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Programme announced  for The Sixth British Patristics Conference

Programme announced for The Sixth British Patristics Conference

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The programme has been announced for the Sixth British Patristics Conference to be held at the University of Birmingham from 5-7 September 2016.
Date:
15/06/2016
POSTnote: addressing Islamic extremism

POSTnote: addressing Islamic extremism

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Dr Katherine Brown contributes to a recent public policy briefing from the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST).
Date:
07/06/2016
Women and ISIS

Women and ISIS

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Katherine Brown opens up the conversation on women and ISIS in a series of panels, talks, and lectures.
Date:
06/06/2016
New publication: Judging YHWH in the Book of Judges

New publication: Judging YHWH in the Book of Judges

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The latest publication from Dr Deryn Guest, Senior Lecturer in Biblical Hermeneutics, is now available as a contribution to The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Narrative.
Date:
02/06/2016
Dr Alba Fedeli delivers Ibn Rushd Lecture at the Muslim Institute

Dr Alba Fedeli delivers Ibn Rushd Lecture at the Muslim Institute

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Dr Alba Fedeli, an Honorary Fellow of ITSEE, has been invited to deliver the 4th Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture at the Muslim Institute in London about the rediscovery of the Birmingham Qur'an.
Date:
01/06/2016
New Theology and Religion blog

New Theology and Religion blog

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A new blog dedicated to following the Department of Theology and Religion's activities has been launched, why not follow us at https://theologyreligionuob.wordpress.com/ to stay up to date with news, events, op-eds from our staff and more.
Date:
27/05/2016
Religion in public life:  levelling the ground

Religion in public life: levelling the ground

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Report and videos from the 2016 Edward Cadbury Lectures, given by Professor Grace Davie (University of Exeter).
Date:
23/05/2016
It's not just about food

It's not just about food

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The first of our Christianity and Social Engagement Forums on April 20th brought together leading practitioners from churches and Christian organisations to explore the topic of food provision.
Date:
11/05/2016
Landmark book published on New Testament commentaries

Landmark book published on New Testament commentaries

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A new book on the earliest commentaries on the New Testament has been published by members of the European Research Council COMPAUL project at ITSEE, including chapters on commentaries in Latin, Greek, Coptic, Gothic, and Ethiopic and an extensive checklist of New Testament Greek catena manuscripts.
Date:
10/05/2016
Belief in social action: exploring faith groups' responses to local needs

Belief in social action: exploring faith groups' responses to local needs

Description
New briefing paper from the Faith Based Regeneration Neywork, TSRC and the Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion.
Date:
04/05/2016
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