23 June 2017

A workshop on "Hagiographico-homiletic Collections in Greek, Latin and Oriental Manuscripts – Histories of Books and Text Transmission in a Comparative Perspective" will be held at the Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures, Hamburg, 23 June 2017: Attendance is free, but registration is compulsory.

25-29 June 2017

Origeniana Duodecima will take place at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, on 25-29 June 2017. The theme of the conference will be 'Origen's Legacy in the Holy Land–A Tale of Three Cities: Jerusalem, Caesarea and Bethlehem'. Submission of abstracts will end 28 February 2017. For information, go to:

6-12 August 2017

Liège will host the World Humanities Conference from Sunday, 6 to Saturday, 12 August 2017. Co-organized by UNESCO, the International Council for Philosophy and Human Sciences (ICPHS) and LIEGETOGETHER, this congress will gather about 1800 participants from all over the world working in the fields of science, politics, art and communication, as well as representatives of international, governmental and non-governmental organizations. For more information, go to

28-29 August 2017

The Second Byzantine Colloquium of the University of Buenos Aires, on the theme “Between Lust and Chastity: the Byzantines on Love and Sex,” will be held on 28-29 August 2017. Please send your abstract no later than 31 May 2017 to, or For more information, click here.

29 August - 1 September 2017

The tenth Patristic Seminar, organized by the Faculties of Theology and Philosophy of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, will be held in Santiago, Chile, from 29 August to 1 September 2017. The Seminar receives original studies on any patristic subject and is an occasion for methodological discussion on patristic texts. The deadline for proposals is 15 March 2017. For more information, click here.

30 August - 1 September 2017

The Third International Congress organized by the Netherlands Centre for Patristic Research, on the theme on 'Early Christian Mystagogy and the Body', will take place in Utrecht, 30 August-1 September 2017. The deadline for proposals is March 1, 2017. For more information, click here.

22-24 September 2017

The second triennial international conference ‘The Early Christian Centuries’ (formerly ‘Prayer and Spirituality in the Early Church’) will be held at Australian Catholic University’s Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Australia, from Friday, 22 September to Sunday 24 September, 2017. This conference will also be the eleventh conference of the Asia-Pacific Early Christian Studies Society. The theme for the 2017 conference is ‘Responses to Conflict in Early Christianity’. For more information, click here.

19-20 October 2017

The International Symposium on the theme on 'St. Hilarion in the Context of his Time' will take place in Mlini (Dubrovnik), Croatia, on 19-20 October 2017. The Symposium is co-organized by the Catholic Faculty of Theology, University of Zagreb, and St. Hilarion Parish, Mlini (Dubrovnik), Croatia. Lectures will be delivered by invited speakers.

26 October 2017

Heythrop College, University of London, will hold a one-day symposium on the theme "Patristic Christology from a Contemporary Perspective" on Thursday, 26 October 2017. For more information, go to:

26-27 October 2017

The Va Jornadas de Estudios Patrísticos « Historia e Historiografía cristianas: Antigüedad, Medioevo, Modernidad Temprana » will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 26-27 October 2017. For information about the conference, including submission deadlines, go to:

26-27 January 2018

A conference on the theme 'Thomas Aquinas and the Greek Fathers' will be held at Ave Maria University, Florida, USA, on 26-27 January 2018. Proposals for papers will be accepted until 1 August 2017. For more information, click here.

10-12 May 2018

The XLVI Incontro di Studiosi dell’Antichità Cristiana will take place at the Augustinianum in Rome on 10-12 May 2018. The topic for the conference is "Time of God, Time of Man." The deadline for proposals is 30 November 2017. For more information about the conference, click here.

4-7 July 2018

An interdisciplinary conference on the theme "Towards the Prehistory of the Byzantine Liturgical Year: Festal Homilies and Festal Liturgies in Late Antique Constantinople," will be held in Regensburg, 4–7 July 2018. The conference will focus on the various perspectives of patristic, liturgical and Byzantine scholars on the development of the Byzantine liturgical year in the mirror of late antique homilies. The deadline for proposals is 25 August 2017. For more information, click here.

4-7 September 2018

The XIVth international conference on Gregory of Nyssa will take place in Paris, Collège des Bernardins, from Tuesday 4th to Friday 7th of September 2018. It will focus on the Homilies on the Lord’s Prayer and their reception in the byzantine world.

Proposals (title and abstract ; position and institution) are to be sent via email to the following address by 30 September 2017: For more information, click here or go to