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23-24 March, France conference on Religious Facts and Media

[ March 23, 2016 9:00 am to March 24, 2016 6:00 pm. ] The Ph. D. candidates of the Groupe Sociétés, Religions, Laïcités (EPHE-CNRS) will organize a colloquium on Religious Facts and Media. It will take place at École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris, France, at the GSRL, on the 23rd and 24th of March 2016.

This colloquium will open for discussion the processes and issues at stake related [...]

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CFP Deadline: Mar. 20, Australia Symposium on Meaning & Application of Human Dignity in Islam

[ March 13, 2016 to March 20, 2016. ] An International Roundtable Symposium will be organized on “What would Prophet Muhammad do? Exploring the Meaning & Application of Human Dignity in Islam” at the Imam Hasan Center July 16-17, 2016, in Sydney, Australia. Please see the below call for papers.

Synopsis:

A great deal of scholarship in the West has emerged on the concept of human [...]

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CFP Deadline: Mar. 15, UCLA 2016 Im Conference of Korean Christianity

[ March 2, 2016 to March 15, 2016. ] Call for Papers: UCLA 2016 Im Conference of Korean Christianity

The UCLA Center for Korean Studies is pleased to announce that the 2016 Im Conference of Korean Christianity will be held at 10383 Bunche Hall on April 22, 2016.

The conference aims to give scholars in all Korea-related and world-Christianity fields an opportunity to present their researches [...]

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CFP Deadline: Mar. 15, Conference on “Jews in the Southern Hinterland,” USA

[ March 1, 2016 to March 15, 2016. ] In conjunction with the 300th anniversary of the founding of Natchez, Mississippi, the Southern Jewish Historical Society will hold its 41st annual conference there on November 3-6, 2016. The theme will be “Jews in the Southern Hinterland,” exploring the experience of Jews living in the smaller cities and rural areas of the South. Possible topics [...]

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CFP Deadline: March 15, Conference on Applied Buddhism, Canada

[ February 29, 2016 to March 15, 2016. ] The Conference on Applied Buddhism: Past and Present, to be held October 14-16, 2016, at the University of Toronto, Canada will focus on the exploration of two current streams of Applied Buddhism, one in Buddhist countries that have responded to changes, challenges, and needs that have arisen in their homelands and abroad, and the other [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 29, Australia conference on Religious Transformation in Asian History

[ February 7, 2016 to February 29, 2016. ] An International Conference on ” Religious Transformation in Asian History” will be held
07-09 April 2016, at Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Abstract Deadline: 29 February 2016

Asian history and culture have been profoundly influenced by a number of religions (Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Islam, Sikhism, Shamanism, and Shintō). These traditions offer spiritual guidelines but also set [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 15, China conference on the Wutai Cult

[ February 1, 2016 to February 15, 2016. ] The Second International Conference on the Wutai Cult, ““Mañjuśrī in Motion: The Cross-cultural Characteristics and  ‘International’ Impact of the Wutai Cult” will be held by the Wutai International Institute of Buddhism and East Asian Cultures and secondary sponsors of King’s College at the University of London, Tsinghua Institute for Ethics and Religions Studies (IERS), Fudan [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 15, Sixth Annual RefoR Conference 2016, Denmark

[ February 1, 2016 to February 15, 2016. ] The Sixth Annual RefoRC Conference 2016 will be held May 26-28, 2016 and will hosted by the University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Theology, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Theme of Plenary Papers
The theme of the plenary papers is: ‘Church’ at the time of the Reformation – Invisible community, visible parish, confession, building…?

The conference aims at a clarification and a [...]

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World Interfaith Harmony Week, Feb 1-7

[ January 31, 2016 to February 7, 2016. ] The World Interfaith Harmony Week was first proposed at the UN General Assembly on September 23, 2010 by H.M. King Abdullah II of Jordan. On October 20, 2010, it was unanimously adopted by the UN and henceforth the first week of February is observed as a World Interfaith Harmony Week.

The World Interfaith Harmony Week provides [...]

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CFP Deadline: Jan. 31, Historical Encounters between the Episcopal and Anglican Church and Indigenous Peoples in North America, US

[ January 25, 2016 to January 31, 2016. ] The Tri-History Conference on “Wondering, Witness/Worship, and War: Historical Encounters between the Episcopal and Anglican Church and Indigenous Peoples in North America” will be held in Oneida (Green Bay), Wisconsin from Tuesday evening, June 14 through Friday morning, June 17, 2016.

The organizers invite papers, panels, presentations and workshops to explore the history of the relationship [...]

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