Inaugural St Patrick Symposium


March 12th


15:00pm - 18:00pm


Crolly Room

St Patrick’s College Maynooth is delighted to announce the inaugural St Patrick Symposium. It is designed to re-engage with the sources concerning St Patrick and the traditions that attach to his name, his story, and the Irish land and people associated with him.

Join us for what will be a fascinating and engaging afternoon.

Inaugural St. Patrick Symposium

12th March 2020 Crolly Room 3:00-6:00pm

Keynote Speaker: Prof Thomas O’Loughlin, Historical Theology, University of Nottingham

An embarrassing situation: Did ninth-century theologians seek to sanitise Patrick’s Confessio?

Dr Catherine Swift, Lecturer in Medieval and Irish Studies, Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick

An evolving tradition of the later Viking period: Patrick, Armagh and Munster in the Bethu Phátrain

Dr Anthony Harvey, Royal Irish Academy Dictionary of Medieval Latin from Celtic Sources

Patrick in the Digital Age




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