Language – Logic – Theology (2011) – Centrum Kopernika Badań Interdyscyplinarnych UJ

Language – Logic – Theology (2011)

International conference entitled "Language – Logic – Theology" was held on 9–10 December 2011.

The “Language – Logic – Theology” conference was funded from the research grant The Limits of Scientific Explanation awarded to the Copernicus Center by the John Templeton Foundation.

Programme:

Friday, December 9, 2011
The Pontifical University of John Paul II – Department of Philosophy, Kanonicza St. 9, Krakow

10:00 – 10:45 Dominique Lambert Is there any place for paraconsistent logic in theology?
10:45 – 11:30 Jan Szczurek On the rationality of theology
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee break
12:00 – 12:45 Kim Solin Mathematics and religion: on a remark by Simone Weil
12:45 – 13:30 Roland Cazalis Category theory and divine action
13:30 – 15:00 Lunch break
15:00 – 15:45 Pavel Materna Empirical science, logic, philosophy
15:10 – 16:00 Bartosz Brożek, Adam Olszewski Some remarks on miracles from a logical perspective
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 – 17:45 Wojciech Grygiel Physics in service of theology: Quantum mechanics and black hole space-time geometry

 

Saturday, December 10, 2011
The Pontifical University of John Paul II – Department of Philosophy, Kanonicza St. 9, Krakow

9:00 – 9:45 Jan Woleński Logical problems of language of theology
9:45 – 10:30 Marie Duží Resolving ambiguities in natural language
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:45 Wiesław Wójcik The controversy over applying the similarity category in theology
11:45 – 13:00 Discussion and closing of the conference
13:00 Lunch

 

Conference website: http://laloth.copernicuscenter.edu.pl
Photos (by Professor Adam Walanus): http://adamwalanus.pl/2011/cc1c09.html
Proceedings: https://en.ccpress.pl/produkt/Logic_in_Theology_38
Talks delivered during the conference are available at the Copernicus Center YouTube channel.