Philosophy of Religion Group at Central APA

March 29, 2011
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March 31-April 2, 2011

Philosophy of Religion Group
Central Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association
Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 31-April 2, 2011

Topic: J. L. Schellenberg’s Philosophy of Religion
Prolegomena to a Philosophy of Religion (Cornell 2005), The Wisdom to Doubt: A Justification of Religious Skepticism (Cornell 2007), and The Will to Imagine: A Justification of Religious Skepticism (Cornell 2009)


March 31, Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-Noon
Chair: Daniel Howard-Snyder
9:00-9:05     Introduction
9:05-9:30    J. L. Schellenberg, How I See the Trilogy
9:30-10:30    Andrew Chignell, Religion and Belief in Schellenberg’s Prolegomena
10:30-10:40    J. L. Schellenberg, Comments on Chignell
10:40-11:10    Terence Cuneo, Another Look at Divine Hiddenness
11:10-11:20    J. L. Schellenberg, Comments on Cuneo
11:20-noon    Discussion

April 2, Saturday, 12:15-2:15 p.m.
Chair: Daniel Howard-Snyder
12:15-12:20    Introduction
12:20-12:50    Daniel Howard-Snyder, Propositional Faith
12:50-1:00    J. L. Schellenberg, Comments on Howard-Snyder
1:00-1:30    Wes Morriston, Is Faith in the Ultimate Rationally Required?
1:30-1:40    J. L. Schellenberg, Comments on Morriston
1:40-2:15    Discussion

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