APOCRYPHA-project starting up
Aug. 28, 2020 1:15 PM
With the arrival of the first three project members, August marks the starting point for the new EU-funded research project APOCRYPHA. Postdoctoral fellow Samuel Peter Cook, associate professor Laura Slaughter and executive officer Sigurd Hanserud have now joined professor and principal investigator Hugo Lundhaug.
Raha Sabet Sarvestany has started her research period at TF
Aug. 28, 2020 12:00 PM
Raha Sabet Sarvestany started her research period at the Faculty of Theology in August. Through the Scholars at Risk-program, she will now spend a year researching how the Islamic revolution in Iran has affected the lives of intellectuals in the country.
Shedding new light on Paul’s use of “sarx”
June 25, 2020 4:48 PM
The first Christians were in a major transition towards a new identity. In a new EU funded project, Linda Joelsson will investigate how Paul uses the term “sarx” when their new, collective identity is established.
RSP Podcast on Recent Volume on Aniconism
Apr. 7, 2020 10:54 PM
Judaism, Christianity and Islam are often presumed to be image-unfriendly. Professor Terje Stordalen from Oslo and Professor Birgit Meyer from Utrecht challenges these conceptions in a podcast by The Religious Studies Project, where they are interviewed about their latest book.
Four new international PhD fellows
Feb. 28, 2020 12:19 PM
This February, four new PhD fellows arrived at the faculty. With projects spanning from Chaplaincy and the ethics of organ donation to Liturgical Psalters and 15th century pneumatology, these four new faculty members will contribute to the diverse and interdisciplinary profile of the Faculty of Theology.