Robin Lovin's Luce Hall Lecture, entitled "How Ethics Became Impossible," is now available on the Fresh Thinking Podcast. Listen to the podcast here.
Robin Lovin is the William H. Scheide Senior Fellow in Theology at CTI, and Cary Maguire University Professor of Ethics emeritus
at Southern Methodist University. A resident scholar at CTI since 2012, he became a member of the SMU faculty in 1994, and served as Dean of SMU’s Perkins School of Theology from 1994-2002. Lovin’s most recent books are Christian Realism and the New Realities
(2008) and An Introduction to Christian Ethics
(2011). He has also written extensively on religion and law and comparative religious ethics. He is a former Guggenheim Fellow, former president of the Society of Christian Ethics, and a member of the advisory board for the McDonald Centre for Theology, Ethics, and Public Life at Oxford University.
A lecture series on theology and public life, the 2016-2017 Luce Hall Lectures will continue on Thursday, November 10th at 7pm with a lecture by Cathleen Kaveny
(Boston College) entitled "Prophecy Without Contempt." Kaveny's recent book, Prophecy Without Contempt: Religious Discourse in the Public Square,
was published by Harvard University Press in 2016.