Pilgrim Symposiums

2017: Is "No Religion" the new religion?
poster Key Speaker:Prof Linda Woodhead MBE, Lancaster University. Annual Lecturer, Research Unit for the Study of Society, Law and Religion, School of Law, The University of Adelaide.
Rev Christy Capper, Director of Missiology, Uniting College of Leadership & Theology.
Rev Dr Greg Elsdon, former CEO Churches of Christ (SA & NT).
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2016: Spirituality in Times of Social Change
poster Key Speaker: Prof Christo Lombaard, PhD, DD, Professor in Christian Spirituality, University of South Africa. Annual Lecturer, Research Unit for the Study of Society, Law and Religion, School of Law, The University of Adelaide.
Rev Dr James McEvoy, PhD, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, Australian Catholic University.
Dr Liz Boase, PhD, BAppSc, BD(Hons). Head of Department, School of Theology, Flinders University.
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2015: Marriage Equality and the Church
poster Key Speaker: Rev David Pattee,Senior Pastor, Kent United Church of Christ, Cleveland/Akron,OHIO USA Visiting Preacher, Pilgrim Uniting Church - October-November 2015 Annual Lecturer, Research Unit for the Study of Society, Law and Religion, School of Law, The University of Adelaide
Rev Dr Margaret Mayman, Ph D in Religion and Ethics, Union Theological Seminary, USA Minister, Pitt Street Uniting Church, Sydney, Australia Previously Minister, St Andrews on the Terrace, Wellington New Zealand
Professor Carol Johnson, BA Hons PhD University of Adelaide, FASSA, Post Graduate Co-ordinator, Department of Politics and International Studies, The University of Adelaide
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2014: Whose Voice? - Influencing Public Discourse for the common good
poster Key Speaker: Prof. Steven D Smith, Professor of Law, University of San Diego, California
Reverend Professor Andrew Dutney, President of the Uniting Church in Australia
Mark Henley, Manager of advocacy and communications for Uniting Communities.
Geraldine Hawkes, Executive Officer, South Australian Council of Churches.
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2013: Islam and Multifaith Relations
poster Key Speaker: Prof. John Strawson, reader in Law at the University of East London where he is Co-director of the Centre on Human Rights in Conflict.
Panel members:
Rabbi Shoshana Kaminsky, Beit Shalom Progressive Synagogue;
Dr Deidre Palmer, educator, counsellor, social worker and Uniting Church Moderator for South Australia.
Geoff Boyce, Oasis Coordinating Chaplain, Flinders University of South Australia.
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2012: The Doctrine of Discovery - Impact on first peoples then and now
poster Key Speaker: Prof. Robert J Miller, Eastern Shawnee of Oklahoma and Professor of Law, Eastern Oregon University, supported by
Jenni Caruso, Eastern Aranda and Lecturer in History Adelaide University,
Rev Hohaia Matthews, Maori and Congress Minister, Port Augusta, in the Uniting Church.
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2009: Politics and the Public Good
poster Key Speaker: Assoc Prof Marion Maddox (Macquarie University, Centre for Social inclusion) is joined by
Rev Dr Andrew Dutney (Associate Professor, Flinders University School of Theology)
Professor Rick Sarre (University of South Australia, School of Law and Criminology).
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2008: Values for a Sustainable Planet
poster Key Speaker: Prof. Michael S Northcott, Professor of Ethics at the University of Edinburgh, activist, and author, reflects on the current global climate crisis and the theology of Jeremiah. Michael is joined by
Prof Mike Young,
Prof Barry Brook,
Assoc Prof Sue Carthew,
John Sibly,
Lorraine Caruso,
and Lily Pearce,
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2006: Values for Living in the 21st Century
poster Key Speaker: Hugh MacKay, renowned social trends researcher in dialogue with local Adelaide panellists:
Prof Norm Habel,
Mark Nenley,
Rev Lee Levett-Olson,
Dr Deidre Palmer,
Prof Hugh Stretton,
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