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CHURCH AND MAGISTERIUM - HIRS conference

CHURCH AND MAGISTERIUM: AT THE CROSSROADS OF A POST-CHRISTIAN SOCIETY

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Location: Heythrop College

A conference organised jointly between Heythrop College and Tilburg University.

 

 

Programme

10:00             Registration, coffee

10:15-10.20    Welcome & Introduction of conference theme

10:20-11:00    Session 1: Faith in a Secular Age – the overall project, Dr Tony Carroll

11:05-11.45    Session 2: A Catholic Minority Church in a World of Seekers: a Sociological View, Prof Staf Hellemans

11.50-12.30    Session 3: Authority without Sovereignty, Dr Roger Mitchell

12.30-13.15    Lunch

13.15-13.30    BOOK LAUNCH: Towards a Kenotic Vision of Authority in the Catholic Church and A Catholic Minority Church in a World of Seekers

13.30-14.10    Session 4: A Catholic Minority Church in a World of Seekers: A Philosophico-Theological Perspective, Prof Peter Jonkers

14.15-14.55    Session 5: Who are the Experts? The dynamics of authoritative knowhow in church and society, Dr Louis Caruana SJ

15.00-15.20    Tea

15.20-16.00    Session 6: Speaking with Authority: the Contemporary Challenge, Dr Jim Sweeney

16.00             Concluding Plenary Discussion

16.30             Ends

 

Conference fee: £30; students and unwaged: £15

Contact Name: Laura Watson
Contact Email: l.watson@heythrop.ac.uk
Contact Telephone: 020 7795 4132