Religion and WWI Symposium


DateMarch 19, 2014Time10:30 am - 5:00 pm
LocationArmstrong Browning Library
Baylor University
Waco, TX
DescriptionThe First World War, which began in 1914, marked a traumatic crisis in Western civilization, and its effects echoed through the rest of the twentieth century.

10:30 am Morning Panel - Cox Lecture Hall

Barry Hankins, Professor of History and Church-State Studies, Baylor University, "Pacifist Warrior: Woodrow Wilson and the Call of War"
Darin Lenz, Associate Professor of History, Fresno Pacific University, “‘Loyalty to our Heavenly Country’: British Christianity and the First World War”
Sarah Miglio,  Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Wheaton College, "The Near Eastern Front: Christian Humanitarian Work During the Great War"

Afternoon Lectures - Treasure Room

2:00 pm  Philip Jenkins, "Angels and Horsemen: the Great War as an Apocalyptic Struggle"

3:30 pm  Richard Gamble, “Was World War I a War of Religion?”




<div class="event_registration"> <h3>Registration</h3> <h4>Pricing</h4> <p>&bull; Religion and WWI Symposium (free) </p> <h4>Deadline</h4> <p>03/19/2014 5:00 PM</p> <h4>How to register</h4> <p>Register online below or call 254-710-7555.</p> </div>Read More »

Online registration is now closed. Please call 254-710-7555 to register. Thank you. Please note: The sessions will be videoed and will be uploaded to our site for viewing.

PublisherInstitute for Studies of Religion
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