Public Engagement and Invited Papers

  1. ‘Kierkegaard and Romano Guardini’s Resilience’ invited paper for the 50th anniversary of the death of Guardini, Barth, and Merton Conference at the University of Malta, November 2018.
  2. ‘Cornelio Fabro’s Theological Assessment of Existential Thought’, invited paper for the Historical & Systematic Theology Research Seminar at Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. March 2018.
  3. ‘Kierkegaard on the Difference between a Genius and an Apostle’, invited paper for the Theology and Reason in the Public Sphere Conference at Radboud University. November 2017.
  4. ‘Ecclesial Renewal through the eyes of Marie-Dominique Chenu OP’, invited paper for the Leuven Encounters in Systematic Theology Conference at KU Leuven, Belgium. October 2017. 
  5. Cornelio Fabro and Existentialism‘, invited paper for the Research Seminar for Professors in the School of Philosophy at Pontifical University Holy Cross, Rome, Italy. October 2017.
  6. ‘The Failure of Mass Democracy’ an interview with Rowan Williams co-hosted by Radboud Reflects and KNAW, Radboud University, the Netherlands. September 2017.
  7. ‘The Dialectic of Faith and Reason in Cornelio Fabro’s reading of Kierkegaard’s Theology’, invited paper for Theology and Ethics Research Seminar at Edinburgh University, Scotland. March 2017.
  8. ‘Kierkegaard and Catholic Thought’, invited paper for Kant & Public Theology Symposium, Center for Catholic Studies Radboud University, NL. November 2016
  9. ‘The Anxiety of Influence: Introducing Kierkegaard and the Catholic Tradition’, invited paper for the conference on Kierkegaard, Augustine, and the Catholic Tradition at Villanova University, USA. October 2016
  10. Changing Perspectives in Catholic Theology: Book Launch for Catholic Theology after Kierkegaard, Radboud University, Netherlands. May 2016
  11. ‘MacIntyre on Løgstrup: The Doctrine of Creation in Lutheran and Thomist Perspectives’, invited panelist for the conference on K.E. Løgstrup & Natural Law, Aarhus University, Denmark. April 2016
  12. ‘The Impact of Søren Kierkegaard on the thought of Cornelio Fabro’, invited panelist for the Fabro Symposium at the Catholic University of America, Washington D.C. April 2016
  13. Kierkegaard’s Catholic Reception and the Legacy of Vatican II’, invited panelist for Kierkegaard, Religion, and Culture Group at the American Academy of Religion, Atlanta. November 2015 
  14. The Forgotten Legacy of Nostra Aetate‘, invited paper for the Leuven Encounters in Systematic Theology Conference at KU Leuven, Belgium. October 2015
  15. Catholic Theology after Kierkegaard’, invited public lecture for the Leslie Center for the Humanities at Dartmouth College, USA. May 2015
  16. The Affinity of Strangers: Kierkegaard in Jewish-Catholic Perspective’, invited paper for the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College, USA. April 2015
  17. ‘Edward Schillebeeckx on Secularisation and the Honest to God Debate’, presented to the Edward Schillebeeckx Centenary Conference at Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands. August 2014
  18. ‘Cornelio Fabro on Thomism and Atheism before and after Vatican II’, presented to the Society for the Study of Theology at Durham University, UK. April 2014
  19. On the Kierkegaardian Thomism of Cornelio Fabro’, invited paper given at the Digby Stuart Research Centre for Religion, Society and Human Flourishing Seminar at Roehampton University, London. February 2014
  20. ‘Reading St Thomas with Cornelio Fabro’, invited short paper given at the Catholic Theological Association of Great Britain. September 2013
  21. ‘The Problem of Faith after Christendom: Cornelio Fabro on John Henry Newman & Søren Kierkegaard’, presented to the Society for the Study of Theology at Nottingham University. April 2013

Public Engagement Talks:

UK Tour 2014 – Christian Unity in a Pluralist Society

  • 6 May – Sacred Heart Church, Cheltenham
  • 17 May – Minsteracres Retreat Centre, Durham
  • 25 May – St Alban’s Cathedral
  • 29 May – Glasgow University
  • 6 June – Fairfield University (USA)
  • 30 June – Bar Convent, York
  • 1 September – Friend’s Meeting House, Manchester
  • 2 September – St Thomas More RC Church, Coventry