13th Conference

DATE: June 11-15, 2007

VENUE: Holy Redeemer Retreat House, Eggleston, Commonwealth of Dominica

THEME : “Festschrift for Fr. Michel De Verteuil C.S.Sp.”


List of Papers presented by authors and topics


Boodoo, Gerald

Theology in the Caribbean: Identity and Reality

Johnston, Everard Catholic Teaching on Judaism and the Jewish People since  Vatican II : Theological and Pastoral Implications for the Caribbean Church
Quinlan, Stephen Melchizedek : Priest of ‘El ‘Elyon Royer
Sr. Lorraine Presentation on her two books ‘Eucharist: Source and Summit of our Lives” and “Building Church Together: An Invitation to study and reflection”
Wielzen, Duncan Popular Religiosity, Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue in the Caribbean : the case of Suriname
Perkins, Anna Setting the Agenda – A Caribbean Woman Theologian dialogues with the AEC Statement on HIV/AIDS[The Cheryl Herrera Memorial Lecture]
Walker, Rose-Ann A Literary Challenge to Catholic Identity – The Transformative vision of Wilfred Cartey
Anthony, Patrick An Analysis of John Robert Lee’s CANTICLES in the light of Hans Urs von Balthasar’s THEO-DRAMA
Harris, Joseph The Importance of Habit in the promotion of Canon Law with special reference to the Caribbean (Paper  read by Bernadette Salandy)
Anthony, P., Edinborough, F.,Salandy, B., Wyke, L., Mannette, M.,

Bertrand, G

The Catholic Church and the Bible in the Caribbean : The Contribution of Fr. Michel de Verteuil [The Idris Hamid Memorial Lecture, A Festschrift for Fr. Michel deVerteuil, C.S.Sp.]

14th Conference

DATE: June 15-19, 2009

VENUE: Archbishop Kelvin Felix Archdiocesan Pastoral Centre, Marisule, Saint Lucia

THEME: “Being Catholic in the Caribbean


Papers presented by authors and topics


Harris, Joseph Priestly and Religious Formation in the 21st Century
Bermingham, Eddy Engaging with the Social Construction of Paradigms—as a Model of Leadership in the Church in the Caribbean
Boodoo, Gerald Ecology, Stewardship and Body: Collaborative Ministry and Caribbean Identity
Harvey, Clyde A Leadership Culture for a Colonized Church [The Idris Hamid Memorial Lecture]
Logan, Hugh Stories from the Grenadines –engaging moral imagination
Karam,Nigel A Christian Theological Critique of the movement for Caribbean Integration in the OECS
Walker, Rose-Ann A Theological  Reading of the “Nun’s Priest’s Tale”
Perkins, Anna Prophetic and Messianic Discourse in Jamaican Politics: The Phillip Phin Phenomenon
Hyacinth, Marylin Looking at Intergenerational Domestic Violence in St. Lucia [The Cheryl Herrera Memorial Lecture]
Clement, Sr. Marie Therese O.P. Parenting for Love and Life: Transcending Human Brokenness with Grace
Anthony, Patrick Pastoral Planning for the 21st century

10th Annual Conference

DATE: January 6-10, 2003,

Emmaus Centre,
Trinidad & Tobago

THEME : “Ecclesiology : The Church in the Caribbean Today”


List of Papers presented by authors and topics


Charles, Henry Reviewing Ten Years of Catholic Theology in the Caribbean Today
Boodoo, Gerald 

Schreiter, Prof. Robert

Anthony, Patrick

Church in the Caribbean : What Option? 

Catholic Theology in the Caribbean Today: A World Perspective.

Ecclesiology – A Dialogue with Caribbean Literature

Granado, Gerard Caribbean Ecumenism – Prospects and Challenges [Public Lecture]
Harvey, Clyde Caribbean Church – Becoming a Community of Moral Discourse
Jagdeo, Sr. Diane 



Harris, Joseph

The Power of Woman in Caribbean Life: Implications for a Caribbean Ecclesiology 


Church – Fidelity to God’s Dream

Gordon, Jason The Road to Localising Church
Malzaire, Bishop Gabriel A Caribbean Ecclesiology [Public Lecture]
Herrera, C. &  Geofroy, S. Church as Agent of Transformation – Lectio Divina: A Source of Renewal