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POSTPONED | God, Evolution, and The Big Bang: The Theology of Creation according to Aquinas

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This lecture has been postponed. It will likely be rescheduled for Fall 2019. Please check back for updates.

University College Dublin

Newman Building, Theatre 1

6:00 PM

A lecture by Prof. Gaven Kerr (Mary Immaculate College Limerick).

About the Speaker:

Gaven Kerr is a married father of three and a third order Dominican. He has degrees in scholastic philosophy and philosophy from Queen’s University Belfast: BA, MPhil, and PhD. His doctoral research was on the thought of Thomas Aquinas and Immanuel Kant. Gaven’s research focuses on the thought of St Thomas Aquinas and his connection with other important thinkers in the history of philosophy and theology. He has published articles in the Thomist, the American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, International Philosophical Quarterly, Journal of Philosophical Research, Yearbook of the Irish Philosophical Society. Gaven has two books with Oxford University Press. The first was published in 2015, Aquinas’s Way to God, and it dealt with Aquinas’s proof of God in the De Ente et Essentia. His second book which is due out later this year is on Aquinas and the metaphysics of creation. Gaven currently teaches theology at Mary Immaculate College Limerick.