Bridging the Great Divide: the Jewish-Muslim Encounter
Today, Jewish-Muslim interactions are often the source of intense religious conflict, despite the deep historical connections between the two religions. This course will explore the history, culture and theology of Muslims and Jews, reflecting both on similarities and differences as well as discussing the major challenges.
Interreligious Understanding Today
**APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 26 MARCH 2018. APPLY NOW** As we live in an age of increasing plurality but also instability, the need for interreligious understanding, which is grounded on solid academic research and in touch with the realities of interreligious encounter, is greater than ever.
Jews, Christians and Muslims in Europe: Modern Challenges
The online course Jews, Christians and Muslims in Europe: Modern Challenges focuses on the relationships between Jews, Christians and Muslims in modern Europe and in European history.
This course provides participants with an introduction to religion and will allow anyone who has a thirst for knowledge to discover narratives and stories and to travel through time and reflect on key events and historical moments.
Representations of Jewish-Christian Relations in Literature
An opportunity to engage with various texts from English Literature through the lens of interfaith studies, to understand the narrative of deep-seated prejudices and to recognise the value of dialogue to dispel these views. In the 21st-century, what can we learn from literary works to effect greater understanding between one another?