A Woman Ordained 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017
9:00 – 9:25 Roll call
09:30 Conference Opening (Hall H109) — Zdeněk Kučera, Kamila Veverková. Organisation — Veronika Matějková
Greetings — Tomáš Butta
10:00 – 12:00 Morning Lecture Section
Jan B. Lášek: Ordination of women in CHC from a historical perspective
Petr J. Vinš: Ordination of women both connects and divides – a case of the Anglican Community and the Old Catholic Churches of the Union of Utrecht
Sarah Banhardt: Appeal and petition against the „tradition […] of all Christianity“? – long-term struggle of women for equal rights in the Protestant Church in Baden
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch (2nd floor)
13:00 Afternoon Lecture Section
Hall H109 Hall L101
13:00 – 45 Zdeněk Kučera: Receive the Holy Spirit
14:00 Tomáš Butta: Prof. Jiřina Kubíková and her work in the field of practical theology Štefan Šrobár: Do not let women keep silence in the churches
Discussion Discussion
14:30 Martin Chadima: Dagmar Krmenčíková, a story of a female priest Zuzana Svobodová: Contemporary discussion on the women’s ordination in the Roman Catholic Church: On the issues of today’s role of women in the churches
Discussion Discussion
15:00 Silvia Kamanová: Women’s journey to ordination in South Africa: Great inspiration and other experience from the other side of the world Eva Mašková: A woman motivated – Analysis of women’s motivation to the spiritual ministry
Discussion Discussion
15:30 Angela Berlis: Ordination of women in the Old Catholic Churches
Discussion Discussion
16:00 Coffee break Coffee break
16:20 – 16:45 Closing and organizational announcements
Friday, November 24, 2017
08:45 Roll call  
09:00 Opening of the second day of the conference (organisation) — Hall H109
9:15 – 11:00 Panel papers
Jiří Vogel: A woman in the priestly ministry
Jana Šilerová: A woman – bishop?!
Hana Tonzarová: Ecuemnical engagement of the CHC women on national and international levels after 1989
Panel discussion
11:00 – 11:20 Coffee break
11:20 – 12:30 Conference evaluation
Zdeněk Kučera, Kamila Veverková, topics from the audience
Veronika Matějková — Interpretation of the common „image“
Blessing — Tomáš Butta
12:30 Lunch (2nd floor)
*Organizers reserve the right to change the program. http://www.htkonference.cz

Conference_Program_v.20.11.2017 (PDF)

Hussite Theological Faculty – Charles University in cooperation with the Czechoslovak Hussite Church invites you to participate in the international conference titled „A Woman Ordained“ which will be held on November 23–24, 2017.

You can participate as:
A) Audience participants – please, send us your interest via email with your name, date of birth, church you are belonging to, time of your arrival and departure and special needs.
B) Speakers – Call for papers is provided down below, please notice that annotations are accepted till August 31, 2017.

Accommodation on dormitory of Charles University is provided with registration till August 31 (For approximately €12 per night per person).


Thank you for your understanding.

Organizational team:
Prof. ThDr. Zdenek Kucera, Dr. h. c. – Guarantor Specialist
Mgr. Veronika Matejková – Conference Coordinator