In his newest article published within the Primus/HUM/23 project, František Štěch explores landscape through a theological lens. What are the basic conditions enabling us to start thinking theologically about landscapes we live in? How these landscapes influence theology we do? If we are investigating theological turns in contemporary culture, we need to know our relations
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The most prominent Czech Christian writer and intellectual Tomáš Halík celebrates 70! Martin Kočí edited the Festschrift which includes contributions from theologians, philosophers, sociologists and religious leaders from all over the world. The book entitled Vykročit z uzavřenosti (Praha: Nakladatelství Lidové noviny, 2018) is published in Czech. The following lines offer its summary in English:
Dear friends, When I turn back to reflect about the past 12 months, I feel joy and excitement for the Centre of Theology, Philosophy and Media Theory had a successful year in 2017. Despite of all difficulties and our limited possibilities, we managed to organize 10 public events (2 international colloquia, 6 interdisciplinary
A new outcome of the Primus project “Christianity after Christendom” (PRIMUS/HUM/23) has been published. Martin Kočí published a study with the enigmatic title.
The editorial board of INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHILOSOPHY AND THEOLOGY awarded our researcher Martin Koci with the Essay Prize 2016-2017: THE FATE OF METAPHYSICS.
Dear friends, Reaching the beginning of the new academic year, I am very happy to address you through this new communication channel of the Centre of Theology, Philosophy and Media Theory: a Newsletter. You have probably noticed that the word ‘new’ occurs in the previous sentence many times. This is because our Centre is still
Martin Kočí, the coordinator and researcher of the cTPM, has just published his article in Modern Theology. It focuses on the theological reflection of Jan Patočka’s thought concerning the theme of sacrifice. The author thus presents an original view, which is open for further theological elaboration.
The member of the cTPM Tim Noble has just published a new article in a theological journal Ökumenische Rundschau. The paper is called Church and Civil Society/Theology and Civil Religion, and it deals with the theme in relation to peculiar conditions of Czech society, in which Churches suffered under communism, and till today they are generally regarded with
Three cTPM members have recently published their articles in a theological journal Acta Universitatis Carolinae Theologica. Tim Noble and Ivana Noble focus on the theme of hospitality with regard to Emmanuel Levinas and Jacques Derrida. Gábor Ambrus suggests a possible approach to the topic of media from theological perspective. Dealing with the work of C. S.
What is Theology? In his contribution to the “Festschrift” published on the occasion of prof. Ivana Noble’s anniversary, František Štěch asks a basic fundamental theological question. What is theology? What is it’s nature and identity? Such question is always worth asking since theology is not a static set of self-proved prepositions but a dynamic process and