Annual Meetings

Presidential Letters, Meeting Minutes, Keynotes and Media


The T.F. Torrance Theological Fellowship is a Related Scholarly Organization of the American Academy of Religion. The president sends out an annual letter early in the calendar year. In the fall, an annual meeting takes place on the Friday afternoon before start of the AAR annual meeting. The TFT Fellowship annual meeting typically lasts from 1 to 4 pm, including a 1/2 hour business meeting, followed by the annual lecture and discussion.

Year  President's Letters Minutes  Paper/Response  Media 
2018 April   

Professor Jeremy Begbie, Duke University: "Incarnation, Creation and New Creation: What T. F. Torrance offers to a Theological Re-visioning of the Arts"

Friday November 16, 2018. More... 

 

2017

March
October

Coming

Jason Radcliff, Ph. D. (The University of Edinburgh), on "The Patristic Foundations of the Reformed-Orthodox Ecumenical Dialogue." More...

 

2016

NA

Minutes

Alister McGrath, "A Manifesto for Intellectual Engagement: Reflections on Thomas F. Torrance's Theological Science (1969)." Response by Greg S. Cootsona. #2016-AM-1More...

Video Audio

2015

November

Minutes

W. Travis McMaken, "Actualism, Dualism, and Onto-Relations: Interrogating Torrance's Criticism of Barth's Doctrine of Baptism." #2015-WTM-1.

Video Audio

2014

December

Minutes

Myk Habets, "The Fallen Humanity of Christ: A Theological Account." #2014-MH-1.

Audio

2013

NA

Minutes

Thomas A. Noble, "T. F. Torrance on the Centenary of His Birth: A Personal Reminiscence and Assessment." #2013-TAN-2.

Audio

 

2012

NA

Minutes

George Dion Dragas, "T. F. Torrance: A Theologian for Our Times. An Eastern Orthodox Perspective." #2012-GDD-1.

Video, Audio

2011

September

Minutes

Paul D. Molnar, "T. F. Torrance and the Problem of Universalism." #2011-PDM-1.

Panel discussion of Paul D. Molnar, Thomas F. Torrance: Theologian of the Trinity (Ashgate, 2009). Panelists: Gary Deddo, Christian Kettler, and Alan J. Torrance. #2011-PDM-2.

Keynote
Video Audio

Panel Video, Audio

2010

NA

Minutes

David Fergusson, "The Ascension of Christ in the Theology of T. F. Torrance." #2010-DASF-1.

Audio

2009

September

Minutes John Webster, "T.F. Torrance on Scripture"; #2009-JW-1. PDF

2008

April

Minutes

George Hunsinger, "Thomas F. Torrance's Theology of the Sacraments with Special Emphasis on the Eucharist." Response by Paul Molnar. #2008-GH-1.

 

2007

March

Minutes Eric Flett, "Persons, Powers and Pluralities: Thomas F. Torrance's Trinitarian Ontology of Culture." #2007-EGF-1. PDF

2006

January

Minutes Victor Shepherd, "Thomas F. Torrance and the Homoousion of the Holy Spirit." PDF

2005

January

Minutes

Andrew Purves, "I Yet Not I But Christ‘: Galatians 2:20 and the Christian Life in the Theology of T. F. Torrance."

Response by Jeannine Michele Graham.  #2005-AP-1.

Presentation PDF

Response PDF

2004

Letter

Minutes

Paul Molnar, "Natural Theology Revisited: A Comparison of T. F. Torrance and Karl Barth." Response by Elmer Colyer.  #2004-PDM-1.

 

2003

NA

Minutes

Paper/Response

 

2002

NA

 

Paper/Response

 

2001

NA

 

Paper/Response