History of the Pauliner Convent – Conference

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Detail of exhibition installation (Photo by László Varga)The Research Center of Church History of Pécs University, the Hungarian Pauliner Convent and National Széchényi Library cordially invite you to a scientific conference related to the exhibition entitled Our Pauliner Monks, the White Friars. Conference venue is Faculty Boardroom of BTK TTK at Pécs University (6 Ifjúság st., H-7624 Pécs, Hungary). The event starts at 11 a.m., Thursday February 5, 2015.

Participants are greeted by János P. Csóka, OSPPE Province Chief, Hungarian Pauliner Convent; Professor, Dr. Ferenc Fischer Dean, Arts Faculty of Pécs University; János Káldos Director, Directorate of Special Collections at National Széchényi Library.


Thursday February 5, 2015

11.00–11.20 Opening
11.20–11.40 Beatrix F. Romhányi: Heremitae, monachi, fratres. Aspects of the medieval history of the Pauliner Convent
11.40–12.00 Elek Benkő: Early monasteries of Holy Cross hermits in Pilis.

12.00–12.20 Zoltán Bencze: Budaszentlőrinc, the main medieval Pauliner monastery
12.20–12.40 Tamás Fedeles: Late medieval baronial devotion and the Pauliner Monks
12.40–13.00 Discussion
13.00–14.00 Lunch break

14.00–14.20 Eszter Bakur: Károly Weichinger and the building of the Pauliner Church and monastery in Pécs
14.20–14.40 Endre Prakfalvi: Károly Weichinger and Pécs
14.40–15.00 Discussion, break

15.00–15.20 Anita Bojtos: Ideal and vocation: Pauliner Monks in Catholic rejuvenation
15.20–15.40 Zoltán Damásdi: Pauliner relics in the Diocesan Archives of Pécs
15.40–16.00 István Horváth: Regulations of the confraternity at Jakabhegy
16.00–16.20 Discussion, break

16.20–16.40 Mária Lantosné Imre: Lyceum church in the light of the latest research
16.40–17.00 Zoltán Szilárdfy: Iconography of Pauliner devotional images in the light of cult history
17.00–17.20 Barbara Bank: The oeuvre and death of Ferenc Vezér
17.20–17.40 Discussion, closing remarks

Háromhegy – ruins of the one-time Pauliner Church and monastery (Photo by László Legeza)

Friday February 6, 2015

07.30  Holy Mass in the Pauliner Church (70 Hunyadi János Street, H-7625 Pécs)
10.00–12.00 Annamária Sudár and Gábor Sarbak give a guided tour of the exhibition entitled Our Pauliner Monks, the White Friars for the participants of the conference. Meeting point: entrance of Modern Magyar Képtár (Modern Hungarian Gallery) (5 Papnövelde Street).

Entry is free, anyone interested is welcome.