Amsterdam Centre for Religious History

Welcome to the website of the Amsterdam Centre for Religious History. ACRH unites a large number of scholars and students, affiliated with the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, especially the faculties of Humanities and Theology. They are working in several fields of the history of religion in the world, including the thematic subsections featured above. On this website you can find out about the activities, research projects, (under)graduate courses, and publications. ACRH organises an open research seminar every first week of the month on Tuesdays, 15.30-17.00 hrs.

Upcoming Events & Seminars

Seminar
06 March 2018

ACRH Seminar on Mennonite History

Mary S. Sprunger, Professor of History at Eastern Mennonite University and currently working as fellow at the Amsterdam Centre for the History and Heritage of Protestantism, and the Doopsgezind Seminarium, at Vrije Universiteit, will talk about her book project "In the World and of the World: Mennonite Wealth, Faith, and Community in Golden Age Amsterdam". The meeting will start at 15:30 in room 10A33 (Main Building VU).
Amsterdam
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Seminar
17 March 2018

De kerken en de omroepen

De Voorjaarsvergadering van de Vereniging voor Nederlandse Kerkgeschiedenis wordt georganiseerd in samenwerking met het Historisch Documentatiecentrum voor het Nederlands Protestantisme (1800-heden) aan de VU. Centraal staat de relatie tussen de kerken en de omroepen. Sprekers: Arnold Smeets, Jan Dirk Snel en Wim Berkelaar. Gert van Klinken verzorgt een historische rondleiding door Amsterdam.
Amsterdam
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