The Colloquium Biblicum Lovaniense
The Colloquium Biblicum Lovaniense is an annual international conference on Biblical Studies jointly organised by the theological faculties of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and the Université Catholique de Louvain. The meetings take place in the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies at the KU Leuven and are alternately dedicated to a topic in Old and in New Testament Studies.
The Colloquium offers a forum and meeting place for research and scholarly discussion in the field of Biblical Studies. As a rule the annual conference focuses on a biblical book or a collection of writings, but it also addresses thematic subjects.
- 10 main papers by invited speakers; languages: French, German or English
- 4 seminars conducted by invited speakers; languages: Dutch, French, German and English
- about 20 short papers, selected from proposals by participants
Topic and Programme of the Conference in 2014
Colloquium Biblicum Lovaniense LXIII
The Books of Samuel | Stories - History - Reception History
President: Walter Dietrich
July 30 - August 1, 2014
Colloquium Biblicum Lovaniense LXIV 2015
New Perspectives on the Book of Revelation
President: Adela Yarbro Collins
July 23-25, 2015