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Rome Seminar Series II: The Emergence of the Christian Intellectual

ACU Professorial Fellow Lewis Ayres led a seminar at ACU’s Rome Campus in July 2016 with participants from ACU, University of Notre Dame, the Institute for Philosophy, Czech Academy of Science, Humbolt-Universität, Universität Regensburg, University of Michigan, Rutgers University and Durham University. The seminar focused on Christian intellectual life before Origen, with papers on early Christian thinkers and institutions, Jewish intellectual culture, and classical philosophers and rhetoricians. A volume of essays related to the seminar will be edited by Lewis Ayres and Clift Ward.

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