The North American Paul Tillich Society

The North American Paul Tillich Society is dedicated to the study of the thought of Paul Tillich (1886-1965) and the application of his works to other areas of human knowledge.

Highlights of the Fall 2015 Bulletin

  • • NAPTS Annual Meeting, 20–21 November 2015: Program and Information
  • • AAR Group: “Tillich: Religion, Theology and Culture” Annual Meeting, 21–23 November 2015, including “Tillich’s Theological Legacies—Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Tillich’s Death”
  • • Architecture, Culture and Spirituality Symposium, New Harmony, Indiana
  • • Paul Tillich (1886–1965), “Philosophy, Mystery, Love”
    Symposium: Theology and Religious Studies, University of Glasgow
  • • “To Be On Your Own: Paul Tillich im Exil.”
    Internationaler Kongress der DPTG e.V. anlässlich des 50. Todestages von Paul Tillich
    (Theologische Fakultät de Humboldt Universatät zu Berlin, 22–25 Oktober 2015)
  • • Celebration of Tillich’s Interment, New Harmony, Indiana
  • • New Publications on Tillich
  • • Correlatio (Portuegese)
  • • Owen C. Thomas, R. I. P.
  • • Duane Olson, “Tillich and John Muir’s Wildness Mysticism”
  • • Frederick J. Parrella, “Does Life Imitate Art or Art Life? The Ambiguities in Paul Tillich’s Theology and in His Personal Life”

The 2015 Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the North American Paul Tillich Society will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, November 20th and 21st, 2015. The meeting will be held in conjunction with the American Academy of Religion, November 21st to 24th. See details here.

William Crout obituary — Boston Globe

The Society notes the passing of William Crout, Founder of the Paul Tillich Lectures at Harvard University, on February 11, 2015. Click here to see the Boston Globe obituary. Bill delivered a stirring address to banquet attendees at the 2006 Annual Meeting of the North American Paul Tillich Society held in Washington, D.C. An expanded development of that address can be found in the Summer 2007 Bulletin.

Events of Interest