Prof. Dr. Peter-Ben Smit (2011) Organizing Summer School at Utrecht University

Prof. Dr. Peter-Ben Smit (Th.D., Class of 2011) is organizing a summerschool in Old Catholic theology at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, for the summer of 2013. The Old Catholic Churches of the Union of Utrecht, based in Europe, have been a full communion partner of the Episcopal Church since 1931. The course offers an introduction to Old Catholic theology in an ecumenical context, and is open to Clergy, Theologians, Laypersons with theological training, and Students of theology interested in Old Catholicism and ecumenism. More information is available on the University website here. Smit is professor for structures of the early church, as well as the history and doctrine of Old Catholicism at Utrecht University, assistant professor of New Testament at VU University Amsterdam, and assistant priest of the Old Catholic parish of Amsterdam.