Preliminary Schedule

Note: This is an early, preliminary schedule, and is subject to change. Please check back periodically for updates.

Monday, 27 July 2020

1:30 - 5:30 p.m.

2:00 p.m.
Conference Check-In

Lodging/Check-In begins
St. Catherine's (St. Catz) College
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.Optional: Oxford Walking Tour with Melanie Jeschke
6:00 p.m.Dinner (on your own)
7:30 p.m.OPENING SERVICE OF EVENING PRAYERUniversity Church of St. Mary the Virgin (University Church)
President's Welcome - J. Stanley Mattson
Sermon: C.S. Lewis's "Weight of Glory" - Max McLean
9:00 p.m.Opening ReceptionUniversity Church Courtyard

Tuesday, 28 July

7:45 a.m.Morning Prayers
Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSIONSt. Catherine's College - Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
Worship & Meditation
Plenary Address 1 - Os Guinness
Break
Whimsy
Plenary Address 2 - Diana Pavlac Glyer
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30AFTERNOON ELECTIVES:
- Academic Roundtable, 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
- Seminars & Workshops, 2:30 - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.Dinner togetherSt. Catz
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSIONWesley Memorial Church
Traditional English Country Dance
10:30 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Wednesday, 29 July

7:45 a.m.Morning Prayers
Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSIONBernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
Worship & Meditation
Plenary Address 1 - Michael Wear
Break
Whimsy
Plenary Address 2 - Bruce Herman
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 - 5:00 p.m.Free Afternoon
Optional: Oxford Walking Tour with Melanie Jeschke (2:30 - 4:30 p.m.)*
7:00 p.m.Dinner (on your own)St. Catz
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSION
'Ordinary Saints' Evening of Art, Music, & Poetry - Bruce Herman, J.A.C. Redford, & Malcolm GuiteTBA
10:30 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Thursday, 30 July

7:45 a.m.Morning Prayers
Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSIONBernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
Worship & Meditation
Plenary Address 1 - tba
Break
Whimsy
Plenary Address 2 - tba
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:00 / 2:30 p.m.AFTERNOON ELECTIVES:
- Academic Roundtable, 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.*
- Seminars & Workshops, 2:30 - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.Dinner togetherSt. Catz
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSION
Choral Concert - C.S. Lewis Summer Institute Choir, Directed by John DicksonNew College Chapel
10:30 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Friday, 31 July

7:45 a.m.Morning Prayers
Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.Free morning
Optional: Tour of the Kilns
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 - 5:00 p.m.Free Afternoon
Optional: Tour of the Kilns
Optional: Oxford Walking Tour with Melanie Jeschke (1:45 - 3:45 p.m.)*
7:00 p.m.Dinner togetherSt. Catz
7:30 p.m.Buses Begin Departing for Headington
8:30 p.m.Choral Hymn Sing - attendees & Summer Institute ChoirHoly Trinity Church, Headington Quarry (C.S. Lewis's church)
10:30 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Saturday, 1 August

7:45 a.m.Morning Prayers
Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSIONBernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
Worship & Meditation
Plenary Address 1 - Philip Yancey
Break
Whimsy
Plenary Address 2 - tba
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:00 / 2:30 p.m.AFTERNOON ELECTIVES:
- Academic Roundtable: 2:30 - 6:15 p.m.*
- Seminars & Workshops: GROUP A, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
- Seminars & Workshops: GROUP B, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
St. Catz
7:00 p.m.Dinner (on your own)
8:00 p.m.FREE EVENING
10:00 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Sunday, 2 August

7:45 a.m.Morning Prayers
Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.Free morning to attend church
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)*
2:00 p.m.*AFTERNOON PROGRAMSt. Catz, Bernard Sunley Theatre
Plenary - Elaine Howard Ecklund
Special Tribute Honoring Stan Mattson's Service as President of the C.S. Lewis Foundation
4:30 p.m.*Free Time
7:00 p.m.Dinner togetherSt. Catz
8:30 p.m.EVENING PROGRAMSt. Catz, Bernard Sunley Theatre
Concert - Steve Bell, with special guest Malcolm Guite
10:30 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Monday, 3 August

7:15 a.m.Morning Prayers
7:30 a.m.Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSIONBernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
Worship & Meditation
Plenary Address 1 - tba
Break
Whimsy
Plenary Address 2 - Malcolm Guite
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 - 5:00 p.m.Free Afternoon
5:00 p.m.CLOSING SERVICE OF DEDICATIONUniversity Church of St. Mary the Virgin
Sermon - tba
7:00 p.m.Closing ReceptionSt. Catz, location tba
8:15 p.m.Closing Remarks & Conference FarewellSt. Catz, Bernard Sunley Theatre
10:00 p.m.Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)St. Catz

Tuesday, 4 August

7:30 a.m.Breakfast OpensSt. Catherine's College (for those lodging at St. Catz)
8:30 a.m.Departure
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