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LEST XI - Leuven Encounters in Systematic Theology

Ecclesia semper reformanda:
Renewal and Reform Beyond Polemics

Adapted version of Hans Schwyzer, Effigies praecipuorum, illustrium, atque praestantium aliquot theologorum (1650; Zentralbibliothek Zürich)

The XIth International LEST conference - Leuven, 11-14 October 2017

Conference Updates

  • The deadline for the submission of paper proposals is set for March 15, 2017.
  • The first LEST XI Newsletter is now available for download.
  • Presentation Abstracts for all keynote speakers are now online.


Key-note speakers:

  • Andreas Beck (Evangelical Theological Faculty Leuven)
  • Theodor Dieter (Institute for Ecumenical Research, Strasbourg)
  • Wim François (KU Leuven)
  • Deenabandhu Manchala (United Church of Christ & Disciples of Christ)
  • Annemarie Mayer (KU Leuven)
  • Charlotte Methuen (University of Glasgow)
  • Kenneth Mtata (Zimbabwe Council of Churches)
  • Karen Kilby (Durham University)
  • Violet Soen (KU Leuven)
  • Mirjam van Veen (VU University Amsterdam)
  • Lee Palmer Wandel (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • Susan Wood (Marquette University)


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