CESNUR - Centro Studi sulle Nuove Religioni diretto da Massimo Introvigne


Christian Science - Proceedings of the Antwerp Seminar

The proceedings of the Antwerp seminar on Christian Science co-organized by CESNUR have now been published as a special issue of the journal Acta Comparanda.


For orders: christiaan.vonck@vub.ac.be.

The following papers are included:

Vinai Kumar, Trustee of the FVG, Prof. em. of the Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp (ITG), Welcome speech
Chris Vonck. Rector of the Faculty, Introduction and Opening
Régis Dericquebourg, Université de Lille, CNRS, Christian Science: the first healing Church
Shirley Paulson, University of Birmingham, Christian Science and its Christian origin
Nawal Issaoui, Université Bordeaux Montaigne, Christian Sciences faith healing practice in the United States and Canada: an overview from a historical and legal perspective
Robin Harragin, Claremont Fan Court School, UK, The Impact of Christian Science on Political Women in the early 20th Century in UK.
Timothy Rider, Birkbeck University, UK, How does Christian Science Relate to Orthodox Theology?
Donald Westbrook, Claremont Graduate University (USA), Christian Science and Scientology: Ecclesiologies
Sally Lessiter, Oxford Brookes University, Architecture of the Church of the Christian Science
Massimo Introvigne, CESNUR, The Christian Scientist as Artist: From James Franklin Gilman to Joseph Cornell