Dr Ignacio Silva

Harris Manchester College
Phone: 01865 274549
Email: ignacio.silva@theology.ox.ac.uk

Research Interests:

Thomas Aquinas, philosophy of religion (in particular issues regarding divine action), science and religion.


“Thomas Aquinas Holds Fast: Objections to Aquinas within Today’s Debate on Divine Action”, The Heythrop Journal 54:4 (July, 2013), 658-667.

“John Polkinghorne on Divine Action: a Coherent Theological Evolution”, Science and Christian Belief 24:1 (April, 2012) 19-30 (with a response by John Polkinghorne).

“Werner Heisenberg and Thomas Aquinas on Natural Indeterminism”, New Blackfriars (forthcoming, Fall 2013).

“Revisiting Aquinas on Providence and Rising to the Challenge of Divine Action in Nature”, The Journal of Religion (forthcoming, July 2014).

“God as a natural cause: John Polkinghorne and the NIODA Project”, at http://www2.lse.ac.uk/CPNSS/projects/orderProject/Publications.aspx The Order Project (LSE-CPNSS), Discussion Papers, 2010.

Website: https://oxford.academia.edu/IgnacioSilva

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