2017 May Macleod Lecture | Tuesday 21 November

United Theological College is pleased to announce the 2017 May Macleod Lecture will be held on Tuesday 21 November 2017, 7.30 – 9pm, at UTC, located at The Centre for Ministry, 16 Masons Drive, North Parramatta 2151

Presenting Theologian: Dr Sathianathan Clarke
Topic: Beyond Islamophobia: Christians and Muslims in collaboration
The response will be provided by Derya Iner, BA Lit, MA, PhD

Tuesday 21 November, 7.30 – 9pm
UTC, located at The Centre for Ministry
The lecture and response will be followed by a complimentary light supper for attending guests. Free event.
Everyone with an interest in the lecture content is welcome.
RSVP is essential.
RSVP: Email | charmainep@nswact.uca.org.au or phone 02 8838 8915

Sathi’s bio is courtesy of Wesley Theological Seminary:
Sathianathan (“Sathi”) Clarke is a presbyter of the Church of South India. Dr. Clarke bridges the world between establishment and the marginalized, the global and the local, and academy and the congregation.
For several years (1996-2004), he was on the faculty at United Theological College, Bangalore, India. He was also a visiting professor at Harvard Divinity School.
For the last twenty years, he has taught and lectured on global Christianity, contextual theology, postcolonial mission, and interreligious dialogue in India, U.S.A., United Kingdom, Germany, Sri Lanka, Korea, South Africa, and Liberia.
In his research and teaching, Dr. Clarke has cultivated specialties in contextual theology, constructive global theology, and theology of religions.
His current projects include:
• World Christianity: Theological Method and Themes;
• Faces of Jesus in World Religions and World Christianity;
• Christian Mission in an Interfaith World;
• Competing Religious Fundamentalisms.
Education: University of Madras, B.A., M.A., United Theological College, B.D., Yale University Divinity School, S.T.M., Harvard University Divinity School, Th.D.

Dr. Sathianathan Clarke
Wesley Seminary Professional Bio – www.wesleyseminary.edu/employees/sathianathan-clarke/

Dr Derya Iner
Charles Sturt University Professional Profile – arts-ed.csu.edu.au/centres/cisac/staff/profiles/academic-staff/derya-iner

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