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Heidelberg Colloquium – Aram and Israel

by Juha Pakkala

Five members of the CSTT (Katri Saarelainen, Emilia Tapiola, Izaak de Hulster, Martti Nissinen and Juha Pakkala) participated in a colloquium on Aram and Israel in Heidelberg in September 1–4, 2014. The focus of the colloquium was on cultural interaction, political borders and identity-building concerning the relationship between the Aramean realm and Israel in the 12th to 8th centuries bce. Continue reading Heidelberg Colloquium – Aram and Israel

Heidelberg Colloquium – Aram and Israel

The program for the

Heidelberg Colloquium on the Subject of
Aram and Israel: Cultural Interaction, Political Borders and Construction of Identity
during the Early Iron Age (12 th –8 th Centuries BCE)
IWH Syposium, September 1-4, 2014,

co-organized by CSTT’s Izaak de Hulster, can be found here:
http://www.theologie.uni-heidelberg.de/md/theo/aktuelles/news/aram_and_israel_-_program_-_adjusted.pdf

The Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award Ceremony and Colloquium 2014

by Mika S. Pajunen

The Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award for Theological Promise 2014 (former John Templeton Award) was granted this year to ten scholars for their dissertations or the first book after it that pertained to the topic of God and Spirituality as broadly understood. This year’s award ceremony and an attached colloquium took place in the picturesque town of Heidelberg in Germany on the 23rd– 26th of May.  Continue reading The Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award Ceremony and Colloquium 2014