Tag Archives: Orthodox Christianity

June 23-26, 13th SIGNIS TV Seminar, “Dialogue of Churches, Dialogue of Cultures,” Russia

[ June 23, 2014 to June 26, 2014. ] The 13th SIGNIS Seminar for TV Producers and Broadcasters will take place in St Petersburg, Russia, from 23-26 June 2014 on the theme “Dialogue of Churches, Dialogue of Cultures”. This first major SIGNIS event in Russia is organized in collaboration with Blagovest Media and the St Petersburg International Film Festival of Festivals, and with the [...]

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Mar. 28-31, Conference on Orthodox Christianity in Russia and Eastern Europe, USA

[ March 28, 2013 to March 31, 2013. ] The Havighurst Center at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA is pleased to announce its 12th Annual International Young Researchers Conference on the theme, “Orthodox Christianity In Russia And Eastern Europe: Historical And Contemporary Perspectives,” to be held March 28 – 31, 2013.

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CFP Deadline: Oct. 1, Conference on “Orthodox Christianity In Russia And Eastern Europe,” USA.

[ September 1, 2012 8:00 pm to October 1, 2012 8:00 pm. ] The Havighurst Center at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA is pleased to announce its 12th Annual International Young Researchers Conference on the theme, “Orthodox Christianity In Russia And Eastern Europe: Historical And Contemporary Perspectives,” to be held March 28 – 31, 2013.

Before the collapse of communism, religion in Russia and Eastern Europe was rarely a [...]

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CFP Deadline: Sep. 15, Conference on “Ready for Democracy” in Orthodox, Islamic Worlds, USA

[ August 15, 2012 10:00 pm to September 15, 2012 10:00 pm. ] A call for papers has been issued with a deadline of September 15, 2012, for a conference on “Ready for Democracy? Religion and Political Culture in the Orthodox and Islamic Worlds” at Indiana University Bloomington, Feb. 28-March 2, 2013. The conference – sponsored by the Russian and East European Institute (REEI) at Indiana University Bloomington [...]

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Bulgaria revives debate on compulsory study of religion in schools

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Fundamentals of religious cultures and secular ethics

This is the website for the pilot program teaching about religious cultures and secular ethics in 19 regions of the Russian Federation.  This course started on the 1st of April 2010. This website has the purpose and objectives of the course, curriculum, textbook materials, and other relevant materials.  

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Food, Faith and Community

The Shap Working Party on Education in Religions annual journal World Religions in Education's 2009 topic is Food, Faith and Community. This new e-journal includes a wide variety of free articles for teachers and others interested in learning more about religions and beliefs, with contributions from perspectives rarely found in conventional text books, for example [...]

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