Preliminary Schedule

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

Thursday, 28 July 2022

1:30 – 5:30 p.m.Conference Check-inSt. Catherine’s College (St. Catz)
2:00 p.m.Lodging Check-in begins
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 PRAYER
– Welcome
– Sermon: C.S. Lewis’s “Weight of Glory” – reading by Max McLean
University Church of St. Mary the Virgin (University Church)
9:00Opening ReceptionUniversity Church Courtyard

Friday, 29 July

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSION
– Worship & Meditation
– Plenary Address 1: Os Guinness
– Break
– Whimsy – TBA
– Plenary Address 2: Diana Pavlac Glyer
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 p.m.AFTERNOON ELECTIVES
– Academic Roundtable (2:30-5:30)
– Seminars & Workshops (2:30 – 5:00)
St. Catz or Medical Sciences Teaching Centre
(see on-site program for location)
7:00 p.m.Dinner TogetherSt. Catz – Dining Hall
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSION
– Traditional English Country Dance
Wesley Memorial Church
10:30 p.m.Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
– Sprinklings (small group writing feedback)
St. Catz

Saturday, 30 July

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast Opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSION
– Worship & Meditation
– Plenary Address 1: Michael Wear
– Break
– Whimsy – TBA
– Plenary Address 2: Bruce Herman
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 –
5:30 p.m.
Free Afternoon
7:00 p.m.Dinner TogetherSt. Catz – Dining Hall
8:00 p.m. EVENING SESSION
– Concert: Steve Bell
Wesley Memorial Church
10:30 p.m. Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
St. Catz

Sunday, 31 July

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.FREE MORNING
– Attend church of your choice in Oxford
12:00 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
1:00 p.m.FREE AFTERNOON
– Optional Kilns Tours (1:00 – 6:30)
– Optional Oxford Tours – Melanie Jeschke, Anthony Amor
7:00 p.m.Dinner (on your own)
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSION
– Film Showing – tba
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
10:30 p.m.Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
– Sprinklings (small group writing feedback)
St. Catz

Monday, 1 August

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSION
– Worship & Meditation
– Plenary Address 1: Philip Yancey
– Break
– Whimsy – TBA
– Plenary Address 2: Patti Callahan Henry
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 p.m.AFTERNOON ELECTIVES
– Academic Roundtable (2:30-5:30)
– Seminars & Workshops (2:30 – 5:00)
St. Catz or Medical Sciences Teaching Centre
(see on-site program for location)
7:00 p.m.Dinner TogetherSt. Catz – Dining Hall
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSION
– “Ordinary Saints” Evening of Art, Music, & Poetry – Bruce Herman,
J.A.C. Redford, & Malcolm Guite
Location TBA
10:30 p.m.Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
St. Catz

Tuesday, 2 August

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast Opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSION
– Worship & Meditation
– Plenary Address 1: TBA
– Break
– Whimsy – TBA
– Plenary Address 2: Jessica Hooten Wilson
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 –
5:30 p.m.
Free Afternoon
– Optional walking tours of Oxford – Melanie Jeschke, Anthony Amor
7:00 p.m.Dinner (On your own)
8:00 p.m. EVENING SESSION
– Hymn Sing
Location tba
10:30 p.m. Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
– Sprinklings (small group writing feedback)
St. Catz

Wednesday, 3 August

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSION
– Worship & Meditation
– Plenary Address 1: Elaine Howard Ecklund
– Break
– Whimsy – TBA
– Optional presentation honoring Stan Mattson
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 p.m.AFTERNOON ELECTIVES
– Academic Roundtable (2:30-5:30)
– Seminars & Workshops (2:30 – 5:00)
St. Catz or Medical Sciences Teaching Centre
(see on-site program for location)
7:00 p.m.Dinner TogetherSt. Catz – Dining Hall
8:30 p.m.EVENING SESSION
– Evening of performing arts – Matthew Clark, others
Wesley Memorial Church
10:30 p.m.Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
St. Catz

Thursday, 4 August

7:45 a.m.– Morning Prayer (Optional)
– Breakfast opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)
– Location tba
– St. Catz – Dining Hall
9:00 a.m.MORNING PLENARY SESSION
– Worship & Meditation
– Plenary Address 1: Alan Noble
– Break
– Whimsy – TBA
– Plenary Address 2: Malcolm Guite
St. Catz – Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre
12:45 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
2:30 p.m.Free Afternoon
5:00 p.m.CLOSING SERVICE OF DEDICATION
– Sermon: TBA
University Church
7:00 p.m.Closing ReceptionLocation tba
8:15 p.m.Closing Remarks and Conference FarewellSt. Catz – Bernard Sunley
10:30 p.m.Optional Late Night Session
– Bag End Cafe (after-hours gathering and sharing)
St. Catz

Friday, 5 August

7:45 a.m.Breakfast opens (for those lodging at St. Catz)St. Catz – Dining Hall
8:30 a.m.Departure
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