If you seek God and seek Him for your own profit and bliss, then in truth you are not seeking God. (German sermon 11, trans M.OC. Walshe)

Eckhart Society Conference

September 13th -15th 2019

The 32nd ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ECKHART SOCIETY, at Hinsley Hall in Leeds.

The theme of the conference is Meister Eckhart and the Radical Reformation.

Speakers include:

Dr. Marvin Lee Anderson
Visiting Fellow, Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Hearing the Inner Word: The Eckhartian Roots of Radical Dissent and “Enthusiasm”

Dr. Michael G. Baylor
Professor Emeritus, History Department, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
The Abyss, Detachment and Dreams: Thomas Müntzer’s Reception of Medieval German Mysticism

Dr. Sarah Apetrei
Fixed Term Fellow in Ecclesiastical History, and Director of Studies in Theology, Keble College, Oxford, U.K.
The Reformation of the Heart: The Making of “Mysticism” in Seventeenth-century England

Dr. Ulrich Bubenheimer
Professor Emeritus at the University of Education Heidelberg, Philosophy and Theology Department, Heidelberg, Germany
The Appeal of German Mysticism to Religious Dissenters in Sixteenth-Century Germany: Mystical Books and the Life Stories of Their Readers

You can also download the annual conference poster.

Full Residential fee Price: £275

The fee includes an en suite single bedroom (or twin on request) in the conference centre, and all meals from Friday dinner through to Sunday lunch.

Resident spouse sharing a room: £170

Non Residential fee (includes meals) Price: £155

 

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