Catholic Theological Society of America

Catholic Theological Society of America


Past Conventions

Convention 2015

  • 2015 Convention Plenaries
    • Presidential Address; Susan K. Wood, S.C.L. (pdf file to be posted)

    • “Becoming Absent-Minded: Sociological Reflections on the Sensus Fidelium”; Jerome P. Baggett (pdf file to be posted)

    • "The Sensus Fidelium: Old Questions, New Challenges.";
      John J. Burkhard, O.F.M. Conv (pdf file to be posted)
      • A Response to John J. Burkhard, O.F.M. Conv, Paul McParlan (pdf file to be posted)

    • "How are Theologians Challenged and Informed by THeir Engagement with the Sense of the Faithful in the Local/ Global Church?”; Maria Clara Luchetti Bingemer, Gemma Tulud Cruz, Anne Arabome (pdf file to be posted)

  • 2015 Convention Program (pdf format)

  • 2015 Convention Program/Session Descriptions (pdf file)  

  • Presidential Address; Susan K. Wood (pdf file to be posted)

  • 2015 Convention pictures

  • John Courtney Murray Award Recipient for 2015:
    Rev. Joseph A. Komonchak (pdf file to be posted)


Convention 2014

  • 2014 Convention Plenaries
    • Presidential Address; Richard Gaillardetz (pdf file)

    • “’… And followed him on the way’ (Mk 10:52): Identity, Difference, and the Play of Discipleship”; Anthony J. Godzieba (pdf file)

    • "Theological Disagreement: What It Is & How To Do It;
      Paul J. Griffiths (pdf file)
      • A Response to Paul J. Griffiths, Michele Saracine (pdf file)

    • "All Ethics is Social Ethics: From Liberationist, Feminist, and Global Perspectives”; Christina Astorga (pdf file)
      • A Response to Christina Astorga, Christopher P. Vogt (pdf file)

  • 2014 Convention Program (pdf format)

  • 2014 Convention Program/Session Descriptions (pdf file)  

  • Presidential Address; Richard Gaillardetz (pdf file)

  • 2014 Convention pictures

  • John Courtney Murray Award Recipient for 2014:
    Rev. John Pawlikowski (pdf file)


Convention 2013


Convention 2012


Convention 2011


Convention 2010

  • 2010 Convention Plenaries
    • Presidential Address; Bryan N. Massingale (pdf file)

    • A Theological Reading of Scripture? Critical Problematic and Prophetic Vision in the Aftermath and Crossroads of Disciplinary Transformation; Fernanco F. Segovia (pdf file)

    • Restorative Justice as a Prophetic Path to Peace; Stephen J. Pope
      (pdf file)
      • A Response to Stephen J. Pope, Kristin Heyer (pdf file)

    • Reimagining the Ecclesial/Prophetic Vocation of the Theologian; Catherine E. Clifford, Richard R. Gaillardetz (pdf file)

  • 2010 Convention Program (program info only - formatted to minimize paper)
    (pdf format)

  • 2010 Convention Program/Session Descriptions/Précis from Preliminary Schedule (pdf file)          Program Descriptions from 3/2010

  • Presidential Address; Bryan N. Massingale (pdf file)

  • 2010 Convention pictures

  • John Courtney Murray Award Recipient for 2010:
    Peter C. Phan


Convention 2009


Convention 2008


Convention 2007


Convention 2006


Convention 2005


Convention 2004


Convention 2003


2016 Convention

2016 Theme