Tag Archives: Christianity

CFA Deadline: Jan. 24, Woolf Visiting Fellowship, Abrahamic religions, UK

[ January 7, 2014 to January 24, 2014. ] The Woolf Institute, which specializes in the study of relations between Jews, Christians and Muslims from a multidisciplinary perspective, invites applications for its annual visiting fellowship.

The Fellowship is tenable for a two to three month period that overlaps one of the Cambridge terms 2015:

Lent term: 13 January–13 March 2015
Easter term: 21 April–12 June 2015

The successful [...]

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January 13 Conference, “Religion and Politics: Power and Empowerment,” Hong Kong

[ January 13, 2014; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] The January 13 Hong Kong Conference on “Religion & Politics: Power and Empowerment,” is organized by the Centre for Comparative and Public Law, the Faith and Global Engagement initiative, and Bridging Gaps.

This interfaith conference will explore the relationship between spiritual ethos and power in a number of world religions – Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. In [...]

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CFP Deadline: Jan 12, Poland Conference, “Transfers” in Baltic Sea Region between VIII-XVII centuries.

[ December 29, 2013 to January 12, 2014. ] The University of Gdansk & Gdansk University of Technology are holding an international conference, “Conference Origines et mutationes circa principio Mare Balticum: Transfer of people, ideas,technologies and religion in Baltic Sea Region between VIII-XVII centuries” September 10-13, 2014 (tentatively). The conference is aimed at wide range of researchers, e.g. from Ph.D. Candidates to Professors, giving [...]

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CFP Deadline: January 5, UK Conference, The Glocalisation of Christianity in China

[ December 26, 2013 to January 5, 2014. ] “The Glocalisation of Christianity in China,” an international conference organised by The Centre for Chinese Studies and Department of Religions and Theology will be held at the University of Manchester 15-16 May 2014.

The organizers welcome historians/scholars of Christianity and China to join us in a debate that addresses the following questions/issues:

1. Is there a pattern [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 30, SHARP Annual conference ‘Religions of the Book,’ Belgium

[ October 29, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] The 22nd annual conference of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP) will be held in Antwerp (Belgium), Wednesday 17 September through Sunday 21 September 2014. The program takes place primarily at the University of Antwerp, in the old centre of the city, but includes events at different venues of book [...]

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Oct. 25, Conference on “Growth, Stagnation, Decline, and Renewal of the Christian Churches in Korea,” 1945-2020, USA

[ October 25, 2013; ] 2013 Im Conference of Korean Christianity, UCLA Center for Korean Studies:
“Growth, Stagnation, Decline, and Renewal of the Christian Churches in Korea, 1945-2020”
Conference Date: October 25, 2013

Topics
The conference aims to investigate the history of growth and decline of the Christian churches in the post-Korean War Korea. It would include the following issues: history and theories of [...]

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Sep. 26-28, Conference on “Christian Faith and the University,” Canada

[ September 26, 2013 to September 28, 2013. ] Christian Faith and the University is a three-day conference (Sept. 26-28, 2013) on the historic relationship between Christianity and the academy from the Reformation to the 21st century to be held at McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Visit the website for more details.

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CFA Deadline: Oct. 4, Fellowship, “Jews and Empire,” USA

[ September 4, 2013 to October 5, 2013. ] The Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan is pleased to announce its Fellowship Theme for 2014-2015: “Jews & Empires.”

The theme of “Jews and Empires” presents a good vantage point for comparative and interdisciplinary examination of aspects of political, economic, social, and cultural history, as well as comparative study of religions, [...]

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Fellowships for Europe and North American scholars, 2014-2015, Religion and the Liberal Order, USA

[ September 2, 2013 to October 1, 2013. ] Call for Proposals
The Transatlantic Academy is seeking candidates to serve as resident Fellows from September 2014-June 2015 to examine the research theme, Religion and the Liberal Order. A joint project of the German Marshall Fund of the United States, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius, the Robert Bosch Stiftung, and the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, the Transatlantic [...]

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CFP Deadline: August 25, 2013 Im Conference of Korean Christianity, USA

[ August 12, 2013 to August 25, 2013. ] 2013 Im Conference of Korean Christianity, UCLA Center for Korean Studies:
“Growth, Stagnation, Decline, and Renewal of the Christian Churches in Korea, 1945-2020”
Conference Date: October 25, 2013

Topics
The conference aims to investigate the history of growth and decline of the Christian churches in the post-Korean War Korea. It would include the following issues: history and theories [...]

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