Lectures

2010 Public Lectures

Vatican II Series

Date Theme Speakers
13/01/2010 The Salvific View of Vatican II Rev. Dr. WONG Kam Man, Simon
(Guest Professor, Holy Spirit Seminary College of Theology and Philosophy)
21/01/2010 Interreligious Dialogue in Hong Kong Rev. Dr. CHAU King Fun
(Professor, Holy Spirit Seminary College)
28/01/2010 New Challenges of Lay Ministry Dr. YEUNG Yuk Lin, Victoria
(Part-time Professor, Holy Spirit Seminary College of Theology and Philosophy)
03/02/2010 Gaudium et Spes Cardinal Joseph ZEN Ze-Kiun, SDB
10/02/2010 Ecological Crisis & the Church’s Universality Rev. CHANG Sang Loi, Anthony
(Chairman of Catholic Messengers of Green Consciousness)

 

Ecumenical Series

Date Theme Speakers
24/03/2010 The Spirituality of Unity of the Focolare Movement: Dialogue of Life with Christians Members of the Focolare Movement
31/03/2010 Music for people of God: Orthodox sacred music through centuries Archimandrite Dr. Cyril HOVORUN
(Deputy Chairman of the Committee for Education of the Russian Orthodox Church)
14/04/2010 泰澤與合一 The Revd. LAM Chun Wai
(Vicar, The Church of St. John the Baptist)
21/04/2010 Christian Ecumenism and the Christian Studies in Contemporary China Prof. LAI Pan Chiu
(Professor, Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies, CUHK)

 

Monday Evening Talks

Date Theme Speakers
26/04/2010 Christians in the Himalayas ─ From the 17th Century to the Present Dr. John WHELPTON
03/05/2010 Reflections on the Jesuit Mission to China Prof. Kenneth WINSTON
(Lecturer in Ethics, Faculty Chair, Singapore Program, Harvard Kennedy School)
10/05/2010 Pilgrims and Tourists ─ Sacred and Secular Travel Rev. Dr. Sean DWAN
17/05/2010 The Turin Shroud, a modern icon William MEACHAM
(Honorary Research Fellow, Centre of Asian Studies, Hong Kong Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences, HKU)

 

Dhammapada

Date Theme Speakers
14/07/2010 A Christian Reflection on the Dhammapada Rev. Dr. Leo LEFEBURE
(Professor of Theology, Georgetown University)

 

Thursday Evening Talks

Date Theme Speakers
30/09/2010 Catholic Church buildings and their caretaking in Hong Kong and Japan Prof. Ayako FUKUSHIMA-ORYU
(Assistant Professor, Environment and Heritage Design Program, Faculty of Design, Kyushu University; Honorary Research Associate, Centre for Catholic Studies, CRS, CUHK)
21/10/2010 The Chinese Life of Matteo Ricci written by Giulio Aleni (1630) Rev. Dr. Gianni CRIVELLER
(Professor, Holy Spirit Seminary College of Theology and Philosophy; Honorary Research Associate, Centre for Catholic Studies, CRS, CUHK)
04/11/2010 Will to Power: Nihilistic tendencies in Reproductive Technology Rev. Dr. Joseph THAM, LC MD PhD