Antje Jackelén online talk Dec. 9, ‘Technology, Theology and Spirituality in the Digital Age’

November 30, 2020

Antje Jackelén, Archbishop of the Church of Sweden, will give an online talk, “Technology, Theology and Spirituality in the Digital Age,” Dec. 9, noon U.S. Central time. Jackelén was director of the Zygon Center for Religion and Science at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (LSTC), 2003-2007 has also been president of the European Society for the Study of Science and Theology (ESSSAT). This talk is hosted by the Center for Advanced Studies in Religion and Science (CASIRAS) and LSTC. Register to receive the Zoom link by completing this form. The link will be sent the morning of Dec. 9.

Jackelén was associate professor of systematic theology/religion and science at LSTC from 2001 until she became bishop of Lund, Sweden, in 2007. Her research interests include the dialogue between science and theology, the role of religion in society and Trinitarian theology. She has received honorary doctorates from the University of Greifswald, LSTC and Virginia Theological Seminary. Her most recent books are Tillsammans i hoppet (‘Together in hope’) (2016), God is Greater: Theology for the World (2020) and Otålig i hoppet (‘Impatient in hope – theological reflections in the time of the pandemic’) (2020).

Her international engagements include the office of Nordic Vice President of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and member of the LWF Council.


CASIRAS is a supporting organization for the Zygon Center for Religion and Science in partnership with LSTC. It also supports Zygon: Journal of Religion and Science in partnership with the Institute on Religion in an Age of Science and the International Society for Science and Religion. To learn more about CASIRAS visit www.casiras.org.


David Glover

Administrative Assistant, CASIRAS


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