Second religious and philosophical lecture at Penn State Schuylkill

On Friday, Oct. 25, the second lecture in the religious and philosophical series is scheduled for noon in the R. Michael Fryer Conference Center. Christopher Fisher, senior pastor of the First United Methodist Church in Schuylkill Haven will present “Human Significance in Theology and the Natural Sciences”.

The public is welcome and encouraged to attend all sessions.

Several organizations have provided financial support for the series, including: the Council of Churches of Schuylkill Haven and Vicinity; Saint Marks United Church of Christ, Schuylkill Haven; and the Student Activity Funds of Penn State Schuylkill. The series also receives financial support from individuals and  appreciates any and all contributions to defray expenses.

All sessions in the series begin at noon in the R. Michael Fryer Conference Center at Penn State Schuylkill. Future sessions include:

Nov. 22 -- “Psychology and Religion,” Charles Law, assistant professor of psychology, Penn State Schuylkill

Feb. 21, 2014 --  “Philosophical Reflections on Religion and Science,” Donald C. Lindenmuth, assistant professor of philosophy, Penn State Schuylkill

March 21, 2014 --  “Evolution and Biblical Scripture,” Kenneth Miller, professor of Christian theology, Evangelical Seminary, Myerstown, Pa.

April 25, 2014 -- “Why History Matters:  Debunking the ‘Warfare’ View of Science and Religion,” Edward B. Davis, distinguished professor of the history of science, Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, Pa.

For more information. contact Donald C. Lindenmuth at 570-385-6065 or at dcl1@psu.edu

Last Updated October 14, 2013