Previous events - Page 3

Painting: Circumcision of Abraham, from the Bible of Jean de Sy, ca. 1355-1357.
Time and place: May 9, 2019 12:00 PMMay 11, 2019 1:00 PM, room 304, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

This meeting will bring together international experts on male circumcision in its early Jewish, Christian, and Graeco-Roman context.

Time and place: Apr. 12, 2019 12:15 PM1:45 PM, Norwegian School of Theology, Room 417

Faculty of Theology, in collaboration with Norwegian School of Theology welcomes Professor Jens Schröter from Humboldt University in Berlin.

Time and place: Apr. 11, 2019 11:00 AM12:30 PM, Room 305, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

Although discovered in the early 1960s, several aspects of the synagogue in the ancient harbor city of Ostia outside Rome have remained unrevealed. Dr. Mary Jane Cuyler presents recent discoveries in this lecture. 

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Time and place: Apr. 4, 2019 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

The Oslo Lectures in New Testament and Early Christian Studies proudly presents Dr. Brent Nongbri, Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Ancient History at the Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia.

Time and place: Mar. 27, 2019 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

What does it mean - philosophically and ethically - to look at migration from a refugees perspective? Bernhard Waldenfels, one of Europes leading philosophers, gives his answers in this lecture.

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Time and place: Mar. 15, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Domus Theologica. Room U214

A pioneer of Christian monasticism in the 3rd and 4th centuries, St. Antony was highly influential, not least through the highly popular Life of St. Antony written by Athanasius of Alexandria. Inspired by this text, Jerome decided to write a rival biography focusing on another early monk, St. Paul the Hermit

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2019 9:15 AM4:00 PM, room 305, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

This focused masterclass uses Linn Tonstad's work in queer and constructive theology as a point of departure for examining questions of method and content in the intersections (or failed encounters) between theology and sexuality.

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 9:15 AM11:00 AM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

Open lecture with Linn Tonstad, associate professor at Yale University and professor II at the Faculty of Theology, University of Oslo

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Time and place: Mar. 12, 2019 3:00 PM5:00 PM, Faculty Library

Professor Torkel Brekke has studied muslims who are excluded from interest-based loans and how they establish alternative models of funding.

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Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Domus Theologica, U40

Lecture tittle: Introduction to the course “Texts from Deuteronomy”.The lecture should include historical and theological perspectives. 

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Time and place: Feb. 27, 2019 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Domus Theologica, U214

Lecture tittle: Introduction to the course “Texts from Deuteronomy”.The lecture should include historical and theological perspectives. 

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Time and place: Feb. 27, 2019 9:15 AM10:00 AM, Domus Theologica, U214

Lecture tittle: Introduction to the course “Texts from Deuteronomy”.The lecture should include historical and theological perspectives. 

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2019 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Teologisk Bibliotek

It is two years since the inauguration of Donald as the president of the United States. Trump got electoral support from an overwhelming majority of white evangelical Christians. How could these groups of Evangelical Christians embrace Trump’s candidacy? How is the alliance between the president and these Christian groups manifested? Is Trump a Christian president?

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Time and place: Jan. 16, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Faculty Library
Time and place: Dec. 19, 2018 12:00 PM4:00 PM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

Wally V. Cirafesi  will defend his doctoral dissertation: "John within Judaism: Religion, Ethnicity, and the Shaping of Jesus-Oriented Jewishness in the Fourth Gospel"  for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) at the Faculty of Theology.

Time and place: Dec. 19, 2018 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

"John within Hellenism? A critical assessment of recent arguments for locating the Gospel of John within a Greco-Roman conceptual and cultural framework (philosophy, imperial discourse, literary genre, Greek language, etc.)."

Time and place: Dec. 18, 2018 11:15 AM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica
Time and place: Nov. 30, 2018 12:00 PM4:00 PM, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9, Auditorium U40

Dominic Amonzem will defend his doctoral dissertation: "Gendering Marriage: Exploring Kasena Marriage Practices in North-East Ghana"  for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) at the Faculty of Theology.

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2018 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9, Auditorium U40

"Interrogating gender and religion through seniority, language and liminality in Kasena marriage rituals (Northern Ghana)".

Time and place: Nov. 5, 2018 2:00 PMNov. 7, 2018 3:00 PM, SALT lecture theatre (S110, Paul Webley Wing), London, UK

The conference will investigate whether and to what extent religious knowledge in the form of textual traditions and rituals was accessible to and known by ordinary people beyond religious functionaries.

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Time and place: Nov. 1, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Domus Theologica, Room U214

In this seminar, Gudme considers how a detailed study of hospitality in a Mediterranean-type society, such as the Hebrew Bible, can help contemplate hospitality and reception of strangers in contemporary Scandinavia.

Time and place: Nov. 1, 2018 11:15 AM12:00 PM, Faculty Library, Domus Theologica

This lecture explores the relationship between hospitality and violence in the Hebrew Bible and it examines the role, function and literary use of hospitality in these texts.

Time and place: Oct. 22, 2018 12:30 PM2:00 PM, room 305, Domus Theologica
Time and place: Oct. 17, 2018 12:00 PM1:30 PM, room 205, Domus Theologica

Professor Mary Evelyn Tucker is a pioneer in the field of religion and ecology, and this years Arne Næss Chair. 

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2018Sep. 27, 2018, Professorboligen, Karl Johans Gate 47, 0162 Oslo

Formatting Nonreligion in Late Modern Societies - Institutional and Legal Perspectives