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June 11, 2016

Teachers go back to university for a day

On June 11th 19 A level teachers gave up their Saturday to come to the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, in order to engage in some serious and focused study of Christianity in the run-

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May 20, 2016

Shi‘a Minorities in the Contemporary World: Migration, Transnationalism and Multilocality: International Conference at the Chester Centre for Islamic Studies, 20-21 May 2016

The Chester Centre for Islamic Studies (CCIS) at the University of Chester held its first international conference examining the global presence of Shi‘a minorities outside of the so-called Muslim

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April 29, 2016

House of Lords Meeting on Religion and Public Policy

On the 12th of April the Reimagining Religion project met with key voices and practitioners at the House of Lords to discuss public policy with respect to the role of religious identity, practice a

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February 2, 2016

Research on Anglican and Beothuk relations in Newfoundland

Dr Suzanne Owen (Chester) with Rev. Dr Joanne Mercer (Newfoundland) are doing a collaborative research project on Anglican and Beothuk relations in Newfoundland.

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January 29, 2016

TRS Chester rated equal 1st in the UK for student satisfaction

Scoring 100% in the 2015 National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, TRS at Chester is now ranked equal first out of all TRS departments in the UK for student satisfa

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January 29, 2016

New Project Announcement: Sexuality and Anglican Identities (University of Chester, UK)

This two year project, funded by The Church Universities Fund, seeks to engage the Academy, Chaplaincy, and Church in conversation about current issues relating to sexuality within the contemporary

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January 12, 2016

Professor Elaine Graham to give the Annual Chester Cathedral Lecture

A New Apologetics: Speaking of God in a World Troubled by Religion'    2:00pm, Saturday 23rd January 2016: The Nave, Chester Cathedral

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October 19, 2015

Didsbury Lectures by Prof Elaine Graham

Professor Graham who is the Grosvenor Research Professor of Practical Theology, University of Chester and the Canon Theologian at Chester Cathedral is giving the Didsbury Lectures at Nazarene theol

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October 14, 2015

Professor David Clough 2015 Fernley Hartley Lecture

Professor David Clough gave a public lecture on 14th October, entitled 'Early Methodists and Other Animals: Animal Welfare as an Evangelical Issue'.

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October 11, 2015

Two Chester Academics take to the airwaves to discuss Religion and the Family

Dr Dawn Llewellyn and Dr Paul Middleton from the Theology and Religious Studies Department of the University of Chester took part in Radio 4 discussions on last week’s Catholic Synod on the Family,

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