St John of the Cross 21st - 23rd June 2021
Updated: Jul 10, 2021
We are now preparing the papers from our successful conference last month for publication - watch this blog for more details as they become available. In the meantime here is a link to the talks for you to enjoy. Just cut and paste the link below into your search engine.
John of the Cross: Carmel, Desire and Transformation
St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London and Online
21st – 23rd June 2021
This international conference will examine the life and teaching of St John of the Cross focussing on three key aspects: desire, transformation and Carmel. Leading academics in the field will discuss the importance of John from historical, theological, philosophical, pastoral, ecumenical, psychological and aesthetic perspectives. There will also be opportunity for wider involvement from participants in short papers around the wider themes of desire, transformation and Carmel.
Confirmed speakers include:
Shelagh Banks, Christof Betschart, Christopher Cook, Sam Hole, Tessa Holland, Edward Howells, Iain Matthew, Bernard McGinn, Mark Murphy, Louise Nelstrop, Terence O’Reilly, Steven Payne, David Perrin, Simon Podmore, Ronald Rolheiser and Colin Thompson