Sapientia Day: The Heart of Revelation, A Dominican Perspective

Sapientia Day: The Heart of Revelation, A Dominican Perspective

Spaientia Day, a theological conference on the occasion of the 800th Jubilee Year of the Order of Preachers will come up on the 19th of November 2016 at the Sapientia College of Theology, Budapest, V., Piarista koz 1.

The theme of the Conference will be, ”The Heart of Reveleation: A Dominican Perspective”. There will be simultaneous translation between French and English.

10.00-10.15. Official opening – Jakab Várnai OFM (Rector, Sapientia College of Theology)

10.15-11.00. Fr. Benoît-Dominique de la Soujeole, OP (Province of Toulouse, Professor of Systematic Theology, University of Fribourg, Albertinum, Fribourg, Switzerland.)

                 La vérité de la foi chrétienne: la défense et la communication de la vérité. (The truth of Christian faith: Communication and Apologetics)

11.00-11.15. Pause

11.15-12.00. Fr. Vivian Boland OP (Irish Province, Socius of the Master, Psychologist, Theologian, Santa Sabina, Rome.

                 The Truth of God and the truths of creatures

12.00-12.15. Questions to both lecturers

12.15.-13.15. Lunch

13.15-14.00. Fr. Eric Salobir OP (French Province, General Promoter of the Order of Preachers for Social Communication, Vatican Media Committee, Street Photographer)

                 Dieu, Vérité, Média (God, Truth, Media)

14.00-14.45. Fr. Simon Francis Gaine OP (Regent of Studies of the English Province, Professor of Theology at Blackfriars Oxford)

                 How could the earthly Jesus have taught divine truth?

14.45-15.00. Pause

15.00-15.45. Lúcia Petres OP  (Professor of Philosophy, Sapientia College of Theology, Budapest)

                 Truth and philosophy: echoes of wisdom

15.45-16.30. Questions to the lecturers, and podium discussion

16.30. Conclusion – Hedvig Deák OP (Prioress General)


(24 October 2016)