David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences

Charles Franklin Finch Lecture Series

The Charles Franklin Finch Lecture series at HPU dates back to 1960, and it is a yearly endowed lectureship. The purpose of the Charles Franklin Finch lecture is “to foster dialogue and to deepen understanding regarding issues of importance to communities of faith.”


Dr. Stephanie Paulsell
Susan Shallcross Swartz Professor of the Practice of Christian Studies
Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at 4:00 PM
Wilson Commerce Ballroom

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In the last several years, HPU has welcomed the following distinguished Charles Franklin Finch Lecturers:

2019: Alice Hunt

2018: Renita Weems

2017: Charles Marsh

2016: Rebecca Todd Peters

2015: Serene Jones

2014: Charles Mathewes

2013: Ellen Charry

2012: Stanley Hauerwas

2011: Luke Johnson

2010: Miroslav Volf

2009: Michael Coogan

2008: Lamin Sanneh

2007: Peter Gomes

2006: William Willimon





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