The LEWI International Conference June 4-5, 2015

4 June 2015 (Thursday)

08:45

Registration opens
(AAB503, Level 5, Academic and Administration Building, HKBU)

09:15

Opening Address
Prof. Si-ming Li, Director of LEWI, Hong Kong Baptist University

09:30

Keynote Address
Chair: Prof. Cindy Yik-yi Chu, Hong Kong Baptist University
Dr. Jean-Paul Wiest, Senior Researcher, The Beijing Center for Chinese Studies
When Stones Speak: Chinese Style Architecture and the Beginning of the Anguo Diocese

10:45

Coffee Break

PANEL 1 - TAIWAN’s ROLE IN MODERN CHINESE CATHOLIC CHURCH
11:00

Chair: Sr. Anne Reusch, MM, Maryknoll Sisters, Macau
Prof. Beatrice Leung, Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages & Dr. Y. C. Tony Li, Chinese Medical University, Taichung
Taiwan-Vatican Relations from 1949 to the Present

Research Note:
Prof. Beatrice Leung, Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages & Prof. Wen-ban Kuo, National Taipei University
Taiwan Catholic Bishops and the Bridging Endeavour: Origins and Development

12:30

Lunch - Bistro Bon, NTT International House, HKBU

PANEL 2 - MISSIONARIES, MUSIC AND ICON IN THE FIRST HALF OF 20th - CENTURY CHINA
14:00

Chair:  Dr. Jean-Paul Wiest, The Beijing Center for Chinese Studies
Dr. David Francis Urrows, Hong Kong Baptist University
Fugitive Notes on a Fugitive Priest: Theodor Rühl, SVD, in Peiping
Dr. Li-xing Hong, Fu Jen Catholic University
A Study on the Chinese Catholic Hymnals Published by the Lazarists in the Early 20th Century
Mr. William Ma, University of California - Berkeley
The Making of an Icon: Our Lady of China and the Shanghai Catholic Orphanage Tushanwan

15:30

Coffee Break


 
PANEL 3 - THE CATHOLIC CHURCH IN THE QING DYNASTY
15:45

Chair: Fr. Patrick Taveirne, CICM, Holy Spirit Study Centre
Mr. Xuliang Sun, University of Macau
A Study on Hangzhou Catholic Case in 1691-1692

PANEL 4 - THE TRANSLATION OF THE CATHOLIC BIBLE
16:30

Chair: Fr. Sergio Ticozzi, PIME, Holy Spirit Study Centre
Ms. Raissa De Gruttola, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
Gabriele Allegra and the Studium Biblicum: Translating the Chinese Catholic Bible
Ms. Monica Romano, Sapienza University of Rome
The Chinese New Testament Edition of the Jerusalem Bible by the Shanghai Diocese

18:30

Banquet - Festive China, Shop 29, LG1, Festival Walk, Kowloon Tong, KLN