Divine Personhood and Personality

Divine Personhood Conference Art

The Florovsky Tantur Symposium at the University of Notre Dame

October 7–8, 2022
Eck Visitors Center

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Friday, October 7

8:30–9 a.m.  Breakfast

9-9:30 a.m.  Greetings and Opening Remarks

9:30–10:30 a.m.  Revelation in Pronouns: Divine Personhood in Augustine’s Confessions
Michael Cameron, University of Portland

10:30–10:45 a.m.  Coffee break

11 a.m.–12 p.m.  “‘Deus in se; Deus pro nobis’: Divine Personhood, Simplicity, and the Incarnation”
George Kalantzis, Wheaton College

12–1:30 p.m.  Lunch break

1:30–2:30 p.m.  “Maximus the Confessor on How the Triune Creator Constructs the Human Person”
Paul Blowers, Emmanuel Christian Seminary

2:30–3 p.m.  Coffee break

3–4 p.m.  “Chrysostom on the Personality of Christ: Shock and its Effects”
Blake Leyerle, University of Notre Dame

Saturday, October 8

9–10 a.m.   ‘Do not judge by appearance, but with righteous judgement’ (John 7:24): Appearance and Reality in the Divine Lawsuit in the Fourth Gospel”
George Parsenios, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology 

10–10:15 a.m.  Coffee break

10:15–11:15 a.m.   “Divine Personality and Atonement in Anselm and Nicholas Cabasilas”
Marcus Plested, Marquette University

11–11:15 a.m. Coffee break

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  Concluding reflections

12:30 p.m. Closing lunch