Chair for the Study of Marriage & Spirituality

On 1 October 2005, INTAMS established a Chair for the Study of Marriage & Spirituality at the Theology Faculty of the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. 

The aim of the Chair is to carry out academic research and teaching in the context of a modern, open and international university. On 1 October 2005, Thomas Knieps-Port le Roi, who had been a research staff member at INTAMS for more than 10 years, was appointed as the INTAMS Chair. In addition to his part-time teaching and research, he is also Editor of the INTAMS journal Marriage, Families & Spirituality (formerly INTAMS Review).

Prof. Knieps's research topics are:

  • Theology of marriage and the family
  • Sexual, conjugal and family ethics
  • Lay, marital, family spirituality 

Activities of the Chair:

    Perspektiven einer aktuellen Familienpastoral, Familienpastoral Luxemburg, 24 October 2011