Pope Benedict XVI and His Legacy
Dr. John Conway will survey the life and thought of Pope Benedict XVI and will explore the ongoing legacy of his papacy.
John S. Conway is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of British Columbia. He has specialized in the role of the German churches and the Vatican during the Third Reich, and on Christian-Jewish relations during the 20th century. He is the founding member of the Scholars' Conference on the German Church and the Holocaust, and is the author of The Nazi Persecution of the Churches 1933–1945. He was awarded the Queen's Silver Jubilee Medal in 1977.
Hans Boersma, J.I. Packer Professor of Theology at Regent College, will provide a response to the talk.
Regent College Chapel, 5800 University Blvd, UBC Campus, Vancouver