Papers Presented on "Sin and Confession" 2015
Paper 1: A Short History of Sin—How has the concept evolved, especially in western religious tradition?
Paper 2: Sin and Psychology—Why do we feel guilty, and should we?
Presenter:Daniel Budd; Respondent:Thandeka
Paper 3: Collective Sin—If groups can sin, can groups be absolved?
Presenter:Molly Housh Gordon; Respondent:Barbara Gadon
Paper 4: Sin and Power—How does relational context determine sin, with focus on ministerial misconduct?
Presenter: Matthew Johnson, Respondent:Bonnie Vegiard
Paper 5: Atonement and Absolution—How can we deal with the various forms of sin in a life-giving way?
Presenter:Rob Eller Isaacs; Respondent: Ruth Mackenzie
Chaplain: Luke Stevens-Royer Aesthetics: Roger Bertschausen