Josefa Segovia Chair, the inscription is now open for the IX Course

The Josefa Segovia Chair of lay spirituality, at CITES, University of Mysticism, Ávila, has already opened the registration period for its IX Course with the theme "New Cosmology: awareness of the sacred in each reality of the universe".

Place: CITES, University of the Mysticism. Arroyo Vacas, 3 - 05005 Ávila

Date: from 22 to 24 March 2019.

As a novelty, the course is offered this year not only with the physical presence mode but also online, so those who cannot go to Ávila can have the option to register.

The course includes the following conferences:

  •     "The Big Bang, the problem of the beginning and the concept of creation in Theology", by Dr. Gabriele Gionti SJ. Astronomer, Physicist, Theologian and Philosopher, of the Vatican Specola. Vatican Observatory. Rome.;
  •     "Origin, Vigor and Goal of the sonorous rivers of Life: towards a vision of creation", by Dr. Ignacio Núñez de Castro SJ. Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Málaga.
  •     "Teilhard de Chardin, a spirituality from a scientific world view," which will be presented by Dr. Agustín Udías Vallina SJ. Professor Emeritus of the Department of Physical Sciences. Complutense University of Madrid.
  •     "'Laudato si' and the rehabilitation of the sacramental vision in the contemporary ecology", by Dr. Jaime Tatay Nieto SJ.

As in previous editions, the course offers other complementary activities. The complete information and the registration form can be downloaded here.



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