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The Temple of Jerusalem was not only the focal point of the religious, social and political life of the ancient Israelites – it stood for the covenant between God and the chosen people, and, ultimately, between God and the entire creation.

6 Mar 2019, 19:00
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Isis has lost Mosul. But has ISIS been defeated? Or does real war for those who have endured it and those who survive begin the day after a proclaimed victory?

12 Mar 2019, 19:00
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Geoffrey Chaucer (1343–1400) was ahead of his time. Having visited Italy twice on diplomatic missions he modeled a significant number of his narratives on works by Dante, Boccaccio, and Petrarch, long before these writers were ‘discovered’ during the English Renaissance.

1 Apr 2019, 17:00
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Last October, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) produced a report on why we should endeavour to limit global warming to no more than 1.5°C.  This briefly triggered media attention on the need to decarbonise transport and energy sectors leading to zero emissions by 2040.

3 Apr 2019, 19:00
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There is now ample evidence that food provisioning is a major determinant of the unprecedented and possibly irreversible changes in ecosystems.

11 Oct 2019, 9:00
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