Tag Archives: Judaism

Dec. 18-19, Conference on “Abraham’s Trials: Obedience and Rebellion,” Belgium

[ December 18, 2014 to December 19, 2014. ] An international conference on “Abraham’s Trials: Obedience and Rebellion” will be held 18-19 December 2014 at the University of Antwerp, Belgium.

Abraham is the central figure in the three main monotheistic religious traditions that are also the focus of the two exhibitions that will be held in Antwerp in the Autumn. On 18 and 19 December [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 20, Seminar on World Religions:Enter, the Metaphysics, India

[ November 12, 2014 to November 20, 2014. ] The Department of Philosophy, Goa University, Goa- 403206, India is all set to organize an International Seminar on “World Religions: Enter, the Metaphysics – Metaphysical Approach to World Religions through Symbols” from 25-27 February, 2015 at the Conference Hall of Goa University. The Seminar is aimed at exploring the possibility of synthesizing major world religions [...]

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CFP Deadline: April 13, Conference, “”Abraham’s Trials: Obedience and Rebellion,” Belgium

[ April 5, 2014 to April 13, 2014. ] An international conference on “Abraham’s Trials: Obedience and Rebellion” will be held 18-19 December 2014 at the University of Antwerp, Belgium.

Abraham is the central figure in the three main monotheistic religious traditions that are also the focus of the two exhibitions that will be held in Antwerp in the Autumn. On 18 and 19 December [...]

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CFA Deadline: February 1, Fellowships for doctoral research on “German-speaking Jewry,” Germany

[ January 21, 2014 to February 1, 2014. ] Fellowships of the international Leo Baeck Fellowship Program are awarded to doctoral students who pursue their research in the field of history and culture of German-speaking Jewry. Besides financial support, the program offers regular workshops, jointly organised by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and the Leo Baeck Institute London. The program is open to students [...]

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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: 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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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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Ramadan celebration at synagogue promotes interfaith

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Are Gentiles Cool?

This article in the Huff Post is submitted by an Orthodox Jew explaining what his religion teaches him about those who don’t share his faith >>

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