1. Research Profile

The research profile of the department is characterised by the question of the historical development of early Christendom from its beginning in Jerusalem to the middle of the 2nd century as well as the endeavour to reflect on the possibilities of understanding early Christian texts (hermeneutics).

2. Emphases

  • Social history of early Christianity
  • Coptic Studies

3. Projects

Social History and the New Testament

Seminar der SNTS (Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas)