Międzynarodowa, Międzyreligijna konferencja nt. Psalmów

W dniach 29-31 lipca 2019 roku w Opactwie Zaśnięcia NMP na Syjonie w Jerozolimie odbędzie się międzynarodowa, międzyreligijna konferencja nt. Psalmów:

„By my God I can leap over a wall”. Interreligious Horizons in Psalms and Psalms Studies. International Colloquium in Memory of Erich Zenger”.

W imieniu organizatorów serdecznie zapraszamy do udziału.


Monday, July 29

14.00-14.30 Welcome Addresses

14.30-15.00 Christian Frevel, Bochum
Brief introduction

15.00-15.45 Ludger Schwienhorst-Schönberger, Vienna
Abraham’s God. Religions and interreligious understanding in Erich Zenger’s approach to the Psalms

16.15-17.00 Dorothea Erbele-Küster, Mainz
Reception aesthetics of the Psalms. A source for intercultural and interreligious dialog

17.00-17.45 Till Magnus Steiner, Jerusalem
City of God. Jerusalem as a place of encounter with God and the other

18.15 Vespers in the Dormition Church

20.15-21.15 Bernd Janowski, Tübingen
Public lecture: „JHWH knows the way of the righteous” (Psalm 1:6). The Psalter and the ethos of recognition

Tuesday, July 30

9.00-9.45 Meira Polliack, Tel Aviv
Witnesses of exchange. David’s image in the Psalter in a comparative exegetical perspective

9.45-10.30 Mustafa Abu Sway, Jerusalem
A Muslim’s reading of Psalms

11.00-11.45 Sivan Nir, Tel Aviv
The true order of the Psalms. The impact of Muslim prophetic biography on medieval Jewish exegesis of the Psalms

12.15 Sext in the Dormition Church

14.00-15.30 Florian Lippke, Tübingen
Guided tour: „Standing within your gates.” Locating Psalms in the history of Jerusalem

16.15-17.00 Ronny Vollandt, Munich
The Arabic Psalms fragment found in the Umayyad mosque in Damascus

17.00-17.45 Carl S. Ehrlich, Toronto
Judaism and the Psalms. Life and liturgy

18.15 Vespers in the Dormition Church

20.15-21.15 Angelika Neuwirth, Jerusalem
Public lecture: The emergence of the Qur’anic proclamation out of liturgy

Wednesday, July 31

8.00-10.45 Angelika Neuwirth, Jerusalem
Guided tour: The Temple Mount and the Qur’an. New and old insights

11.15-12.00 Dalit Rom-Shiloni, Tel Aviv
Praise and protest in a theodical discourse in Psalms

12.15 Sext in the Dormition Church

14.00-14.45 Nancy Rahn, Berne
Kingdom of all nations and kingdom of all times. Explorations into a main topic of the Psalter and its potential for interreligious encounters

14.45-15.30 Shani Tzoref, New York
Prayer and prophecy. Psalms as liturgy and scripture in Qumranic and medieval Jewish exegesis

16.00-16.45 Martin Wallraff, Munich
Framing the text. Early Christian prologues to the Psalter

16.45-17.30 Yael Sela, Jerusalem
Between Jerusalem and Athens. Moses Mendelssohn’s Psalms translation

17.30-18.15 „Pray for the peace of Jerusalem!”
Round table: The interreligious potential of Psalms

18.30 Prayer for peace in the Dormition Church

If you wish to participate in this conference please feel free to register by e-mail to pforte@dormitio.net