Centre for Christianity and Culture

  • Department of Religion and Theology, Faculty of Arts

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The centre was founded in 2004 and the main activities include:

  • Yearly postgraduate conference with five participating institutions (Bath Spa University College, University of Exeter, University of Gloucestershire, Trinity College Bristol, Wesley College Bristol.)
  • Biennial international conference on an aspect of Christianity and Culture.
  • Research seminars during teaching blocks 1 & 2, every academic year
  • To liaise with local, national and international institutions concerned with this topic
  • To serve the local community through wider participation in the above events as well as developing links with local schools and other organisations

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  • Research Output

    (De-)Texturing the Text: The Reception of Second Temple Scripture in the Contemporary English Bible

    Campbell, J., 2020, (In preparation).

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

  • Brill’s Companion to the Reformation in Geneva

    Balserak, J., 6 Apr 2020, (Submitted) Brill Academic Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

    Calvin, John

    Balserak, J., 28 Feb 2020, (Submitted) Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church. Louth, A. (ed.). 4th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

    Projects

    BUDDHIST DEATH RITUALS OF SOUTH EAST ASIA AND CHINA

    Williams, P. M., Kieschnick, J. H., Ladwig, P., Langer, R. E. M. & Laxton, A.

    1/01/071/04/10

    Project: Research

  • Student theses

    A Field the Lord hath Blessed: the Person, Works, Life and Polemical Ecclesiology of Richard Field, DD, 1561‐1616

    Author: Wilkins, V., 23 Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Balserak, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

    File

    An Examination and Application of Rule Theory for Addressing the Theological Question Regarding the Fate of the Unevangelized: A Reformation Proposal

    Author: Faircloth, K., 23 Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Lomi, B. (Supervisor) & D'Costa, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

    File

    Verbal Magic in the Pali Canon: A Study on Protective-chants, Truth-acts, and Vows

    Author: Frude, L. D., 23 Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Langer, R. E. M. (Supervisor) & Muessig, C. A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Philosophy (MPhil)

    File

    Prizes

    Bristol University Teaching Awards: University Award for Education

    D'Costa, Gavin G (Recipient), Jun 2018

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Co-organzing international conference in Jerusalem, Catholics and the Land

    D'Costa, Gavin G (Recipient), 18 Jun 2019

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    Activities

    Catholic views on the Land - $50,000 to co-organize

    Gavin G D'Costa (Participant)

    18 Jun 201919 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Medieval Mystical Theology in Dialogue with Contemporary Thought

    Carolyn A Muessig (Keynote/plenary speaker)

    30 May 20182 Jun 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesInvited talk

    Christian Hindu Dual Belonging. Divinity School, Cambridge University, presented a paper on Catholic - Hindu dual belonging

    Gavin G D'Costa (Participant)

    2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference