School of Divinity


School of Divinity events from 2020.

History of Scottish Theology

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

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

An open book floating in front of the exit between densely packed library shelves
2-6pm Wednesday 22 January 2020, Room G.05 in 50 George Square

New College Burns Supper 2020

Decorative ceiling, light fittings and arched windows in the Rainy Hall
Friday 24 January 2020, 7pm, Rainy Hall

Christianity & LGBT+ symposium

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

Discussing religious themes in Alasdair Gray's work

Black and white head and shoulders shot of Alasdair Gray
5:30-6:30pm, Wednesday 12 February 2020, The Senate Room

Truth & Responsibility: Remembering Srebrenica

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

First Fridays

Cake bake
Conversation and cake for postgraduate students at New College

Buddhism CPD event for teachers

Looking up at a statue of the seated Buddha against a blue sky
Online, Saturday 20 June 2020, 10am-12noon.

Yale Edinburgh Conference 2020

Long shot of New College and Bank Street taken across the trees from Waverley Mall area
CANCELLED due to corona virus. The next meeting of the Yale Edinburgh Group will take place in 2021.

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

A colour picture of lettering in a Latin Bible.
Online CPD Day for Minister & Worship Leaders organised by School of Divinity, Univ of Edinburgh with Trinity College, Univ of Glasgow

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.

Virtual postgraduate open days

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

Act of Remembrance at New College

Colour image of a group of poppies
Wednesday, 11 November, 10.50am on Microsoft Teams

Reimagining Mission during and after Covid

Reimagining Mission during and after Covid event poster
Online, Wednesday 18 November, 1-2.30pm, on Zoom

New College Christmas Carol Service 2020

Colour image of New College's Christmas Tree lit up
Friday, 4th December, 4pm, online on Teams