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What is Tradition?: An Ecumenical and Interreligious Conversation

Dates & Time: 
Fri, Apr 20, 2018 - 09:00 am
The Idea of Tradition in the Late Modern World: An Ecumenical and Interreligious Conversation. A Conference to Mark the 50th Anniversary of Christ College, the Humanities-Based Honors College of Valparaiso University. This conference brings together leading scholars — Christian, Jewish, and Muslim — to discuss the idea of tradition in the late modern world. In particular, the conference seeks to address three questions: What exactly is tradition? How can one transmit a tradition, specifically a religious tradition, in the cultural context of late modernity? What role do/should educational institutions play in this process?
Location: 
Refectory Auditorium, Mueller Hall, Valparaiso University

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