"Should Christians Eat Meat?"

 

David L. Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics at the University of Chester and has just finished a term as President of the Society for the Study of Christian Ethics. He co-wrote Faith and Force: A Christian Debate about War (2007), debating just war and pacifism in a 21st century context, and has recently completed the landmark two-volume monograph On Animals (2012, 2018), on the place of animals in Christian theology and ethics. He is the founder of CreatureKind (http://becreaturekind.org), a project aiming to engage Christians with farmed animal welfare, and Principal Investigator for a three-year UK Research Council funded project on the Christian Ethics of Farmed Animal Welfare in partnership with major UK churches and Compassion in World Farming. He is a Methodist lay preacher and has represented the Methodist Church on national ecumenical working groups on the ethics of warfare and climate change.

 

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Monday, February 4 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

McCarthy Hall, McShain Large
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

Event Type

Special Events

Audience

Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Public

Departments

Georgetown College, Theology

Cost

Free

Presenter

David L. Clough

Open to the public and the press?

Yes

Event Contact Name

Christopher Steck

Event Contact Email

cws@georgetown.edu

Accommodations Contact Name

Nelise Jeffrey

Accommodations Contact Email

nj294@georgetown.edu

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