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Australian Bonhoeffer Conference- Worldly Christianity in Practice

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BBI-The Australian Institute of Theological Education

423 Pennant Hills Road

Pennant Hills, NSW 2120

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The Bonhoeffer Conference is an annual academic conference which focuses on different aspects of the theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

Worldly Christianity in Practice

The 2017 Bonhoeffer Conference will consider some key issues of our time and how we might apply Bonhoeffer's theology to them. This year's conference will discuss contemporary issues including ecumenism, climate change and Islamism and ask How do we 'do' worldly Christianity?

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Rev Dr Sean Winter, Academic Dean at Pilgrim Theological College, University of Divinity: With him I believe: Keith Clements on Dietrich Bonhoeffer as Patriot and Ecumenist.

Rev Dr Gordon Preece, Director, Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy, University of Divinity: 'Bonhoeffer and Beyond: Secrecy, Secularity and Post Secularity'.

Dianne Rayson, Doctoral Candidate, University of Newcastle: 'Bonhoeffer and Earthly Christianity in the Anthropocene.'

Terry Lovat, Emeritus Professor, University of Newcastle: 'Utilising Bonhoeffer to address current issues concerning Islam and Radical Islamism'.

Peter Truasheim, 2017 Flechtheim Scholar: ' Bonhoeffer's Costly Grace. The Cure for a Stagnating Spiritual Life.'


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