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UoN TRS Aug 20
"It's such a thrill to speak with students who begin the call in a panic, and be able to make them an offer and end the call by celebrating with them!" ~, Admissions Tutor & Assistant Prof. in New Testament Studies NOTE: CLEARING HOTLINE OPEN MONDAY! 0330 333 6116
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UoN TRS Aug 19
Wild and crazy news! Notts is staying in clearing for Monday! There is a whole extra day for a chance to study at the most beautiful campus on earth! Tell your friends to phone 0330 333 6116 & grab a place amongst in Theology and Religious Studies!
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UoN TRS Aug 18
Departmental News: Prof. Jon Hoover was off to Vienna this week for a conference on God and Time, to present his paper on “Ibn Taymiyya on God, Time, and Creation.”
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UoN TRS Aug 17
Fantastically, we still have space for you! The hotline is open from 10am to 2pm on Saturday. We'd love to see you in September on the most beautiful campus on earth.
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UoN TRS Aug 17
"When the results are negative, it can be easy to come up with automatic thoughts such as “I will never succeed in my life”, “I’ve disappointed my parents”, or “everyone is better than me”....
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UoN TRS Aug 17
Did your go better (or worse) than you expected? We may have space for you! Call 0330 838 4792 today! Join * and Religious Studies* *Biblical Studies and Theology* *, Culture, and * or *Religion, , and Ethics*
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UoN TRS Aug 16
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UoN TRS Aug 15
Are you hoping to study with us? Were your A-level results higher or lower than expected, potentially changing your plans? We've got several spaces available in all of our programs! Our hotline is open Thursday at 8am: 0330 333 6116. Have...
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UoN TRS Aug 15
Missing uni lectures? FEAR NOT. The "Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean" podcast will keep you going til classes start! Several lectures each on: Diversity in...
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UoN TRS Aug 14
Our newest colleague Michael Burdett spoke last week at Christ Church Cathedral's summer lecture series: "Christian Ethics: Today’s Issues." Dr. Burdett spoke about one of his research...
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UoN TRS Aug 13
Stories have a powerful effect on the human imagination. And the stories we tell about ourselves are no different. (Click for podcast ... and bonus writing exercise!)
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UoN TRS Aug 11
Robots and religion? Why silicon valley needs theologians!
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UoN TRS Aug 6
Congrats to Prof. Jon Hoover! He just published "Reconciling Ibn Taymiyya's Legitimisation of Violence with His Vision of Universal Salvation," in Violence in...
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UoN TRS Aug 5
Congrats to Prof. Jon Hoover ! He just published "Reconciling Ibn Taymiyya's Legitimisation of Violence with His Vision of Universal Salvation," in Violence in Islamic Thought from the Mongols to European Imperialism!
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UoN TRS Aug 1
For Lammas, the original harvest thanksgiving feast when the first loaf, baked from the newly harvested grain, was presented in the local church.
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UoN TRS Jul 24
Hypatia was the first woman mathematician and one of the "last great thinkers" of Alexandria. But her life is often overshadowed by her "martyrly" death ... and talk of books of disputed authorship usually...
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UoN TRS Jul 23
is an international Catholic News Weekly. This week's cover story, by our very own Prof. Tom O'Loughlin, urges a new approach to eucharistic sharing: "Why Aren't All Welcome at the Feast?"
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UoN TRS Jul 21
For Tisha B'Av, which begins today at sundown:
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UoN TRS Jul 16
Fast-forward to about halfway through this episode of the Church Times podcast, and you'll hear our own Prof. Tom O'Loughlin talk about his fascinating adventures in unearthing (and preparing a critical edition of) the lost writings of "Woodbine Willie."
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