Tag Archives: religious diversity

[US]: The Value of Teaching Religious Literacy

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June 1-2, Georgia conference on “Religions and Secularities in the Caucasus: New Configurations”

[ June 1, 2015 to June 2, 2015. ] A conference on “Religions and Secularities in the Caucasus: New Configurations” will be held June 1-2, 2015 in Tbilisi, Georgia. The conference will be supported by the project CASCADES, in collaboration with the project ISSECEU, both within the Seventh Framework Program of the European Commission, and the Ilia University, Tbilisi.

This international conference will be dedicated [...]

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CFP Deadline: Dec. 1, Conference on Religion and Secularities in the Caucasus, Georgia

[ November 27, 2014 to December 1, 2014. ] A conference on “Religions and Secularities in the Caucasus: New Configurations” will be held June 1-2, 2015 in Tbilisi, Georgia. The conference will be supported by the project CASCADES, in collaboration with the project ISSECEU, both within the Seventh Framework Program of the European Commission, and the Ilia University, Tbilisi. The organizers will provide travel [...]

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Nov 5-6, US conference on Rudolf Otto’s Legacy

[ November 5, 2014 9:00 am to November 6, 2014 5:30 pm. ] The UW Lubar Institute for the Study of the Abrahamic Religions at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will hold a Conference on “The Holy in a Pluralistic World: Rudolf Otto’s Legacy in the Twenty-First Century.” Rudolf Otto, author of the classic The Idea of the Holy (org. 1917; Eng. trans., 1923), is best known today for [...]

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Jan. 13-14, II Intl. Conference, Contemporary Philosophy of Religion, Iran

[ January 13, 2014 to January 14, 2014. ] The two-day Second International Conference on Contemporary Philosophy of Religion is organized by Iranian Association for Philosophy of Religion in cooperation with The Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies in Teheran, Iran, January 13-14, 2014.

The conference will explore the following issues:

Comparative Theology
Science and Religion / Religious Science
Religious Diversity
Philosophy of Religion and Islamic Wisdom (Hekmat)

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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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The World Faith Blog

World Faith is an interfaith social action organization, which mobilizes religiously-diverse young adults to participate in service-learning projects, engages in interfaith dialogue through action, and utilizes the media to counter religious extremism and demonstrate how religion can inform work for unity and peace, rather than hate, war, and division.

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Intercultural Understanding Project

The Intercultural Understanding (ICU) project is a large-scale Australian Research Council project  working with schools and schooling systems to help them build intercultural understanding. The project aims to build knowledge and appreciation of Australia’s social, cultural, linguistic and religious diversity, and the ability to relate to and communicate across cultures.

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A New Model Of Teaching Religious Tolerance

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