Call for Papers

Call for Papers for

Ecclesia and Ethics II Now Open! 

Gospel Community and Virtual Existence—A Conference Exploring an Ethics and Theology of the Internet from a Biblical and Ecclesial Perspective.

We invite abstracts of 250-300 words (max) from Nov 1st 2013-December 31st 2013 (at midnight) on papers which construct and propose a theology and/or ethics of the Internet. Papers may be rooted in the disciplines of: the Exegesis of New Testament texts, New Testament Theology, the Exegesis of Old Testament texts, Biblical Theology, Practical Theology, Systematic Theology, or Theological Ethics. Variations, or sub-themes of the theme of a theology and/or ethics of the Internet could include, but are not limited to :

  • the virtual self
  • pornography
  • internet and individualism/community
  • theology/ethics of blogs, websites, social media etc
  • doing theology on and through the internet
  • Ecclesia and the Internet
  • transhumanism
  • Related topics

 Selected candidates will present a final paper of 30 minutes (approx. 4000-4500 words) on either Saturday March 1st or Saturday March 8th, 2014. All accepted papers will be considered for inclusion in the publication of the proceedings with T&T Clark. Please email 250-300 word abstracts, with your name, location, and institution/church to: ecclesiaethics@gmail.com.