June 6-7 Conference, “The Catholic Church in China from 1900 to the Present,” Hong Kong

May 27, 2013 7:00 amtoJune 7, 2013 9:00 pm

The LEWI International Conference on “The Catholic Church in China from 1900 to the Present”, will be held June 6-7, 2013 in Hong Kong.

CONFERENCE THEMES:

- Modern and contemporary events and personalities;
- Cross-cultural, intercultural, and transcultural case studies;
- The role of women in the Chinese Catholic Church;
- Bible translations;
- Sino-Vatican relations;
- Foreign Catholic missionary groups in Chinese society;
- Regional, provincial, and local case studies;
- Comparisons between Chinese church communities on the mainland, in Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan;
- Dialogue between the Catholic Church and other Protestant Churches;
- Dialogue between Catholicism and other religions in Chinese society;
- The impact of Vatican II on the Chinese Catholic Church;
- The development of theology;
- The contemporary establishment of the Catholic Church on the mainland; and
- The prospects of the Chinese Catholic Church

 

REGISTRATION:

Registration fee: US$250 or HK$1,940;
Special rate for graduate students: US$150 or HK$1,160

Late and onsite registration: US$300 or HK$2,330;
Special rate for graduate students: US$200 or HK$1,550Two luncheons and one banquet are included. Deadline for Registration: December 1, 2012

ACCOMMODATION: NTT, HKBU

WEBSITE: Please refer to the following website:

http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/~lewi/church/index.html

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