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Event - Religions - 24.06.2014
Schoolchildren act out Japanese folk tales

Media - Religions - 20.06.2014
2014 Sussex International Theory Prize winner announced

Religions - Administration - 12.06.2014
Hate crime: Lancashire gets results but doubts persist among some victims
Hate crime: Lancashire gets results but doubts persist among some victims
While there are positive outcomes for many victims who report hate crimes to the police in Lancashire, many victims of religiously aggravated verbal abuse are unsure about whether they can be dealt with effectively.

Religions - 06.06.2014
D-Day’s ’forgotten man’
Seventy years after Allied soldiers stormed the beaches of Normandy, the Churchill Archives Centre has released a short film commemorating the 'forgotten architect' of D-Day.

Religions - Art and Design - 28.05.2014
Vatican gives rare volume to University Special Collections
28 May 2014 The University has been chosen to receive a copy of a very rare book, printed by the Vatican, concerning Hildegard of Bingen.

Religions - Social Sciences - 27.05.2014
What drives far right and radical Islamist movements?
A new report, 'Integration, Disadvantage and Extremism', produced by researchers from the University of Oxford and Birkbeck, University of London, for the All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism, examines what drives extremism in British society.

Religions - Architecture - 27.05.2014
Distinctive 1960s university chapel recognised as East End landmark

Religions - Art and Design - 23.05.2014
Richard Dawkins makes operatic debut
23 May 2014 The voice of one of the country's best known atheists is to be part of an opera based on a controversial unfinished novel by Mark Twain on 24 May.

Religions - Event - 22.05.2014
Professor David Ford receives OBE

Event - Religions - 15.05.2014
From halal to hip-hop: Muslim life in the UK and Europe comes under the microscope
Halal meat, the representation of Islam in the British press, and female, Muslim hip-hop artists will all be topics of discussion at a three-day symposium held by Cambridge University's Centre of Islamic Studies.

Religions - Earth Sciences - 02.05.2014
"And the girl he immersed in the font he took out as a boy"
A conference taking place today in the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic is the first step in an ambitious graduate-led project to create an online database of the diverse and often confound

Religions - 11.04.2014
Comment: Noah film is more accurate than most children’s Bible stories
" Perhaps what makes the film unpalatable is that it's so different from the re-tellings of the biblical flood story with which we're familiar " Dr Katie Edwards, Lecturer in the Bible in Contemporar

Religions - History / Archeology - 09.04.2014
The afterlives of Joseph of Arimathea
Press release issued: 9 April 2014 In his new book, Dr William John Lyons, Senior Lecturer in Biblical Interpretation at the University of Bristol, explores the reception history of Joseph of Arimathea from the Bible to the present day.

History / Archeology - Religions - 07.04.2014
Q&A: how archives make history
The early modern period (1500-1800) saw a surge in the keeping of records. A conference later this week (9-10 April 2014) at the British Academy will look at the origins of the archives that shape our understanding of history.

History / Archeology - Religions - 02.04.2014
First World War 100 year anniversary – Durham University expertise
First World War 100 year anniversary – Durham University expertise
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Religions - Law - 28.03.2014
Why a small change makes a Big Day
It's time to revamp the photos and sharpen the footage of gay celebrities, writes Dr Leanne Smith from Cardiff Law School .

Linguistics / Literature - Religions - 26.03.2014
From text to texting: 10th century Greek manuscript is brought into the digital age
A tenth century Greek manuscript, one of the latest additions to the Digital Library, shows how the transmission and reinterpretation of written knowledge over the centuries still continues in today's digital age.

Religions - 04.03.2014
Divided by faith: Scottish researchers to put religion under the microscope
Theology and religion researchers from across Scotland are cooperating on a major initiative to analyse the importance of religion within modern within Scottish culture and society.

Religions - Administration - 28.02.2014
Modern Catholic Schools serve local communities well
Professor Anthony Finn St Andrew's Foundation Cardinal Winning Lecture Former General Teaching Council for Scotland Chief Executive Anthony Finn will tomorrow (1 March) give the 2014 Cardinal Winning Lecture.

Religions - 21.02.2014
Manchester's first alumnus Cardinal appointed
Manchester’s first alumnus Cardinal appointed

Religions - 20.02.2014
New Lancashire business promises to take people on a spiritual journey
A new business has been created to take people on spiritual journeys around the UK and Europe.

Religions - Law - 19.02.2014
Let’s talk about Islam and women’s rights
Professor Mona Siddiqui will be in Cambridge from 10 to 13 March to give a series of public talks that go to the heart of the debate that surrounds Islam and rights for women.

Religions - 17.02.2014
Rectorial Election - time to vote

Religions - Economics - 14.02.2014
’Intelligent Trust’, ethno-religious relations and the rise of the food bank
Shana Cohen and Ed Kessler discuss how individuals of different ethno-religious backgrounds in Europe can learn to trust each other, and how community-building initiatives in deprived areas can enhance the resilience of society.

Religions - Event - 11.02.2014
Father John Keenan, Bishop - elect of Paisley
Pope Francis has appointed Father John Keenan, Catholic Chaplain to the University of Glasgow, as Bishop of Paisley.

Religions - 10.02.2014
Mother Teresa: the ’demon’ saint
The late Mother Teresa, one of the world's highest-profile religious figures, was accused of being mad, vain, evil, and also of having an inappropriate relationship with a priest who was her spiritual director, according to newly published research from the University of Birmingham.

