Sr. Teresa Forcades
Faith and belonging
Born in Barcelona in 1966, where he studies medicine. In 1992, she moved to the USA to conduct the internal medicine specialty at the University of New York in Buffalo and the theological studies corresponding to the Master of Divinity at Harvard University. She entered the monastery in 1997.
She is a doctor in Public Health from the University of Barcelona with a thesis on alternative medicines (2004). Degree in fundamental theology (2005) with a thesis on the mystery of the Trinity ("La Trinidad, today"; PAMSA, 2005). In 2008 she is a doctor in the Faculty of Theology of Catalonia with a thesis on the concept of a person in classical Trinity theology in relation to the modern notion of freedom as self-determination. She also published: "The crimes of the great pharmaceutical companies" (Quaderns Cristianisme i Justícia, 2006 n. 146, in Catalan, Spanish and English); "The feminist theology in history" (Fragmenta, 2007);"Ser persona, hoy" (PAMSA, 2011) "Conversaciones con Teresa Forcades" (Dau, 2012); "It's in our hands" (Dau, 2014). She has done his postdoctoral research at the Humboldt University in Berlin in Germany in order to deepen the dialogue between the theological notion of the person and the notions of subjectivation of certain contemporary anthropologies (eg Lacan, Zizek, Boyarin).
She currently resides in Berlin.
Monastery of Sant Benet de Montserrat
08199 - MONTSERRAT (Barcelona)
Loss / 93 835 00 78
E-mail / secretariat TFV@monestirsantbenetmontserrat.com
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