Regent Alumni Start New Trinitarian Ontologies Conference at Cambridge

Regent Alumni Start New Trinitarian Ontologies Conference at Cambridge

Cambridge’s upcoming New Trinitarian Ontologies conference is culturally urgent, well-visioned, and bursting at the seams with some of the world’s leading theologians. And we are proud to say that a group Regent alumni are behind it! Alex Abecina (MATS ’12), Jonathan Lyonhart (MATS ’18), and Austin Stevenson (MATS ’16; THM ’17) are three of the … (read more)

Regent IPIAT Nominated for Best Documentary at the International Christian Film and Music Festival

Regent IPIAT Nominated for Best Documentary at the International Christian Film and Music Festival

One year into her MATS at Regent College, Jessica Van der Wyngaard teamed up with Joshua Harris, author of I Kissed Dating Goodbye, for a documentary project. The idea was this: They would film a documentary chronicling Joshua Harris’s long wrestling match with the legacy left by the bestselling book he wrote when he was 19 years old. This would… (read more)

De-Mythologizing the Science-Religion Conflict: An Interview with Peter Harrison

De-Mythologizing the Science-Religion Conflict: An Interview with Peter Harrison

In this short interview, Dr. Peter Harrison goes back to the nineteenth century to find the origin of the myth that science and theology are fundamentally at conflict. Peter Harrison will be visiting Regent College from May 13–17 to teach the course “Religion and the Rise of Science.” Professor Harrison is Director of the Institute for Advanced … (read more)

Regent Hires New Director of Chinese Studies Program

Regent Hires New Director of Chinese Studies Program

We are thrilled to announce that we have hired Dr. Grace Hui Liang as the Director of the Chinese Studies Program and Associate Professor of Chinese Christian Studies. Over the last two decades, Dr. Liang has emerged as a leading voice in Chinese biblical scholarship and theology. Her main areas of research include Old Testament wisdom literatur… (read more)

An Interview with Sarah Coakley, Part One: Evolutionary Biology, Apologetics, and the Training of Theologians

An Interview with Sarah Coakley, Part One: Evolutionary Biology, Apologetics, and the Training of Theologians

In this interview, theologian Sarah Coakley gives her take on the relationship between Christian faith and evolutionary biology. She also shares the story of her first encounter with biological sciences, and suggests approaches to better equip pastors and theologians to tackle today’s pressing issues of faith and science. The i… (read more)