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Political Thought & Theology Research Seminar

The last research seminar for 2019 will focus on political thought and theology.

Dr Jonathan Cole – Centre for Public and Contextual Theology, Charles Sturt University Speaking on ‘Christian Political Theology in an Age of Discontent’ – Drawing from his new book Dr Cole will examine how to meaningfully mediate scripture, doctrine, and political reality.

Dr Simon Kennedy – Millis Institute, CHC Speaking on ‘Political Authority and the Ten Commandments in the Reformation’- Dr Kennedy will unpack an overlooked aspect of early modern political thought: interpretations of the commandment to “honour your father” as an imperative to obey political authority.

Miss Simone Nicolson – Millis Institute, CHC’First Law, then Justice’ – An overview of Giambattista Vico’s theory of law and justice in The New Science.

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