Closure of the General Secretariat - Easter 2021

The General Secretariat will be closed from 6 to 9 April 2021.

Meditations for Lent

Dear professors, students and collaborators of the Athenaeum,

on behalf of the University Chaplaincy and the Student Relations Office of our Athenaeum, we would like to invite you to a series of meditations for Lent by the Pontifical Athenaeum Sant'Anselmo.
Once again, due to the pandemic, they will be held in the form of video-meditations which will be published from time to time during these weeks.
You can view them by clicking here.

We wish you a good Lenten season.
Kind regards,
P. Pachomius Okogie OSB, Fr. Stefan Geiger OSB{mlang} 

Blended learning as of 21 April 2021

Starting from Monday, 12 April 2021, teaching will be held in mixed mode (online and in-classroom).
Any updates related to individual courses will be communicated in time.


Metaphorein - Open passages between life and sacrament

Elmar Salmann
Metaphorein - Passaggi aperti tra vita e sacramento

A cura di Gianluca De Candia
Cittadella, 2021
ISBN 9788830817746

The publication is the fruit of the 8th meeting of the Lectiones Vagagginianae of 21 November 2018, a day of study organised by the dogmatic-sacramental specialisation of the Faculty of Theology of the Pontifical Athenaeum Sant'Anselmo in Rome.
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Elmar Salmann OSB, born in 1948 in Hagen (Westphalia), studied philosophy, literature and theology in Paderborn, Vienna and Münster. He has been a Benedictine monk at Gerleve Abbey since 1973 and has taught theology and philosophy for over thirty years at the Pontifical Athenaeum Sant'Anselmo and at the Gregorian University in Rome. He is one of the most original voices in contemporary theological thought.
Gianluca De Candia, after completing his philosophical and theological studies at the Apulian Theological Faculty (Regina Apuliae Institute), obtained his doctorate in Fundamental Theology under the direction of Prof. Salmann at the Pontifical Gregorian University. In addition to collaborating with several journals, he has already published "La vera amabilità del Cristianesimo. Charme e stile di una fede postmoderna' (Soveria Mannelli, 2009).

 The text is available from the main online retailers.





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