Nicolas of Cusa’s De Pace Fidei (On Peaceful Unity of Faith)

Prof. Paul Richard BLUM, Loyola University, Maryland (USA).
Wednesday, 2 December 2015, 19:30,
in the Raadzaal of the KUL Institute of Philosophy:
Kardinaal Mercierplein 2, 3000 Leuven.

Participants should read De Pace Fidei in advance.

Prof. Blum will lead a discussion of Cusa’s text, which was composed just after the Fall of Constantinople and which imagines a curious inter-religious dialogue taking place in the afterlife.

A translation can be found here.

This seminar was recorded and is available on YouTube.

The Tree of Life: Terrence Malick

ThetreeoflifeposterThe Tree of Life (Terrence Malick). Trailer.

With an introduction by Paul CAMACHO (Ph.D. Cand., KUL and Villanova). Dinner & snacks provided.

Malick narrates the incredible journey of an ordinary family through the vicissitudes of life, capturing their – and our – constant struggle to understand man’s place in the cosmos. Thursday, 23rd April, 19:00, Kwintenhuis (Naamsestraat 150-153).

Camacho’s article “‘What Was It You Showed Me?’ Perplexity and Forgiveness: The Tree of Life as Augustinian Confession” can be downloaded here.