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Celebrating Nostra Aetate - International Conference

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Celebrating Nostra Aetate - International Conference

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Event date: Thursday 5th November, 10:30am to Saturday 7th November, 4:30pm

Location: Heythrop College, University of London, Kensington Square, W8 5HN

10.30AM -4.30PM
EXCEPT FRIDAY, WHEN 9.45AM – 4.30PM (1.30PM FOR THOSE LEAVING FOR SHABBAT)

This 3-day international conference will focus on achievements and challenges in the Church’s relations with non-Christian religions in the fifty years since the Second Vatican Council.

Heythrop College and the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales

A DRAFT programme may be downloaded here (.pdf)

Speakers include:

Cardinal Walter Kasper, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews
Archbishop Michael Fitzgerald, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and former Papal Nuncio to the Arab League
Archbishop Kevin McDonald, Chairman of the Committee for Catholic Jewish Relations and Office for Interreligious Relations, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Professor Gavin D’Costa, University of Bristol
Professor Sajjad Rizvi, University of Exeter
Professor Raymond Cohen, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Professor David Neuhaus SJ, Vicar for Hebrew Speaking Catholics, Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem
Professor Janne Haaland Matlary, University of Oslo
Fr Jean Jacques Pérennès OP, former Director of the Dominican Institute for Oriental Studies, Cairo (IDEO)  
Dr Martin Ganeri OP, Dr Damian Howard SJ and Anthony O’Mahony, Heythrop College, University of London

 

Registration:  £25 per day, including refreshments and lunch

Contact Name: Campus Services
Contact Email: campus-services@heythrop.ac.uk
Contact Telephone: 020 7795 4194