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Upcoming and past events in the School of Divinity.

Stories from the Margins

10 FEBRUARY 2016 - Stories from the Margins, Organised by the Story and Religion Network

“Where were you?” Hard words for hard times – languages and justice in a time of war on refugees.

18 FEBRUARY 2016 - This seminar will address the challenges to the churches and people of faith which come with the chronic humanitarian situation facing refugees.

Gunning Lecture: The Social Theory of the Trinity

9 MARCH 2016 - A Gunning Lecture by Richard Swinburne

Sisters in the Buddha: On a Cambodian Statuary Cult

17 MARCH 2016 - an annual public lecture hosted by the Asian Religions Network

The 2016 Edgar Astaire Lecture: Poles and Jews in Wartime Edinburgh

30 March 2016 - Dr Kenneth Collins from the University of Glasgow will give this year's Edgar Astaire Lecture

Religious Diversity and Cultural Change in Scotland: Modern Perspectives

19 APRIL 2016 - A One Day Conference organised by Scottish Religious Cultures Network (SRCN), with Religious Studies and the Centre for Theology and Public Issues, Edinburgh

God, Creation and Providence

23 APRIL 2016 - The St John’s Theology Symposium, a joint event with New College and the Centre for Theology and Public Issues

Visions of the End: The Book of Revelation in Art, Music, and Politics

30 APRIL 2016 - Professor Elaine Pagels, Princeton University will deliver a public lecture on 'Visions of the End: The Book of Revelation in Art, Music, and Politics'.

Why is Nag Hammadi important for biblical scholars?

3rd MAY 2016 - Professor Elaine Pagels of Princeton University delivers a lecture, Why is "Nag Hammadi important for biblical scholars?"

Alumni Reunion 2016

4 JUNE 2016 - Join us at New College for the 2016 Alumni Reunion and share food, entertainment and good memories.

Professors Tom Wright (St Andrews) and John Barclay (Durham) will discuss St Paul

15 JUNE 2016 - Professors Tom Wright (St Andrews) and John Barclay (Durham) will discuss St Paul

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