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Dr Cheema briefs United States Congress

Dr Cheema briefs United States Congress

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Dr Iqtidar Cheema briefed the United States Congress on the role of religious leaders in the prevention of inciting violence on 7 June 2017.
Date:
16/06/2017
The Annual Walter J. Hollenweger Lecture 2017: The Spirit of the Atonement: Pentecostal Challenges to the Christian Tradition

The Annual Walter J. Hollenweger Lecture 2017: The Spirit of the Atonement: Pentecostal Challenges to the Christian Tradition

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Professor Steven M. Studebaker (McMaster Divinity College, Ontario, Canada) came to the University of Birmingham on 6 June 2017 to deliver a lecture in honour of Walter J. Hollenweger.
Date:
09/06/2017
Resilience, religion and laughter after the London attack and Manchester bombing

Resilience, religion and laughter after the London attack and Manchester bombing

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Dr Katherine Brown on how the two most recent terrorist attacks in the UK have raised significant questions around how society and communities should respond.
Date:
09/06/2017
This is how Islamist radicalisation actually happens

This is how Islamist radicalisation actually happens

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Dr Katherine Brown (Department of Theology & Religion) writes for The Independent.
Date:
09/06/2017
Professor Cesari discusses the rise of ethnographic-nationalism and the future of liberal democracy

Professor Cesari discusses the rise of ethnographic-nationalism and the future of liberal democracy

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Professor Jocelyne Cesari, Director of Research of the Edward Cadbury Centre, discusses the rise of ethnonationalism and the future of liberal democracy, as part of a foreign policy workshop organized by the Council of Foreign Relations in the United States.
Date:
09/06/2017
Why Pope Francis and Donald Trump are "the oddest pope-president pairing in history"

Why Pope Francis and Donald Trump are "the oddest pope-president pairing in history"

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Professor Candida Moss (Distinguished Honorary Fellow at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion) writes in Politico.
Date:
07/06/2017
Islamophobia and causes of terrorism must be part of awkward conversations after London Bridge attack

Islamophobia and causes of terrorism must be part of awkward conversations after London Bridge attack

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Dr Katherine Brown (Theology and Religion) and Dr Chris Allen (Social Policy) write for The Conversation.
Date:
07/06/2017
Ben Haupt invited to give keynote presentation

Ben Haupt invited to give keynote presentation

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ITSEE doctoral student Ben Haupt has recently given a keynote address at a conference on Mission as well as a presentation at the North American Patristics Society annual meeting.
Date:
01/06/2017
Dr Tanya Riches talks about lack of representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander in Australian Church

Dr Tanya Riches talks about lack of representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander in Australian Church

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Cadbury Centre Honorary Associate Dr Tanya Riches addresses an audience at the Christian Media & Arts Australia Connect17 conference.
Date:
31/05/2017
Islamic State hates what Ariana Grande stands for – that's why we should celebrate her

Islamic State hates what Ariana Grande stands for – that's why we should celebrate her

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Dr Katherine Brown writes for The Conversation.
Date:
31/05/2017
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