Schedule for "Christian Reflections on War and Peace"
Friday, September 14
11:00 a.m.Dr. J. Daryl Charles - Assoc. Professor of Religion, Union University, Jackson, TN
"Between Pacifism and Jihad: Just War and Christian Traditions."
7:00 p.m.Dr. Earl Zimmerman - Director, Conflict Resolution Center, Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA
"Beyond War: Jesus' Nonviolent Revolution."
An Overview of the Topic
Saturday, September 15
9:00 a.m.Dr. James Turner Johnson - Professor of Religion, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
"Responsible Statecraft and the Just Use of Force"
10:30Dr. Martin Cook - Deputy Department Head and Professor of Religion, Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO
"Love and Responsibility: Inevitable Tensions in Christian Ethics."
1:00 p.m.Dr. Jean Bethke Elshtain - Professor of Social Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
"Just War against Terror: The Burden of American Power in a Violent World."
Closing Comments and Questions
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