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[ December 24, 2014 to January 5, 2015. ] The Shi’i Studies Group at the University of Chicago, USA, is pleased to invite abstracts for the 2015 symposium, to be held April 3-4, 2015. The topic of the symposium is “The Practical Authority of the Imams and their Representatives.”
Purpose of the Symposium
The University of Chicago Shi’i Studies Symposium was initiated with the aim of [...]
[ June 19, 2013 to June 22, 2013. ] The Ecclesiological Investigations Network’s 2013 International Gathering on the theme “Religion, Authority and the State: from Constantine to the Secular and Beyond” will meet in Belgrade, Serbia, 19-22 June 2013.
The conference will explore a wide range of issues and historical as well as pertinent questions concerning religion, authority and the state, east-west relations, inter-faith and [...]