Society of Christian Philosophers
Call For Papers

The Society of Christian Philosophers and the Department of Philosophy at HBU invites papers addressing the models of the soul in the church for our upcoming Philosophy Conference. We welcome papers that deal with ecclesiology, anthropology,  Reformation theology, metaphysics and epistemology. In addition, we will happily consider papers on any philosophical topic. The Department of Philosophy at HBU encourages papers from both analytic and continental traditions.

All full members and student members of SCP are invited to submit paper proposals on this year’s theme. We also welcome non-members and non-Christian scholars.

Quality papers on topics not directly related to the theme are also welcome.

In an effort to support excellence in undergraduate philosophy education, some sessions have been reserved for undergraduate paper submissions.

Undergraduate students are encouraged to apply by sending a completed paper  (see Paper Proposals below). We are happy to announce that a stipend of $250 will be available for the best undergraduate paper submitted. Please indicate in your submission that you would like to be considered for this award. HBU students are not eligible.

Graduate students are also encouraged to apply. A stipend of $500 will be available for the best graduate submission. HBU students are not eligible.



Paper Proposals:

Title, abstract (300 words), name, institutional affiliation and the presenter’s membership status. The presenter has 30 minutes to present and 10 minutes for Q/A.

All paper proposals should be submitted to

The submission deadline was August 15, 2017.


For any questions or further information, please contact us.