(All sessions will take place in McKenna Hall auditorium unless otherwise specified)
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Monday, April 1

1:30 – 2:30 pm            Fr. Anthony Giambrone, O.P.
                                    Another Johannine Thunderbolt: The Legatio Baptistae and “The Poetic Christ”
2:30 – 3:30 pm            
Very Rev. Dr. John Behr
                                    The Paschal Christ in the Gospel of John

3:45 – 4:45 pm            John C. Cavadini
Word and Wisdom in Origen of Alexandria


Tuesday, April 2


9:00 – 10:00 am           Gary Anderson
The Tabernacle and the Incarnation


10:15 – 11:15 am         Cyril O’Regan
Thomism in Ecstasy: Theology Sourced in the Word and Resourcing Poetry

11:30 – 12:30 pm         Francesca A. Murphy
Scripture and the Transgenreing of Literature

2:00 – 3:00 pm             Edward Greenstein
The Story of the Story as the Focus of Engagement


3:15 – 4:15 pm             Matthew Levering
Israel's Scriptures and the Doctrine of Creation

7:00 pm                       *Fr. Olivier-Thomas Venard, O.P.
                                     A response to the conference Word and Wisdom              *Eck Visitors Center

7:40 pm                       *Concert - Latens Deitas, an original composition by French-Armenian composer

                                     Michel Petrossian, commissioned to mark the occasion of the 

                                     Word and Wisdom conference at the University of Notre Dame


8:00 pm                       *Reception


Wednesday, April 3  

9:00 – 10:00 am          John Fitzgerald
The Love and Quest of Wisdom and Wise Living in the World of the Early Christians

10:15 – 11:15 am        William Wright
Reconciling Tensions in Dei Verbum and Charting a Course for Catholic

                                    Biblical Interpretation.                                                

11:30 – 12:30 pm         Peter Casarella
                                    Theopoetic in Decline and the New Thomist Alternative