What is ReIReS?

ReIReS is a starting community of twelve European institutions that are building a unique and highly qualified infrastructure on religious studies. ReIReS brings knowledge into the field of religious pluralism in Europe, thus contributing to a stable society. It explains and implements the idea that “Knowledge Creates Understanding”.

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From Syria to Yerevan and from Egypt to London - an Interview with Ephrem Ishac

Recently  two Graz researchers made an amazing discovery. In this interview, Eprhem Ishac tells us how an orphan fragment could ...

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Reunited after One Millennium - the Fruit of Digital Detective Work

The Graz researchers Ephrem Aboud Ishac and Erich Renhart of our collaboration partner Vestigia were able to attribute the top ...

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IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards 8–10 fellowships for international doctoral students in European history, the history of ...

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Reunited after One Millennium – the Fruit of Digital Detective Work

The Graz researchers Ephrem Aboud Ishac and Erich Renhart of our collaboration partner Vestigia were able to attribute the top half of a parchment sheet, which is now in the Mesrob Maschtots Institute for Ancient Manuscripts (Matenadaran) in Yerevan in Armenia, to a 1000 years old Syriac manuscript from the British Library. Without accessible digitized libraries and repositories this would have been unthinkable.

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Call for Applications: Three-Year Postgraduate Specialisation Course

The Foundation for Religious Studies John XXIII is offering three posts, of which at least one with a scholarship, in the fields of the history of religions, exegesis, and theology to candidates for the three-year postgraduate specialisation course (2020-2023) at the «Giuseppe Alberigo» School for Advanced Religious Studies. Read More >> “Call for Applications: Three-Year Postgraduate Specialisation Course”

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