarnation in the thought of Søren Kierkegaard. Prof. Rae is the chair of an International Colloquium on Theology and the Built Environment and has continuing research interests in the work of Søren Kierkegaard, Biblical Hermeneutics, Christian Doctrine, and the development of Christian faith amongst Maori.

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