The Significance of Human Persons
and the Image of God

When: January 27-29, 2022 


Where: Palm Beach Atlantic University 

West Palm Beach, Florida

Keynote Speaker:

Dr. Robert Garcia, Baylor University

“No Ordinary People: C.S. Lewis on the Uniqueness of Persons”

“Tropes and Divine Sustenance: Towards Consolidation”

Including a panel discussion with Laura W. Ekstrom on her book "God, Suffering, and the Value of Free Will"

Meet the Panel Members:

Leigh Vicens

Tom Senor

Simon Kittle

Tim O’ Connor

We welcome and encourage papers on any philosophical topic. We especially welcome submissions that fall under the broad theme of the conference, including but not limited to:

Complete papers (3,000 words, maximum) on any topic of philosophical interest will be considered. We welcome submissions from both Christians and non-Christians as presenters, commentators, and participants. All submissions should be prepared for blind review and saved as either a Word or PDF file. In your submission email, please use the subject heading “SCP PBA Submission.” Please indicate if you are willing to serve as a commentator or chair should your paper not be accepted for presentation. 

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We also encourage submissions for panel discussions, which are not limited to the conference theme. 

NOTE: There is a $500 award for the best graduate student paper

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: October 15th 2021

Please send submissions, requests to chair or comment, and any questions you may have to: Brandon Rickabaugh at

Register Here

*Registration includes a Thursday night dinner banquet. The conference will begin at 4 PM on Thursday January 27th and end by noon on Saturday January 29th.

*Registration Price = $30