Ancient Scriptures and Cultures: Judaism, Christianity and Islam

What do the sacred texts of Jews, Christians and Muslims have in common? In which historical and cultural contexts did these religions emerge and how did they interact? Find out in this programme.University of Groningen

In contemporary discourse about religion, the origins and sacred texts of Judaism, Christianity and Islam play an important role. Understanding these origins and the traditions associated with them is vital for assessing modern claims.

In this internationally unique Master’s degree programme, you will explore the formative stages of the monotheistic religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Central to this programme is a comparative perspective.

You will acquire in-depth knowledge of the separate traditions and communities, and gain deeper understanding of their origins and interaction. Your expertise will enable you to contribute to the contemporary cultural and academic debate about religion.

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