The Pontificate of Benedict XVI: Its Premises and Promises — Day 2: Harding MEYER, Geoffrey WAINWRIGHT, Cheryl Bridges JOHNS, Joseph SMALL, Metropolitan Maximos (Agiorgousis)
The Centro Pro Unione
cordially invites you to
The Pontificate of Benedict XVI: Its Premises and Promises
An Ecumenical Conference in English at the Centro Pro Unione
Few persons of the theological stature of Joseph Ratzinger have been elected Pope. His pontificate will be extremely influential for the Catholic Church and the world. But the question is in what ways.
A group of Anglican, Lutheran, Methodist, Orthodox, Pentecostal, Reformed, and Roman Catholic ecumenical theologians have examined the question of how the life experiences and theological reflections of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger influencing the pontificate of Benedict XVI.
Their conclusions will appear in a volume entitled The Pontificate of Benedict XVI: Its Premises and Promises. Most of the contributors to this volume will be present at the conference to present their views on this question and to enter into discussion with the conference participants.
April 19 – 21, 2009
Monday, April 20, 2009 – 9:30 to 12:30 PM
Pope Benedict XVI, as Theologian, Philosopher of Religion, and Ecumenist
Former Director and Professor Institute for Ecumenical Research – Strasbourg, France
The Sting of Death: The Unavoidable Question and Response of Faith
Robert Earl Cushman Professor of Christian Theology,The Divinity School
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Of Like Passion : A Pentecostal Appreciation of Benedict XVI
Cheryl Bridges Johns
Professor of Discipleship and Christian Formation, Church of God Theological Seminary, Cleveland, Tennessee
Monday, April 20, 2009 – 3:30 to 6:30 PM
The Professor, the Prefect, and the Pope — Joseph Ratzinger: A Reformed Appreciation
Director of the Office of Theology and Worship, Presbyterian Church (USA) – Louisville, Kentucky
Will the Ecclesiology of Cardinal Ratzinger Influence the Pontificate of Pope Benedict XVI?
Metropolitan Maximos (Agiorgousis)
Metropolitan of Pittsburgh
At the Centro Pro Unione, Via Santa Maria dell’Anima 30, 1st floor
- Timezone: America/New_York
- Date: 20 Apr 2009
- Time: 3:30 am - 12:30 pm