Andrews Autumn Conference on Religion and Science


The annual Andrews Autumn Conference on Religion and Science is a function of the Midwest Religion and Science Society. Those organizing and presenting at the conference represent a variety of faith backgrounds including Seventh-day Adventist, Anabaptist, Church of the Brethren, and Catholic. The forum takes place in the Science Complex on a Saturday in October. The  2020 conference has been rescheduled to October 29-39, 2021. 

Previous speakers include Andrews professors Karl Bailey, Ante Jeroncic, Gary Burdick and Martin Hanna, as well as Richard Rice (Loma Linda University), Carl Helrich and Paul Keim (Goshen College), Greg Boyd (Woodland Hills Church), Darrell Falk (Point Loma University), Todd Wood (Core Academy of Science), Michael Gulker (The Colossian Forum), Earl Kumfer (St. Francis University), and Steve Harnish (Bluffton University).


The 2019 conference (Nov 1-2) will feature Karl Bailey, Gary Burdick, Daniel Gonzalez-Socoloske, Russell Haitch, Martin Hanna, Earl Kumfer, Oystein LaBianca, John Peckham, and Rahel Wells. The theme is "Science & Theology Dialogue: Finding Common Ground." Learn more on Digital Commons. Contact Person: Gary Burdick,


For previous years, please see the archive on Digital Commons.