Virtual Ethics Colloquium | Hosted by the University of St. Thomas, Houston

 Hildebrand Project and University of St. Thomas-Houston  Colloquium on Ethics 

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Friday April 23


10 AM-11:30 AM                 


Speaker Maria Wolter (Franciscan University of Steubenville), “The Deep Space - The Importance of the Fundamental Attitude for Life


Commentator: Sr. Elinor Gardner (University of Dallas)



11:30 AM-1 PM                    


Speaker: Fr. Justin Gable, O.P. (Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology),"The Intelligence of the Emotions:  Von Hildebrand and Aquinas on the Affections"


Commentator: Thomas Osborne (University of St. Thomas (TX))



2 PM-3:30 PM                       


Speaker: Joseph Trabbic (Ave Maria University), “The Will to Happiness”


Commentator: Larry Vaclavik (Deacon, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston)



3:30 PM-5 PM                       


Speaker: Mirela Oliva (University of St. Thomas (TX)), “Dispositionalism and Responsiveness to Value in Hildebrand”


Commentator: Gloria Frost (University of St. Thomas (MN))



Saturday April 24 

10 AM-11:30 AM                  


Speaker: Pater Edmund Waldstein, O.Cist. (Monk, Stift Heiligenkreuz),“The True and the Good in the Age of Ideology: Dietrich von Hildebrand and Charles De Koninck”


Commentator: Dom Aquila (University of St. Thomas (TX))



11:30 AM-1 PM                    


Speaker: William Tullius (American Public University), “Hyper-Personalism and Impersonality in Ethics: Critical Reflections on Dietrich von Hildebrand’s Categories of Importance”


Commentator: Mark K. Spencer (University of St. Thomas (MN))



2 PM-3:30 PM                       


Speaker: Philip Blosser (Sacred Heart Major Seminary), “Moving Forward from Scheler with Hildebrand”


Commentator: Kathleen Haney (University of St. Thomas (TX))



April 23-24, 2021



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