Thomas Instituut te Utrecht (Tilburg University)


Call for Papers: Towards a Biblical Thomism (Poland)

The faculty of theology at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, is organizing an international conference April 20-22, 2015 on the biblical exegesis of Thomas Aquinas, entitled "Towards a biblical Thomism. The biblical exegesis of Thomas Aquinas and its contemporary relevance". The keynote speakers include Timothy Bellamah O.P., Enrique Alarcon, Lluis Clavell, Henk Schoot and others.

Check out their call for papers here:
Proposals should be send to Prof. Piotr Roszak ( before January 31, 2015.

Colloquium Pontifical University of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Rome

The Angelicum will host a colloquium on the theme of "Recovering Causality. Historical Sources and Systematic Challenges from a Thomistic Perspective." It will be staged on June 24-26, 2014. For more information:

Amazing conference on Faith, Hope and Love

During four days in December 2013, more than fifty scholars from all over the world gathered in Utrecht, to attend a conference on the theological virtues of Faith, Hope and Love. The subtitle of the conference was: Thomas Aquinas on living by the theological virtues. It was the fourth international conference hosted by the Thomas Instituut te Utrecht (Tilburg University). Most of those present contributed in some way or other to the conference, either by giving a (short) lecture or by presenting a paper; many of those present engaged in the discussions and debates that the presentations gave rise to. Key note lecturers were Eleonore Stump, Paul Waddell, Paul van Tongeren, Michael Sherwin o.p. and Bruno Niederbacher s.j.
Participants praised the conference for its substantial nature, coherence, good atmosphere and organization.