EVENTS

SEE LINKS BELOW TO SESSIONS FROM THE

THE FOURTH ANNUAL AQUINAS LEADERSHIP INTERNATIONAL WORLD CONGRESS

"Augustine, Aquinas, and the Apologetics of the New Reformation(s)"

 Thursday 13 July 2017 to  Sunday 16 July 2017

Immaculate Conception Seminary, Huntington, Long Island, NY

AND FROM PRIOR WORLD CONGRESS MEETINGS

 

GO TO THESE LINKS TO SEE SOME YouTube VIDEOS OF OUR 2014 AND 2015 WORLD CONGRESS SESSIONS:

● Fr. Pawel Tarasiewicz (John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland) , “The Common Sense Personalism of St. John Paul II” (2014)

● Sr. Margaret Obrovac (Daughters of St. Paul), "Transformed by Christ, Master of Uncommon Sense" (2014)

http://www.getlinkyoutube.com/watch?v=vWWbQY-pTwM

● Fulvio Di Blasi (Thomas International/Novareté): “The Good Atheist and Natural Law Theory”; and Roberta Bayer (Patrick Henry College) “James Wilson: A Defense of the Aristotelian Tradition of Natural Law” (2015)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBDk2g68QoU

●Terry Berres (Center for the Study of The Great Ideas) talks about Moritmer J. Adler, Max Weismann, and The Center for the Study of The Great Ideas (2015)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4VOFJA4owc

● Gregory Sadler (Marist College/Reason IO): “Dynamics of Anger and the Difficult Good: Implications for Organizations and Leadership” (2015)

● Curtis L. Hancock (Rockurst University): “Truth in Religion: Exclusivism, Pluralism, or Inclusivism?”; Benjamin Block (Catholic University of America): “Confirmation and the Evidentialist Objection against Christianity”; Rev. William McVey (Adler-Aquinas Institute) “Aquinas and Alcoholics Anonymous: ‘I-am-spiritual-but-not-religious’” (2015)

● Lois Eveleth (Salve Regina University): “The Lure of Pantheism”; Sebastian Mahfood (Holy Apostles College and Seminary):“Mosquito Mating Habits and the New Atheism: An Investigation of How Dawkins’ ‘Memes’ are Shaping the Conversation”; and Robert Delfino (St. John’s University): “The Failure of New Atheism Morality” (2015)

● Richard Fafara (Adler-Aquinas Institute): “Is Philosophical Atheism Possible?”; Fr. Ronald Hurl (Catholic University of America): “God and Philosophy as a Way of Life for Etienne Gilson”; and Stacy Trasancos (Holy Apostles College and Seminary): “What did Stanley Jaki mean when he claimed Science was Born of Christianity?: How to Tell the Story and Why Telling it Matters” (2015)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09LBE2NRjIE

● Fr. Pawel Tarasiewicz (Adler-Aquinas Institute/ International Étienne Gilson Society):”State vs. God: On Atheistic Implications of European Statism”; and Fr. Tomasz Kopiczko (Elk Seminary-Warmia and Mazury University, Poland): “Analyzing the ineffectiveness of Catechesis in Poland” (2015)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuTS86iIF9Y

● Fr. Pawel Tarasiewicz (Adler-Aquinas Institute/International Étienne Gilson Soceity):“St. John Paul II: Apostle of the New Evangelization”; and Sr. Margaret Obrovac (Daughters of St. Paul): “Crossing The Threshold of Hope into the Media Culture” (2015)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6hpyN4yfKQ

GO TO THESE LINKS TO SEE SOME YouTube VIDEOS OF OUR 2016 WORLD CONGRESS SESSIONS:

● Terry Berres (Center for the Study of The Great Ideas) reflects on Mortimer J. Adler and Adler's work on "War and Peace" 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8jKdt2pFMM

● Roberta Bayer (Patrick Henry College), “Seeking a Reasonable Foundation for Peace”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Mo9Mk-DhKo

● Lois Eveleth (Salve Regina University): “Professional Responsibility and Conflicts of Interest”; and

● Fr. Tomasz Kopiczko (Elk Seminary-Warmia and Mazury University, Poland), The Apostolic Activity of a Leader in the Church”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUs9aqNek1w

● Mariana Barillas (Author/Freelance Reporter): “Some Critical Thoughts about the Scientific Pedagogy of Critical Thinking”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMd3tKR-ILo

● Peter A. Redpath (Aquinas School of Leadership), “Why Nothing Short of the Moral Psychology of Estimative Intelligence can Hope to Educate Present and Future Leaders to Promote Global Peace”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7n3oyHcTiGk

● Rev. William McVey (Adler-Aquinas Institute), “On the Nature of Estimative Intelligence and the Essential Role it Plays in Moral and Leadership Education”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOQ_84egn8s

● Heather Erb (The Great Books Academy/Angelicum Academy): “Aquinas’s Mystical Theology as the ‘Business of all Businesses’”©; and Robert Delfino (St. John’s University), "Theology for Nones: Helping People find God in a Secular Age"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0qJ-3hHGiU

● Fr. Pawel Tarasiwicz (Adler-Aquinas Institute): “Witness and Contemplation”; Rev. A. William McVey  (Adler-Aquinas Institute): “Why the Contemporary World Sorely needs Ragamuffin Scholastic Contemplatives”;  Patrick S.J. Carmack  (Adler-Aquinas Institute): “The Diminished State of Theological Education and Remedies Proposed.”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXfi3hrXEOM

