Workshop: The Concept of Revelation in Judaism, Christianity and Islam


About The Event

The 3rd workshop in the series: Key Concepts in Interreligious Dialogue

Date: July 21-22, 2016

Venue: Erlangen, Germany

The third workshop from “Key Concepts in Interreligious Dialogue” series, is hosted by the “Lehrstuhl fuer Orientalische Philologie und Islamwissenschaft” (The Institute of Oriental and Islamic Studies) and the Eugen Biser Foundation.

The conference unites innovative studies to important concepts and metaphors of the three monotheistic religions. This conference is on the topic of “The Concept of Revelation in Judaism, Christianity and Islam”.


Speakers of the Workshop:

  • Prof. Dr. Norbert M. Samuelson, Grossman Chair of Jewish Studies, Arizona State University
  • Prof. Dr. Christoph Schwöbel, Chair of Systematic Theology, University of Tübingen
  • Prof. Dr. Asma Afsaruddin, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Indiana University Bloomington


  • The Concept of Revelation in Judaism

Prof. Dr. Norbert M. Samuelson

Grossman Chair of Jewish Studies

Arizona State University

Moderation: Dr. Clare Amos

World Council of Churches

  • The Concept of Revelation in Christianity

Prof. Dr. Christoph Schwöbel

Chair of Systematic Theology

Faculty of Protestant Theology

University of Tübingen

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Dr. Bertram Schmitz

University of Jena

  • The Concept of Revelation in Islam

Prof. Dr. Asma Afsaruddin

Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Indiana University Bloomington

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Maha El-Kaisy Friemuth

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

More information at: Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

  • Cost: Free
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Erlangen, Germany

Our Speakers

Prof. Dr. Asma Afsaruddin
Prof. Dr. Christoph Schwöbel
Prof. Dr. Norbert M. Samuelson
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