Religions - Administration - 03.02.2014
Private collection of Cambridge’s "heretic" bishop goes on show
Letters and publications belonging to John Colenso, a 19th-century missionary who caused outrage for his sympathetic work with Zulus in South Africa, and his open questioning of the provenance of the Old Testament, are being put on public display to mark the 200th anniversary of his birth.

Art and Design - Religions - 30.01.2014
Rare masterpiece goes on public display for first time
Rare masterpiece goes on public display for first time
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Religions - Event - 17.01.2014
Durham University honours Ushaw College Librarian and Archivist
Durham University honours Ushaw College Librarian and Archivist

Religions - 16.01.2014
Signs of growth in the Church of England
Signs of growth in the Church of England
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue. Research reveals signs of growth in the Church of England New research involving Durham University has found churches showing signs of growth across the country in a variety of areas of church life from newly established congregations and churches to ancient Cathedrals and parishes.

Religions - Art and Design - 07.01.2014
German speaking Jews were force behind European unity
German speaking Jews were force behind European unity
07 Jan 2014 A little-remembered Jewish culture in Germany and Austria between the 1870s and 1930s was a hotbed of ideas which drove the formation of the European Union, according to new research.

Religions - 07.01.2014
Brighton & Hove bus named after Sussex professor
Brighton & Hove bus named after Sussex professor

Education - Religions - 06.01.2014
New vice-principal of internationalisation appointed

Religions - History / Archeology - 20.12.2013
245,000 for research into England’s first Deaf church
Dr William John Lyons, senior lecturer in the University of Bristol's Department of Religion and Theology, has secured a three year Leverhulme Trust project grant worth 244,911 for his project 'Scripture, dissent and Deaf space: St Saviour's, Oxford Street'.

Religions - 18.12.2013
Agreement could secure future of Ushaw College as centre for international research
Agreement could secure future of Ushaw College as centre for international research
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Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 14.12.2013
Cambridge University Library bids to purchase early Gospel manuscript
Cambridge University Library plans to raise 1.1m to purchase an outstanding Biblical manuscript.

Religions - History / Archeology - 05.12.2013
Souvenirs, legacies and a little town called Bethlehem
Souvenirs, legacies and a little town called Bethlehem
Souvenirs, legacies and a little town called Bethlehem The Christmas story is celebrated in carols and nativity plays throughout the Christian world.

Linguistics / Literature - Religions - 23.11.2013
’Writing is but another form of conversation’: Laurence Sterne at 300
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman turned a Yorkshire clergyman into a literary celebrity.

Linguistics / Literature - Religions - 08.11.2013
Team helps preserve Oldham's Book of Remembrance
Team helps preserve Oldham’s Book of Remembrance
08 Nov 2013 A team from The University of Manchester Library has helped save Oldham's Book of Remembrance ahead of this Sunday's Remembrance Service.

Religions - Earth Sciences - 08.11.2013
CS Lewis: 50 years after his death a new scholarship will honour his literary career
CS Lewis, creator of some of the most-loved children's stories and also a scholar of medieval and early modern literature, died half a century ago on 22 November.

Religions - Social Sciences - 07.11.2013
How do we learn to be religious?
Muslims in the UK more effectively pass on their faith to the next generation than other religious groups, according to a new book by Cardiff researchers.

Pedagogy - Religions - 07.11.2013
Never too young to talk about death?
Talking to children about death is a difficult and delicate task, but it is sometimes also necessary.

Architecture - Religions - 06.11.2013
The secret language of sacred spaces: new book on religious architecture launched in Bristol
The Secret Language of Sacred Spaces, a richly-illustrated overview of the religious architecture of the world by University of Bristol historian Jon Cannon, will be launched at St Stephen's Church, Bristol this Saturday [9 November].

Religions - 06.11.2013
Sussex IR academic commissioned by Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to work on religious freedom and peace
Sussex IR academic commissioned by Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to work on religious freedom and peace Research undertaken at Sussex on religion and international relations by Senior Lecturer

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 01.11.2013
Time Lord show is Who's who of faith
Time Lord show is Who’s who of faith
01 Nov 2013 One of Britain's most popular TV shows ever should be recognised for its contribution to the UK's religious culture, according to a University of Manchester academic.

Social Sciences - Religions - 31.10.2013
Counter terrorism and Birmingham: A conversation with Dr Chris Allen
Dr Chris Allen, one of the country's leading experts on Islamophobia, will hold an open discussion on counter terrorism and Birmingham, as part of this year's Economic and Social Research Council's Festival of Social Science.

Art and Design - Religions - 18.10.2013
First Dictionary of Hymnology for more than a Century is launched
First Dictionary of Hymnology for more than a Century is launched
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Linguistics / Literature - Religions - 14.10.2013
Why do we read (and write) novels?
On the eve of the Man Booker prize, our insatiable appetite for fiction (and fascination with those who create it) comes sharply into focus.

Religions - 04.10.2013
Victorian rebel hymn book becomes CD
Victorian rebel hymn book becomes CD
04 Oct 2013 A tiny 165-year-old pamphlet identified by a University of Manchester academic as the only surviving copy of a Chartist hymn book has been transformed into a CD by a veteran protest singer.

Religions - 03.10.2013
Top prize for young poets opens for entries