A festival of theology
Loyola Institute, Trinity College Dublin, will hold a conference on theology and the university to mark the retirement of the Founding Director, Dr Cornelius Casey, and the 10-year anniversary of the Institute at Trinity College. The conference will feature a line-up of major international theologians. It takes place on 19, 20, and 21 May 2022 in the JM Synge Theatre, Arts Block, Trinity College Dublin.
Prof. Dirk Ansorge, Sankt Georgen, Frankfurt
Prof. Lieven Boeve, KU Leuven, Belgium
Prof. Serge-Thomas Bonino, Pontifical University of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Rome
Prof. Cornelius Casey, Loyola Institute, Trinity College Dublin
Prof. Michael Conway, Professor of Faith and Culture, Pontifical University, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth
Prof. Massimo Faggioli, Villanova University
Prof. Michael Kirwan, Loyola Institute, Trinity College Dublin
Prof. Josef Quitterer, University of Innsbruck
Prof. Ethna Regan, Dublin City University
Prof. Sharon Rider, Uppsala University, Sweden
Prof. Fáinche Ryan, Loyola Institute, Trinity College Dublin
Prof. Robert J. Wozniak, Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków
The Festival will open at 6pm on Thursday 19 May 2022 with a Public Lecture by the inaugural Director, Prof Cornelius Casey, entitled ‘Theology in a Conversation about Hope’. This will be followed by a drinks reception.
The Loyola Institute is situated in the School of Religion, Theology, and Peace Studies in TCD and it began its academic mission of teaching and research in theology in the Catholic Christian tradition in 2012. This year marks the tenth year of this project.