Semester 2 Academic Year 2022-2023

All seminars take place on Thursday 11.15-12.45 at the St. Mary’s College Hall. For online registration, please email Dr Eric Stoddart at [email protected].


Thursday 19 January 2023
“Ascent towards the Absolute: Swami Abhishiktananda’s bathing with Marc Chaduc” – A paper marking the 50th anniversary of P. Henri Le Saux’s death in the context of Christian-Hindu Dialogue
Professor Mario I. Aguilar (University of St. Andrews)

Thursday 26 January 2023 11.00am
“Redistributing Knowledge as an Act of Distributive Justice in Contemporary Christian Mission” – A seminar in honour of the Very Rev Dan O´Connor
Dr Eve Parker (University of Manchester)

Thursday 2 February 2023
“Espoused Voices in Creative Tension: What Case Studies of Christian Congregations in Scotland and Germany reveal about Mission as Fresh Expressing Church”
Stephanie Conradt (University of St Andrews)

Thursday 9 February 2023

Thursday 16 February 2023
“Toward a Postwar Japanese Anglicanism: Inculturating the Book of Common Prayer and Anglican Liturgy in Japan”
Aaron Pelot (University of St. Andrews)

Thursday 23 February 2023
“Human Flourishing and Environmental Ethics: A Question of Belief”
Keith Wiedersheim (University of St Andrews)

Thursday 9 March 2023
Title tba
Braulia Barbosa Ribeiro (University of St Andrews)

Thursday 16 March 2023 5.15pm
The Religion and Politics Lecture 2023
“Systemic corruption, plebeian ethics and the imagination of alternative societies”
Dr Camila Vergara (University of Cambridge)

Thursday 23 March 2023
“Musa Dube’s liberating interdependence and the historical tragedy of subjective human rights”
Hunter Daggett (University of St Andrews)

Thursday 30 March 2023
Title tba
Dr Eric Stoddart (University of St. Andrews)