The University of St. Thomas

The New Evangelization for the
Transmission of the Catholic Faith:
The Role of the Seminary Professor of Sacred Scripture

June 12-14, 2013

Monsignor Jerome D. Quinn Institute of Biblical Studies
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity

 

 

DAY ONE - Wednesday, June 12

1:00 p.m. 

Welcome and Introductions
Msgr. Aloysius Callaghan, Rector of The Saint Paul Seminary
Fr. Scott Carl, Director of Quinn Institute
Central Conference Room

1:20 p.m.

Opening Address
Dr. Steven Smith – Mount St. Mary's Seminary, Emmitsburg 
"Stand & Deliver – Scripture and the Role of the Seminary Professor in Forming Priests for the New Evangelization"

2:15 p.m.

Break

2:30 p.m. 

Presentation of Papers

2:30 – 3:25 p.m.

Dr. Peter Williamson – Sacred Heart Major Seminary, Detroit
"Implications of the New Evangelization for Priestly Ministry and for Teaching Scripture to Seminarians"

3:50 – 4:45 p.m.

Dr. Laura Manzo – St. Mary's Seminary, Houston
"Breaking Open the Scriptures: Helping Seminarians Interpret Difficult Texts"

5:00 p.m. 

Holy Mass – Msgr. Aloysius Callaghan
Rector of The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
St. Mary's Chapel

5:45 p.m.

Reception - Binz Refectory

6:30 p.m.

Supper - Binz Refectory

7:45 p.m. 

Evening Prayer (Optional)

8:00 p.m.

Informal Gathering – Hospitality Room

 

DAY TWO - Thursday, June 13

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast – Hospitality Room

8:35 a.m.

Morning Prayer (Optional) - St. Mary's Chapel

9:00 a.m.

Holy Mass – Fr. Juan Miguel Betancourt, SEMV 
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity   
St. Mary's Chapel

10:00 a.m.

Discussion of Course Syllabi
Central Board Room

10:10 – 10:55 a.m.

Breakout Session 1

1a. Pentateuch – Fr. Stephen Ryan, O.P. 
Dominican House of Studies, Washington, DC

1b. Synoptic Gospels – Dr. John Martens
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

Breakout Session 2

2a. Prophets – Prof. Kelly Anderson
St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Philadelphia

2b. Johannine Literature – Dr. Steven Smith
Mount St. Mary's Seminary, Emmitsburg

12:00 p.m.

Lunch - Binz Refectory

1:45 p.m.

Midday Prayer (Optional) - St. Mary's Chapel

2:00 p.m.

Presentation of Papers

2:00 – 2:55 p.m. 

Dr. Gregory Glazov – Immaculate Conception Seminary, Newark 
"Difficult OT Passages (Verbum Domini 42)"

3:10 – 4:05 p.m.

Fr. Stephen Ryan, O.P. - Dominican House of Studies, Washington, DC  
"Old Testament Wisdom Literature and the New Evangelization"

4:20 – 5:05 p.m.

Breakout Session 3

3a. Wisdom Literature - Dr. Andrι Villeneuve
St. John Vianney Theological Seminary, Denver

3b. Pauline Literature - Fr. Andreas Hoeck
St. John Vianney Theological Seminary, Denver

5:20 – 5:45 p.m.

Open Forum – Central Conference Room

6:00 p.m.

Evening Prayer (Optional)

6:15 p.m.  

Dinner Together on the Town – The Saint Paul Seminary Lobby

 

DAY THREE - Friday, June 14

7:15 – 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast – Hospitality Room

8:10 a.m.

Morning Prayer (Optional) - St. Mary's Chapel

8:30 a.m.

Holy Mass – Fr. Scott Carl 
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
St. Mary's Chapel

9:30 a.m.

Presentation of Papers

9:30 – 10:25 a.m.

Msgr. Michael K. Magee – St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Philadelphia
"Looking But Not Always Seeing: the Relevance of Johannine Irony to the New Evangelization"

10:40 – 11:35 p.m.

Fr. Juan Miguel Betancourt, SEMV – The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
"On Paul and the New Evangelization: Towards Strategies in Teaching the Pauline Epistolary"

11:45 p.m.

Lunch – Hospitality Room

1:00 – 1:45 p.m. 

Discussion: Where we go from here
Fr. Scott Carl – The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
Central Conference Room

2:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Open Forum – Central Conference Room

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Fr. Scott Carl – The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity

3:15 p.m.

Leave for Stillwater – The Saint Paul Seminary Lobby

4:15 p.m.

Loome's Bookstore

6:15 p.m.

Dinner Cruise