LEST - Leuven Encounters in Systematic Theology

The Letter and the Spirit: 
On the Forgotten Documents of Vatican II


The Xth International LEST Conference - Leuven, 26-29 October 2015


Conference Updates

We are happy to announce the call for papers for LEST X. More information on the Senior Scholars conference can be found here.  Junior Scholars are also welcome to submit paper proposals.  For more information on the Junior Scholars Conference, see here.

The deadline for submissions is 15 March 2015.


The Conference Programme is now available.


It is with great pleasure that we can announce the following key-note speakers:

- Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle (Archbishop of Manila)
Jeong-Hun Michael Shin (Songsin Catholic University of Korea, Seoul)
Agnes Brazal (St Vincent School of Theology, Quezon City) 
- Richard K. Baawobr (Generalate of the Missionaries of Africa, Rome)
- Maria Ko Ha-Fong (Holy Spirit Seminary Hong Kong)
- Philippa Hitchen (Vatican Radio, Rome)
- Kurt Appel (University of Vienna)
- Ulrich Ruh (Herder Korrespondenz, Freiburg)
- Catherine Pepinster (The Tablet, London)
- Agbonkhianmeghe Orobator (Hekima College, Nairobi)
Thomas Hughson (Marquette University, Milwaukee)
- Peter De Mey (KU Leuven)
- Lieven Boeve (KU Leuven)

More announcements to come.