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A Calendar of Events for Biblical and Religious Studies
Submit your events via email to Sharon Johnson.  Minor editorial revisions may be made for stylistic purposes and for reasons of length. Submissions must include a link for more information - either a website or an email link. We cannot host PDF documents.

August 2019
8/4-8/9 International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament
The 23rd Congress of IOSOT will be held at the University of Aberdeen.
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8/11-8/14 European Association of Biblical Studies
2019 Annual Conference will be held in Warsaw, Poland.
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8/20 CFP deadline: Existential Conceptions of the Relationship Between Philosophy and Theology
We invite submissions for the topical issue of "Open Theology" ( entitled “Existential Conceptions of the Relationship between Philosophy and Theology”. This issue is prepared in connection with the conference “Figuring Existence” held in collaboration with the Centre of Theology and Modern European Thought, University of Oxford.
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8/23-8/29 2020 IAHR World Congress
The 22nd Quinquennial World Conference of the International Association for the History of Religion (IAHR) will be in Dunedin, New Zealand.
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September 2019
9/2-9/13 Oxford Biblical Hebrew Summer School
Ten days of intensive teaching in biblical Hebrew - at the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies. The course corresponds to two terms of intensive teaching for a full-time university student and is open to students with or without experience of the language. The cost of the school is £300 per student for 30 hours of language instruction.
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9/30 CFP Deadline: Phenomenology of Religious Experience IV: Religious Experience and Description
“Open Theology” ( invites submissions for the topical issue “Phenomenology of Religious Experience IV: Religious Experience and Description”, prepared in collaboration with the Society for the Phenomenology of Religious Experience (
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October 2019
10/23-10/24 Signs, Wonders and Mighty Works: God’s Activity in the History of Salvation
The Institute of Biblical Studies at the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland,is hosting an international biblical conference dealing with the theme of miracles in the Bible and extra-biblical traditions of the ancient Mediterranean world.
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10/23-10/24 WIM Conference 2019
The Women in Ministry (WIM) Initiative of Princeton Theological Seminary is offering a conference for women leaders of the church, both clergy and lay, who work within the church and beyond. Princeton, New Jersey.
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November 2019
11/23-11/26 SBL Annual Meetings 2019
San Diego, California
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December 2019
12/15-12/17 Association for Jewish Studies
51st Annual Conference will be held in San Diego, California.
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January 2020
February 2020
March 2020
3/7-3/8 SBL Central States Regional Meeting
Eden Theological Seminary, St. Louis, MO
Plenary speaker: Craig Keener
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3/20-3/23 American Oriental Society Annual Meeting
Boston Massachussetts
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April 2020
4/30 CFP Deadline: Women and Gender in the Bible and the Biblical World
“Open Theology” ( invites submissions for the topical issue "Women and Gender in the Bible and the Biblical World”, prepared in collaboration with the conference "Women and Gender in the Bible and the Ancient World", held by University of Glasgow.
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May 2020

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