Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands, has for centuries enjoyed an excellent reputation. We are proud to trace our origins back to 1575 when one of the first formed faculties of Leiden University was the Faculty of Theology.
Seminar Eastern Christianity lecture by Dr. Jan van Ginkel: Mor Dionysius `Abd an-Nur Aslan. Sketches from the History of the Syriac Orthodox Church between 1880 and 1933.
On the 14th of November 2013 dr. Jan van Ginkel will present a seminar lecture on the Syriac orthodox cleric Mor Dionysius `Abd an-Nur Aslan. The seminar will take place at the Lipsius 228 from 15.00-17.00.
24 en 25 oktober - Annual Meeting of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion (NGG): "Lived Religion"
The 2013 Annual Meeting of the NGG focuses on lived religion , that is religious practice such as it is actually enacted and religious identities and beliefs such as they are actually held.
Due to the celebrations of the "Relief of Leiden", all buildings of the Faculty of Humanities are closed on October 3 and 4. This Thursday and Friday there will be no lectures.