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Righteous Violence

  Helene Tiley

Biology Major,

Oberlin College

Violence in religions and holy books has always been a point of contention.  The majority of believers often see their religion as advocating for peace and denouncing brutality, while outsiders frequently focus on the violence in the other …

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International Symposium: “Christian Egypt and Syria at the dawn of the 7th century: Theological and Cultural Interactions”







Christian Egypt and Syria at the dawn of the 7th century: Theological and Cultural Interactions

Thursday, 23 November 2017 | 18:00-21:00

Historical Archives, University of Athens

Skoufa 45, Athens …

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The Greek New Testament, Produced at Tyndale House, Cambridge

The Greek New Testament is priceless in its value as it is how God has given us his revelation of the gospel and of Jesus Christ. While a few trusted Greek texts are in print, significant advances have been made in Greek translation studies of the New Testament since a standard text was …

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Call for Papers: “New Voices in Epigraphy” Graduate Conference

12-13 April 2018 Faculty of Classics, University of Oxford Keynote Speaker: Charlotte Roueché Concluding Remarks: Riet van Bremen   We invite Masters and Doctoral students working on or with Greek and/or Latin inscriptions to submit abstracts for a conference entitled ‘New Voices in Epigraphy.’ The aim of this conference is to give graduate students a …

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