A Word about the Word - DSPT Aquinas Lecture 2016

Fr. Olivier-Thomas Venard, OP, Professor of New Testament and Vice Director of the École Biblique et Archéologique Française de Jérusalem, will deliver the 2016 Aquinas Lecture at the Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology in Berkeley, California. In his presentation, “Life, Language and Christ: A Thomistic Approach,” Venard will posit that Aquinas sees a deep analogy, even a participation, between the Word and our words. The event, to be held Tuesday, February 23rd, at 7:30 pm PST (10:30 pm EST), will be available via live-streaming.

2011 Aquinas Lecture at Ave Maria University

Annual Aquinas Lecture this Friday: God the Father in the Theology of St. Thomas Aquinas

Fr. John Baptist Ku, O.P., of the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, D.C., will deliver the annual Aquinas Lecture at 12:00pm on Friday 10/28 in the Henkels Academic Building, room 1012.  The Aquinas Lecture is sponsored by the Aquinas Center for Theological Renewal of Ave Maria University.  The lecture title is “God the Father in the Theology of St. Thomas Aquinas.” The Aquinas Lecture is free of charge and open to the public.

Fr. Ku is the 2010 recipient of the Aquinas Center’s Dissertation Prize.  His dissertation, “God the Father in the Theology of St. Thomas Aquinas,” was directed by Fr. Gilles Emery, O.P., at the University of Fribourg in Switzerland.  The Aquinas Lecture is delivered each year by the recipient of the Dissertation Prize.