Keynote lecture : Luther and Dreams 29 November 2017

Keynote lecture : Luther and Dreams 29 November 2017

Keynote lecture for the Reformation at the University of Sydney Dreams also happened to be recorded at key turning points of the Reformation, and they give rare insight into Luther’s deepest anxieties and feelings. Discussed collectively, Luther and his followers used dream interpretations to communicate concerns they did not discuss explicitly. This lecture explores how historians can make use...

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BOOK LAUNCH – John Luttrell

BOOK LAUNCH – John Luttrell

CARDINAL NORMAN THOMAS GILROY BIOGRAPHY by John Luttrell FMS entitled : Norman Thomas Gilroy: An Obedient Life Norman Thomas Gilroy was born in 1896 in a rented cottage in the working class suburb of Glebe in Sydney, Australia. His mortal remains now lie three kilometres away in the crypt of St Mary’s Cathedral among six other Archbishops of Sydney. His long career as Archbishop (1940‑71) and...

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Huguenot Society of Australia Conference and Dinner

Huguenot Society of Australia Conference and Dinner

The Huguenots: French Reformers Their Faith and Diaspora   Venue:  ’99 On York’, York St, Sydney Time:     10.0am – 6.00pm Dinner:  6.00pm     Keynote speaker: Dr Robyn Gwynn, former Associate Professor of History at Massey University, NZ. Dr Gwynn is the world authority on Huguenots in Britain   Full information available through this link:...

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A postgraduate advanced training seminar (PATS) and Symposium

A postgraduate advanced training seminar (PATS) and Symposium

‘Devotion, Gender and the Body in the Religious Cultures of Europe 1100-1800’ Friday 18 August 2017 at : Monash University (Clayton Campus) : 11am-5pm and Saturday 19 August 2017 at: Pilgrim Theological College, College Crescent, Parkville : 9am-5pm A postgraduate advanced training seminar (PATS) and Symposium Devotion, Gender and the Body in European Religious Cultures 1100-1800:...

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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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