Kevin Timpe is the William H. Jellema Chair in Christian Philosophy at Calvin College. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Saint Louis University in 2004. His primary research interests range across the metaphysics of free will, philosophy of disability, virtue theory, and philosophical theology. He has published nine books, including Disability and Inclusive Community (Calvin Press, 2018), the Routledge Companion to Free Will (Routledge, 2017), Virtues and their Vices (Oxford University Press, 2014), and Free Will in Philosophical Theology (Bloomsbury, 2013). In addition, he’s published over 50 journal articles and book chapters.
Last year, I travelled to Oklahoma to record a few short videos for Know My Faith. Each is only about 10 minutes. "Disability and Human Dependence" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfKkq3lpDSk#action=share "The Church, Belonging, and Shalom" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFaueEjqw14#action=share
Kevin TimpeJanuary 7, 2020
Today, I want to talk about how our culture and communities—and specifically the Christian community known as the Church—are problematic with respect to how we treat disabled people. Just as the Church is sometimes unwelcoming of people that are different than us in other ways,…
Kevin TimpeOctober 3, 2019