Celebrating Nostra Aetate

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An international conference to celebrate 50 years of Nostra Aetate will be held at Heythrop College, University of London from 5 – 7 November 2015.

It will gather together top speakers from across the world to explore the achievements and challenges in the Church’s relations with Jews and those of other religions in the fifty years since the Second Vatican Council.

Speakers include:

  • Cardinal Walter Kasper, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews 

  • Archbishop Michael Fitzgerald, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and former Papal Nuncio to the Arab League 

  • Archbishop Kevin McDonald, Chairman of the Committee for Catholic Jewish Relations and Office for Interreligious Relations, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales 

  • Professor Gavin D’Costa, University of Bristol 

  • Professor Sajjad Rizvi, University of Exeter 

  • Professor Raymond Cohen, Hebrew University of Jerusalem 

  • Professor David Neuhaus SJ, Vicar for Hebrew Speaking Catholics, Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem 

  • Professor Janne Haaland Matlary, University of Oslo 

  • Fr Jean Jacques Pérennès OP, former Director of the Dominican Institute for Oriental Studies, Cairo (IDEO)   

  • Dr Martin Ganeri OP, Dr Damian Howard SJ and Anthony O’Mahony, Heythrop College, University of London


£25 per day, including refreshments and lunch
To register or for further details, please contact:
Campus Services, Heythrop College, Kensington Square, W8 5HN
E campus-services@heythrop.ac.uk
q 020 7795 4194
a www.heythrop.ac.uk/nostraaetate