14th Annual Andrews Autumn Conference on Religion and Science

Finding Common Ground

November 1-2, 2019

On November 1 – 2, 2019, Andrews University hosted its 14th Annual Andrews Autumn Conference on Religion and Science.  This year’s conference is titled “Finding Common Ground,” and features theologians and scientists in dialogue.

The tentative schedule is as follows:

Friday, November 1, 2019

5:30 pm. Student poster session and reception
7:00 pm. Vespers and Theology-Science Dialogue presentations by Gary Burdick (physics) and Martin Hanna (theology)

Saturday, November 2, 2019

8:00 am. Breakfast and registration
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Welcome and devotional by John Peckham (theology).
Theology-Science Dialogue:

  • Theology-Anthropology Dialogue presentations by Earl Kumfer (Philosophy, University of Saint Francis) and Oystein LaBianca (Anthropology)
  • Theology-Neuroscience Dialogue presentations by Russell Haitch (Theology, Bethany Theological Seminary) and Karl Bailey (Neuroscience)
  • Theology-Ecology Dialogue presentations by Rahel Wells (Old Testament) and Daniel Gonzalez-Socoloske (Ecology)

5:00 pm. Supper and fellowship

Please visit us at http://digitalcommons.andrews.edu/aac/2019, or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.  All events will be held in the Seminary Chapel, on the campus of Andrews University.

A printable poster with conference information can be found here.