Faith and Work: a Conversation with Miroslav Volf
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 8:00am
National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto
McMaster Divinity College, in association with Intriciti, invite you to a presentation and discussion on the intersection of faith and work, including a light breakfast. Please mark your calendars for this important event and register as soon as possible below. To sponsor a table, please contact Paul Bates at 905.525.9140 x20512 or email@example.com.
“For Christian faith not to be idle in the world, the work of doctors and garbage collectors, business executives and artists,…needs to be inserted into God’s story with the world. That story needs to provide the most basic rules by which the game in all these spheres is played.” -Miroslav Volf
Dr. Miroslav Volf is the founder and director of Yale Center for Faith and Culture and Henry B. Wright Professor of Theology, Yale University Divinity School. He was educated in his native Croatia, United States, and Germany (University of Tübingen). He has won many awards for his published work, his most significant books include Exclusion and Embrace (1996) and Flourishing: Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World (2015). The main concern of his work is exploring resources of religious traditions for living flourishing lives in pluralistic, late capitalist societies.