Overview of Conference Schedule

The Peace Churches and the Great War: A Centennial Reflection

 

Thursday, May 31, 2018

11:00 am Registration begins
1:30 pm Conference opens / Welcome
1:45 pm PLENARY SPEECH
  “Conscience, Scripture and Patriotism: Reflections on the Peace Churches in the Great War,” by William Kostlevy
3:15 pm Paper presentations
5:00 pm Supper
6:30 pm INTERVIEW
  “A First Class Fighting Man,” an interview with Barbara Royer by Jeff Bach

 

Friday, June 1, 2018

8:30 am Paper presentations
10:30 am PLENARY SPEECH
  “Mennonites and the Great War,” by Perry Bush
11:45 am Lunch
1:15 pm Paper presentations
3:30 pm Speech by Carl Strikwerda; viewing of Voices of Conscience exhibit
5:00 pm Supper
6:30 pm SUMMARY COMMENTS
  “Reflections on the Great War and the Future of Peacemaking,” by Jeff Bach
7:00 pm PRESENTATION
  “On the Front Line of Conscience: An Account of Four Hutterites Imprisoned at Alcatraz,” by Duane Stoltzfus and Dora Maendel
  Conference closes