Uneasy Grace: Can Faith and Doubt Co-exist?
A Presentation by Terry Eagleton
Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 6pm
Fordham University, Pope Auditorium
113 West 60th Street, New York NY 10023
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Religious traditions often answer confounding questions with an air of supreme confidence. Yet is faith an all-or-nothing proposition? To what extent does doubt endanger belief? And in what sense may doubt actually stir faith?
This forum brings together a distinguished panel to explore the paradoxical relationship between doubt and faith—a source of anguish for those groping for a deeper sense of life’s meaning, and a hotly contested topic in the engagement between religion and science.
Terry Eagleton, author of Reason, Faith, and Revolution: Reflections on the God Debate and On Evil
Meghan Sullivan, Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame
Lamin Sanneh, D. Willis James Professor of Missions and World Christianity, Yale University
Elizabeth Johnson, C.S.J., Distinguished Professor of Theology, Fordham University