call for papers – religion and authority: contest and legitimacy

Political and transcendental authority are problematic in themselves and at odds with each other. Each religion has defining moments when the core questions become contested and are opened for debate, modification and change. Where is authority coming from or based upon? How is authority defined, invested and limited? Who wields authority, and how does it […]

call for applications reires school in leuven

The school in Leuven will make scholars familiar with the special features of libraries which were either twice destroyed in the 20th century (Central Library) or founded after the split of the KU Leuven into two universities (one French speaking, the other Dutch speaking), as is the case with the Maurits Sabbe Library (Faculty of Theology […]

alberigo award 2019

 Updates 25 November, 2019 Some updates on the second edition of the Alberigo Award ( The members of Fscire are now carrying out secret ballots until the absolute majority is reached to select three finalists and the winner in each category. In the meanwhile, we are happy to share with you the top three works indicated by the EuARe […]

call for applications – fscire international fellowship

Fscire International Fellowship /  download call for applications FSCIRE 2018 CALL Fscire International Fellowship Fscire – John XXIII Foundation for Religious Studies invites applications for international Fellowships. Application is open all year round. Eligibility Applicants must: – hold a doctoral degree in one of the domains pertaining to religious studies; – demonstrate fluency in English; – non-Italian […]