Keynote Speaker: Mircea Dumitru, University of Bucharest
Organiser: Stanisław Krajewski, University of Warsaw
The workshop “Applying Mathematics to Theology” will be devoted to the problem of mathematical models, concepts and inspirations that have influenced or can influence theology and religious studies. Also papers arguing for the impossibility of such applications or the misleading character of attempts to apply mathematics to theology are welcome.
Here are the papers by the undersigned that can introduce some of the relevant topics:
The website of the congress and the application form can be found at http://4wocolor.pl/#about
The initial appeal directed to all interested scholars asks to apply before May 30, 2023.
The event is organized by the Logic and Religion Association with support of Ian Ramsey Centre (Oxford University) and the University of Bucharest. More about the LARA association can be found at https://www.logicandreligion.com/
Chairing: Stanisław Krajewski
|KEYNOTE: Gödel’s Ontological Argument
|On the Relevance of the Neo-Platonic Theology to Pythagorean Arithmetic Practice
|Short circuits or fruitful mutual irritations? Encounters of Mathematics and Theology in Nicholas of Cusa and Georg Cantor
|God and the Numbers
|Is Mathematics Essential in 'The Star of Redemption'?
|Using Category Theory to Model Methods of Biblical Reading
University of Oxford
The Consistency of the Concept of God
Saint Louis University
Paradox and Human Flourishing: the Special Case in Ecclesiastes
University of Bucharest
University of Leeds,
University of Southern California
Logic and Religion
Logic, Experience and Awakening: Continuities in Buddhist Thought and Pesctice
Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw
How to Merge the Anselmian and Cartesian Ontological Arguments. New Formalized Synthesis
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, President of the Schopenhauer Society
Is knowledge made of a harder material than faith? Mythos and Logos in Schopenhauer
University of Bern
About Kant's Unique Possible
Foundation of a Demonstration
of the Existence of God
Orthodox Academy of Crete
Face-to-Face: Exploring a Path of Reconciliation Inside the Nature
The institutional organizer of 4th World Congress on Logic and Religion is the Logic and Religion Association.
The supporting co-organizer of this event is Ian Ramsey Centre (Oxford University).
The programme of the congress is available here: 4WOCOLOR Programme
The Congress consists of 8 thematic workshops and a general session. Every day (except Sunday) the meetings start at 9.00 a.m. (local time).
The conference will be held in the Hotel Palace (hotelpalacesinaia.ro), one of the most famous hotels in Sinaia, Romania.
The sessions will take place in the conference halls.
Every contributing speaker will have 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. Please prepare your presentations in a communicative way.
Learn about visas here: https://www.mae.ro/en/node/2035
Apply for e-visa: https://eviza.mae.ro
To organize your trip from the airport to Sinaia and back, send your dates of arrival and departure, name of the airport and flight number and where you are coming from to Daniel Molto: D.Molto@sussex.ac.uk
WoCoLoR 4 will take place at the Palace Hotel in Sinaia, Romania https://hotelpalacesinaia.ro/
This is where the lectures will be presented and where keynote speakers and organisers will stay.
We encourage contributing speakers also to stay in this classy hotel. The special price for the event is 90 EUR for a single room, 96 EUR for a double room, in both cases with breakfast included.
To book your room write to Elisa Nicolaescu: firstname.lastname@example.org putting in the subject line of your email: WoCoLoR4 - Contributing Speaker; in the body of the email specify in particular your dates of departure and arrival.
The event will start Sept 3 and will end Sept 8 in the evening. We therefore recommand arrival on Sept 3 and departure on Sept 9. The Palace Hotel is securing 80 rooms for contributing speakers until July 20. The rooms will be attributed on the first come first served basis.
The weather in Sinaia can be really cold even at the beginning of September. Please bring some warm clothing.
3 Krakowskie Przedmiescie Str, 00-927 Warsaw, Poland