UCC History School hosts conference on Pope John Paul II

9th November 2013, Friday
By David O’Sullivan

The School of History, University College Cork, is hosting a major international conference on the life of Pope John Paul II on tomorrow (Saturday), in the Boole 4 lecture theatre.

A range of expert speakers from Ireland and Poland will address various aspects of the late Pope’s career, including:

  • The moral theology of Pope John Paul II;
  • John Paul II and European politics;
  • The Catholic church in Ireland and the pontificate of Pope John
  • Paul II;
  • Women in the church of John Paul II;
  • John Paul II and the People’s Republic of Poland;

The conference is free, and open to all members of the public. The conference programme can be downloaded from the UCC site.

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