24-28 September 2018 SS Cyril and Methodius postgraduate and doctoral studies name of saints Cyril and Methodius jointly with the international Society of new Testament studies (Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas) and the Higher school of Economics (HSE) will hold a conference, “the gospel of Matthew: historical and theological context,” according to patriarhiei.
The conference will feature more than a dozen reports of the leading experts on the New Testament; among them the authors of studies and reviews that have become classic to modern science.
In the program of the forum — plenary the report of the rector of the INSTITUTE, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the topic of “the gospel of Matthew in Church tradition and in modern science”.
Thematic round tables, which ends each day of the conference, should become a starting point for dialogue and cooperation between the resurgent Russian biblical studies and biblical science of Oxford, Cambridge, tübingen, and other leading Western universities.
Meeting on 24 and 28 September are held in the INSTITUTE (Moscow, Pyatnitskaya str 4/2, build. 1, conference hall); the meeting on September 25 at the HSE (Moscow, Myasnitskaya str., 11, room. 518); meeting of September 26 at the HSE (Moscow, Staraya Basmannaya street, 21/4, p. 1, RM. 204, hall of the academic Council FGN).
The working language of the conference is English.
The conference program