● Peter A. Redpath (Aquinas School of Leadership): “How the Organizational and Behavioristic Psychology of St. Thomas Aquinas can Help Educate Present and Future Leaders to become Grand Masters of Competition and Living in our Intensely-Competitive Digital Age”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vIqmB0z70zY

GO TO THIS LINK TO DOWNLOAD THE ENTIRE CONFERENCE PROGRAM AND SELECTED MP3 FILES OF 2016 WORLD CONGRESS TALKS: https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=pl&u=http://www.gilsonsociety.pl/&prev=search

GO TO THESE LINKS TO SEE SOME YouTube VIDEOS OF OUR 2017 WORLD CONGRESS SESSIONS:

● ALI Welcome and Remembering Max Weismann:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riPIDnFRl5Q

● ALI Session 1: Philosophy's Past, Present, and Future:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOd-2sxscgs

● ALI Session 2: Philosophy, Apologetics, Faith and Religion:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4M34FegL5gY

*ALI Session 3: Apologetics and Discernment:
This video was requested to be made private

● ALI Session 4: A Tribute to Our Colleague Michael Mangini:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DASrNXWVzzg

● ALI Session 5: Catholic Cave Panel Interview about ALI:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sF9UmqIqlZw
 
● ALI Session 6: Augustine, Aquinas; Sheed as Apologists & Reformers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1xcyfd6sZU

*ALI Session 7: From Metaphysical Participation to Temperate Action & Achievement:
Half of this video was requested to be made private, here is the other half:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJ8O47Lc-iA

● ALI Session 8: C.S. Lewis & John Senior as Apologists & Reformers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CiwsyvrJ5mw
 
● ALI Session 9: Apologetics of Rene Girard, Romano Guardini; Rod Dreher:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHn-tj97KCQ

● ALI Session 10: Guardini: From Mysticism & Apologetics to Pope Francis & Technocratic Paradigms:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvbplC7AlZs

● ALI Session 11: Tribute to Michael Novak, Mortimer Adler; Etienne Gilson as Colleagues & Reformers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2dQ0GLp6tWo

● ALI Session 12: Remembering John Deely as Colleague & Philosophical Reformer:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8iw9sVlYZ8

● ALI Session 13: Charles Sanders Peirce & Thomas Sebeok as Philosophical Reformers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UA4OZZhvc3M

OTHER EVENT UPDATES:

The École Pratique des Hautes Études Celebrates Gilson as Part of its 150th Anniversary Celebration in 2018

The École Pratique des Hautes Études in Paris is pleased to announce that it will include a series of events related to the work of Étienne Gilson as part of the celebration of the school's founding in 1868. For more information about the celebration, see:

https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?tab=wm#inbox/158745035515ad82?projector=1

or contact Coordinateur de l’événement Michel Cacouros, Maître de conférences Habilité, Sciences Historiques et Philologiques at:

michel.cacouros@ephe.sorbonne.fr

● Listen to The Catholic Cave Radio Podcasts

On 07 December 2016, Dr. Peter Redpath gave another interview with Marc Tuttle and Tim O’Donnell on the Catholic Cave Radio Podcast. The interview concerned the second volume of A Not-So-Elementary Christian Metaphysics and some related topics. The link is immediately blow:

You might also find these prior broadcasts of interest:

http://podcast.catholicradioindy.org/e/the-catholic-cave-with-marc-tuttle-and-tim-o%E2%80%99donnell-%E2%80%93-special-guest-dr-peter-redpath-10-17-15/?token=eb846ee170872e62b13aa9ff6cde14e4

http://podcast.catholicradioindy.org/e/the-catholic-cave-with-marc-tuttle-and-tim-o%E2%80%99donnell-special-guest-dr-peter-redpath/

Center, Washington, DC

See the following link for upcoming and prior events at The Catholic Information Center in DC:

http://www.cicdc.org/events/

● The Telos-Paul Piccone Institute 2017 Annual Conference

In collaboration with Deutsches Haus at New York University, and organized by Joseph Bendersky, Virginia Commonwealth University, The Telos-Paul Piccone Institute will hold its next annual conference from 14 to 15 January on the topic: "Asymmetrical Warfare: The Centrality of the Political to the Strategic"

Dr. Steven Metz will deliver the keynote address “Future Conflict and the Conceptual Prison of Asymmetry.” Dr. Metz is Research Professor and Director of Research at the U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute. He previously served on the faculty at the Air War College and the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. Among his monographs are Iraq and the Evolution of American Strategy and Defining War for the 21st Century. His numerous articles have appeared in the Washington QuarterlyThe National Interest, and Defense Studies.

For Conference information, go to: http://telosinstitute.net/conference2017/

● Aquinas and "the Arabs"

For information about Richard Taylor's "Aquinas and the 'Arabs'" International Working Group and upcoming conferences and seminars hosted by this organization, see:

http://academic.mu.edu/taylorr/Aquinas_and_the_Arabs/Aquinas_%26_the_Arabs.html

John Paul II Forum for the Church in the Modern World

Please check out our colleague John P. Hittinger’s yeoman’s work at the University of St. Thomas in Houston:

http://jp2forum.org/welcome-mission

● Thomisitc Institute, Washington, DC, Upcoming Events around the East Coast

Recently, Fr. Thomas Joseph Whilte, OP, has been helping to organize many events in different locations of the Northeast that should be of interest to our colleagues. Check them out at:

http://www.thomisticinstitute.org/upcoming-events/

IF YOU HAVE INFORMATION YOU WOULD LIKE INCLUDED ON THIS SITE, PLEASE CONTACT US AT:

peterredpath@aquinasschoolofleadership.com