Call for Proposals

72nd Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society

Nov 17 - 19, 2020, Providence, RI

Theme: “Christianity and Islam”

The time has arrived for paper proposals to be submitted for the 72nd Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society. All full members of ETS and student members currently enrolled in research doctoral programs are invited to submit paper proposals on this year’s theme, “Christianity and Islam.” As always, quality papers on topics not related to the theme are also welcome. Several sections have posted specific themes for their open sessions. To view the section themes, please see the section announcements by clicking here.

Please submit your paper proposal via the ETS website. Go to and follow the directions for submission. You will be asked to fill out a paper proposal form and furnish an abstract of the paper. An acceptable paper is one that can be delivered in 25-30 minutes, with 5-10 minutes for discussion.

The proposal period will open on Monday, March 2, 2020. The submission deadline for proposals will be Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at 5:00pm (Pacific).

Please contact the ETS staff ( with any questions about the Annual Meeting. Thank you for being a part of the Evangelical Theological Society. Our theme is both important
and timely. I look forward to the meeting in Rhode Island, and I hope to see you there.

R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

ETS Program Chair

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary