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Cambridge Inter-Faith Programme

Venue - Cambridge Divinity Faculty

Cambridge Inter-Faith Programme convenes a regular seminar on Inter-religious Relations. The range of speakers includes visiting scholars, guests, and researchers from the Faculty of Divinity. All are welcome to attend. 


Tuesday 26 October, 2.15 pm

Prof Glen Milstein (CUNY)

'The utility of the ineffable: Lifespan development and public mental health applications of religion'


Tuesday 9 November, 2.15 pm

Prof Judith Frishman (Leiden University)

'Rabbi Dr Samuel Hirsch’s Judaism: between particularism and universalism'


Tuesday 23 November, 2.15 pm

Prof Esra Özyürek (University of Cambridge)

'Shouldering guilt, cultivating empathy: Holocaust memory in Muslim belonging in Germany'


Information for Autumn 2021

During the 2021 Michaelmas term (October-December), seminars will be held on Tuesdays at 2:15pm in the Lightfoot Room at the Faculty of Divinity, West Road, CB3 9DP. 

As part of COVID-mitigation measures for this venue, those on site should wear masks, unless speaking or drinking. The venue has a capacity of 35.

Seminars will be livestreamed. Those who wish to join us online should sign up in advance via Eventbrite

Please note: During the livestream, the camera will focus on the person who is speaking—whether that’s the chair, speaker, respondent or those in the audience putting questions. It also displays a 360-degree image of the room. Those uncomfortable with appearing on camera may prefer to join via the livestream.

Latest news

Seminars this Autumn - in Cambridge and via Zoom

12 October 2021

As we enter Michaelmas term, we bring news of three seminar series in Cambridge: Later this month, we resume our Interreligious Relations seminar series at the new time of 2...

On the impact of plurality

6 October 2021

As part of the 2021 Cambridge Alumni Festival, researchers from Cambridge Inter-Faith Programme came together online to discuss Religious Pluralism. Chairing the session, Dr...

Alumni Festival: Religious Pluralism & Legacies of Empire

14 September 2021

This year's Cambridge Alumni Festival takes place online from 24 to 28 September 2021. Alumni and guests are welcome to join Cambridge Interfaith Programme on Tuesday 28th at...