Professor Thomas A. Fudge on: Martin Luther, Father of the Reformation

Professor Thomas A. Fudge on: Martin Luther, Father of the Reformation

Martin Luther’s 500 Year Old Wax Nose Five hundred years ago, an Augustinian monk posted an announcement on a public bulletin board in a German university town. Hardly anyone knew him then. This rather ordinary event is still remembered. At the turn of the millennium, a group of reporters published a book listing 1,000 of the most important and influential people of the past millennium. Martin...

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Postgraduate Advanced Training Seminar (PATS) and Symposium

Postgraduate Advanced Training Seminar (PATS) and Symposium

  Devotion, Gender and the Body in the Religious Cultures of Europe 1100-1800 A postgraduate advanced training seminar (PATS) and Symposium   To be held on:   Friday 18 August 2017 at Monash University (Clayton Campus) 11am-5pm and Saturday 19 August 2017 at Pilgrim Theological College, College Crescent, Parkville 9:30am-5pm The Religious History Association is keen to promote the...

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Celebrating The Reformation 500th Anniversary

Celebrating The Reformation 500th Anniversary

VDMA :  Verbum Domini Manet in Aeternum (The Word of the Lord Endures Forever) is the motto of the Lutheran Reformation, an expression of the perpetual power and authority of God’s Word.   In 2017, Moore College, Newtown is planning to commemorate the Reformation 500th Anniversary by holding a series of public events.   Dates for your diary are:Edit this page 26-27 May. Justification...

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Seminar Paper by Constant Mews – Venue : The University of Sydney 15 May 2017

Seminar Paper by Constant Mews – Venue : The University of Sydney 15 May 2017

Monday, 15 May 2017 Place: Kevin Lee Room Level 6, Lobby H Quadrangle Building Time: 4pm-5.30pm Prof Constant J. Mews (Monash University) “Rethinking Religious History in Global Perspective: Songlines, Sacred Stories and Theologies” Religious history can often become a celebration of what is parochial, without awareness of larger global issues. By contrast. the history of religions often deals...

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History of Evangelicalism – Symposium – 5-6 September 2017

History of Evangelicalism – Symposium – 5-6 September 2017

Trajectories: boundaries and diversity in Evangelicalism   This symposium is occasioned by the publication of the final volume in the History of Evangelicalism series (IVP). The Disruption of Evangelicalism examines the first half of the twentieth century. However the themes identified by Dr Geof f Treloar of ACT have potential for much wider application. Identity, diversity,  response to...

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