School of Divinity

Event archive

Past events at the School of Divinity

Hartford Seminary - Willem A. Bijlefeld Lecture

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Professor Mona Siddiqui delivers this year’s Willem A. Bijlefeld Lecture at Hartford Seminary.

Live Webinar - Global Gurus

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The Leverhulme Research Project on Gurus, anti-gurus, and media in North India, and the Religious Studies Seminar series welcome you to an international panel on Global Gurus.

In conversation with… Alison Mukherjee

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Tuesday, 23rd March, 1pm on Zoom

New College Christmas Carol Service 2020

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Friday, 4th December, 4pm, online on Teams

Act of Remembrance at New College

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Wednesday, 11 November, 10.50am on Microsoft Teams

Reimagining Mission during and after Covid

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Online, Wednesday 18 November, 1-2.30pm, on Zoom

Virtual postgraduate open days

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From 9-13 November 2020, The University of Edinburgh are running a series of virtual postgraduate open days.

In Conversation with Anne Donovan

Anne Donovan discusses religious themes in her fiction in this online event hosted by the Scottish Network for Religion and Literature, School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh.

Biblical Resources for RCL Year B - Online CPD Day for Ministers and Worship Leaders

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Online CPD Day for Minister & Worship Leaders organised by School of Divinity, Univ of Edinburgh with Trinity College, Univ of Glasgow

Yale Edinburgh Conference 2020

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CANCELLED due to corona virus. The next meeting of the Yale Edinburgh Group will take place in 2021.

Buddhism CPD event for teachers

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Online, Saturday 20 June 2020, 10am-12noon.

Truth & Responsibility: Remembering Srebrenica

Tuesday 25 February 2020, 1.10-2pm, Senate Room, New College

Discussing religious themes in Alasdair Gray's work

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5:30-6:30pm, Wednesday 12 February 2020, The Senate Room

Christianity & LGBT+ symposium

Saturday 8 February 2020, 9am-3.15pm, Martin Hall, New College.

New College Burns Supper 2020

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Friday 24 January 2020, 7pm, Rainy Hall

Exploring the role of religion in Scottish Literature: Inviting the Ghost to the Feast

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2-6pm Wednesday 22 January 2020, Room G.05 in 50 George Square

History of Scottish Theology

Book launch, Tuesday 14 January 2020, 5.30pm, St Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh.

First Fridays

Cake bake
Conversation and cake for postgraduate students at New College

Death in Scotland

The 'Death in Scotland' event features academic speakers from several fields of expertise.