ANNUAL LONERGAN LECTURE – CYNTHIA CRYSDALE, “JESUS DIED FOR OUR SINS? … UNDERSTANDING ATONEMENT TODAY”
Cynthia Crysdale, Professor of Christian Ethics in the School of Theology at Sewanee (University of the South) presents the annual Lonergan Lecture, entitled, “Jesus Died for Our Sins?… Understanding Atonement Today.”
Herself a graduate of the Theology Faculty at the University of St Michael’s College, Professor Crysdale specializes in foundational theology and ethics with special attention to the work of Bernard Lonergan. She has authored Embracing Travail: Retrieving the Cross Today (Continuum, 1999) and edited Lonergan and Feminism (University of Toronto, 1994). Her most recent publication is Creator God Evolving World, co-authored with Neil Ormerod of the Australian Catholic University. She has also authored numerous articles, which have appeared in such publications as the Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, Theoforum, Cross Currents, and Theological Studies. She is currently working on a book entitled Transformed Lives: Making Sense of Atonement Today, to be published by Church Publishing Inc.
Free and open to the public. Light reception to follow.