T. F. Torrance Reading Group

The T. F. Torrance Reading Group meets via Zoom every Thursday, at 1 pm Pacific. Topics are announced at Facebook. It is organized by Marty Folsom and Myk Habets.

Access the meeting by joining the Facebook group. Or log in with a member account here, and a Zoom link will appear in the left sidebar.

We are currently discussing the T&T Clark Handbook of Thomas F. Torrance, ed. Paul Molnar and Myk Habets (2020); #2020-PDM-MH-1. Pre-order the Logos edition for $16.99

  • August 20, 2020: Travis Stevick, "Theological Science Then and Now."
  • August 27, 2020: E. Jerome Van Kuiken, "'Not I, but Christ': Thomas F. Torrance on the Christian Life." 
  • September 3, 2020: Tom Noble, "Incarnation and Atonement."
  • September 10, 2020: Gary Deddo, "The Importance of the Personal in the Onto-relational Theology of Thomas F. Torrance."
  • September 17, 2020: Todd Speidell, "Thomas F. Torrance's Influence upon Ray Anderson's Paradigm of a Practical Theology of Ministry."
  • September 24, 2020: Jason Radcliff, "Thomas F. Torrance: Historian of Dogma."
  • October 1, 2020: Myk Habets, "Theologia Is Eusebia: Thomas F. Torrance's Church Homiletics."
  • October 8, 2020: Paul Molnar, "Thomas F. Torrance and Karl Barth: Similarities and Differences."
  • October 15, 2020: Joel Scandrett, "Thomas F. Torrance and Ecumenism."
  • October 22, 2020: Chris Kettler, “'Jesus Christ Is Our Human Response to God': Divine and Human Agency in the Theology of Thomas F. Torrance."
  • October 29, 2020: Christopher Holmes, “Thomas F. Torrance and the Trinity."
  • November 5, 2020: David Fergusson, "Thomas F. Torrance as a Scottish Theologian."
  • November 12, 2020: tba
  • November 19, 2020: tba
  • November 26, 2020: No meeting.
    • Thanksgiving (American holiday).
  • December 3, 2020: Robert T. Walker, "The Innovative Fruitfulness of an/enhypostasis in Thomas F. Torrance."
  • December 10, 2020: tba


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