September 23, 2021

Mary Olive Woods Annual Lecture: Michael Rea, "Divine Hiddenness and Divine Love"
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: WIU University Union Grand Ballroom
Description: Michael Rea, the Rev. John A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Philosophy of Religion at the University of Notre Dame, presents the 34th Annual Mary Olive Woods Lecture, titled "Divine Hiddenness and Divine Love." Professor Rea is also a Professorial Fellow at the Logos Institute for Analytic & Exegetical Theology at the University of St. Andrews. His research focuses primarily on topics in philosophy of religion, analytic theology, metaphysics, and feminist philosophy. He has written or edited more than fifteen books and over fifty articles, and has given numerous lectures in the United States, United Kingdom, European Union, Russia, China, and Iran, including the 2017 Gifford Lectures at the University of St. Andrews. His lecture addresses the tension between a loving God and a God who seems to be silent or hidden from many.
Related Web Site: 2021 Mary Olive Woods Lecture Information
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 Gordon Pettit
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 Email: g-pettit@wiu.edu
Source: College of Arts & Sciences

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