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The future of the past: Reflecting on Jewish history under the signs of shadow and hope


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Highlights of Autumn 2015 Programme


Published: Oct 3, 2015 11:33:55 PM

Depicting Jewish Thought Conference Photos

To view photos of this year's IJS summer conference Depicting Jewish Thought, which successfully took place on 1 and 2 September 2015, please click on the link below: More...

Published: Sep 7, 2015 10:44:08 PM

Anthony Grafton’s lecture

Grand finale to the Spring/Summer term, Anthony Grafton’s erudite lecture on how Jesus celebrated Passover was attended by 90 people. More great lectures to come next term. The full Autumn programme will be available soon.   More...

Published: Jun 29, 2015 4:57:53 PM

IJS International Summer Conference

The IJS International Summer Conference will be held this year on Tuesday September 1st and Wednesday September 2nd 2015 at UCL. The subject is Depicting Jewish Thought and the conference will be in honour of Prof. Ada Rapoport-Albert. More...

Published: Jun 4, 2015 4:59:02 PM

Condolences for Professor Robert Wistrich

We are sure our supporters will join the staff of the Institute of Jewish Studies at University College London in extending sincere condolences to the colleagues and family of Professor Robert Wistrich who sadly passed away on May 19th. We remember with gratitude and pleasure the lecture which Professor Wistrich delivered for the Institute last year, and his long-standing association with UCL. His erudition and courtesy will be long remembered and he will be much missed as part of the global academic community. More...

Published: May 31, 2015 11:24:29 PM


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The future of the past: Reflecting on Jewish history under the signs of shadow and hope

Prof. Dr. Rainer Kampling studied Catholic theology, Latin Philology and Judaic Studies at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster. Im Jahr 1983 schloss er seine Promotion und 1991 seine Habilitation ab. He completed his doctorate in 1983. After serving as a visiting professor of New Testament in Saarbrücken, he has been Professor of Biblical Theology / New Testament at the Department of Catholic Theology at the Free University Berlin since 1992. Unter seiner Leitung wurde 2008 der Ernst-Ludwig-Ehrlich-Masterstudiengang. Under his leadership, the Ernst-Ludwig Ehrlich Masters Course was implemented in 2008 aGeschichte, Theorie und Praxis der Jüdisch-Christlichen Beziehung eingerichtet.nd the study of the history, theory and practice of Jewish-Christian relationships established. More...

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