23 January – ‘John Knox and Ibn Taymiyya on the Limits of Obedience to the State’

Prof Hugh Goddard, University of Edinburgh

Co-sponsored by Theology and History

11.10 in Martin Hall, New College

7 February – Book Discussion The New Testament in Muslim Eyes: Paul’s Letter to the Galatians

Dr Shabbir Akhtar, University of Oxford

With responses from Dr Matthew Novenson, Dr Joshua Ralston, Doaa Baumi, and Charles Cisco

Co-sponsored by the Centre for Study of Christian Origins

17:00-19:00 in the Martin Hall, New College

12 February – ‘Mission of Love: Assessing the Christian and Muslim communities in Syria’

Dr Erica Hunter, SOAS, University of London

Co-sponsored by the Centre for the Study of World Christianity

16:10 in the Althaus-Reid room, New College

7 March – ‘Christian Martyrs Under Islam’

Professor Christian C. Sahner, University of Oxford

Co-sponsored by History of Christianity

16:00-18:00 in the Martin Hall, New College

21 March – Book discussion The Legal Thought of Jalal al-Din al-Suyuti: Authority and Legacy

Dr Rebecca Skreslet Hernandez, Georgetown University

With 2 student responses TBD 

16:15-17:30 in the Martin Hall, New College

5 April 2019 – Symposium on Protestant Theology and Islam

Speakers include Dr Darren Kennedy, Dr Hani Hanna, Dr Wietske Jong-Kumru, Dr Taraneh Wilkinson, and Dr Joshua Ralston

Senate Room, New College

29 April –Unfortunately, the scheduled seminar has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.