Two new Research Fellows have recently been appointed.
The Director spoke at a conference held at Pusey House, Oxford, from 29 June to 1 July, 2016, on the theme “A Transforming Vision: Knowing and Loving the Triune God.” He delivered a paper entitled “Humanity Created for Communion with the Trinity in Aquinas”. The collected papers will be published by SCM Press in January 2018 under the title A Transforming Vision (ed. George Westhaver).
The Director attended the Dominican Seminar at Hinsley Hall, Leeds, from 6 to 8 Jan. 2017. This is an annual gathering of Dominican Friars and Sisters, and members of the Dominican Secular Institute and of the Lay Dominican Fraternities. He delivered a paper on “St Thomas Aquinas on Mercy.” A version of the paper will appear in Politics and Poetics.
The Director introduced and chaired a conference held at St Dominic’s Priory, Southampton Road, London, on 25th March, entitled “He Gives Himself as Friend and Food, as Ransom and Reward: St Thomas as a Guide to the Rosary Mysteries.”