Academic Advisors

To maintain the academic standards of the work ELRIM has an Academic Advisors’ Committee.  The members of the committee have academic merits and represent well-known academic institutions.  Starting from January 1st 2018 ELRIM has two new advisors:

Dr Daniel Brown (USA), Institute for the Study of Religions in the Middle East (ISRME), Istanbul, Turkey

Dr Kari Vitikainen, Jyväskylä University, Finland

  • The Academic Advisors of ELRIM are now:
  • Professor emeritus Jouko N. Martikainen, Göttingen University, Germany
  • Professor Antti Laato, Åbo akademi University, Finland
  • Professor Lauri Thuren, University of Eastern Finland
  • Professor Tapio Puolimatka, Jyväskylä University, Finland
  • Professor Ingvar Dahlbacka, Åbo akademi University, Finland
  • Adjunct Professor Olli-Pekka Vainio, Helsinki University,Finland
  • Dr Leif Göte Björklund, Åbo Akademi University,Finland
  • Dr Svante Lundgren, Lund University, Sweden
  • Dr Daniel Brown, ISRME, Istanbul,Turkey
  • Dr Kari Vitikainen, Jyväskylä University, FInland

New Academic Advisors

To maintain the academic standards of the work ELRIM has an Academic Advisors’ Committee.  The members of the committee have academic merits and represent well-known academic institutions. In november 2017 two new members were added to the list:

Dr Leif Göte Björklund, Åbo Akademi University, Finland, and

Dr Svante Lundgren, Lund University, Sweden

Academic Advisors´Committee

To maintain the academic standards of the work ELRIM has an Academic Advisors’ Committee.  The members of the committee have academic merits and represent well-known academic institutions.

Kutsal Kitap, The Bible, Die Bibel, Raamattu, Bibeln

Kutsal Kitap / The Bibel / Die Bibel / Raamattu / Bibeln
– Bible (in many languages, different translations, audio files etc)
– Biblos Bible resources (atlas, lexicon, encyclopedia, concordance, translations etc.)
– Online Bible Lexicon (Biblos)
– Bible study tools (translations, commentaries, dictionaries, Greek and Hebrew etc)
– Kutsal Kitap (Incil, Tevrat Zebur: http://incil.info/, farkli çevirier yan yana)
– Kutsal Kitap (Turkish Bible: http://www.kutsalkitap.com/kkitape)
– Kutsal Kitap (Turkish Bible: http://kutsal-kitap.net/)
– Kutsal Kitap (Turkish Bible: http://kutsalkitap.info/)
– Die Bibel auf Deutch https://www.die-bibel.de/
– Raamattu (Bible in Finnish )

– Raamattu (Bible texts side by side, Finnish site but dıfferent languages)

– Bibeln på svenska http://www.bibeln.se

 

Sites about eastern Christianity / Doğu Hristiyanlik / Kristentum in der Osten/ Idän kristillisyys / Österns kristenhet

Eastern Christianity
– Ecumenical Patriarchate (Rum Ortodoks Kilisesi)
– Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East
– Armenian Patriarchate in Armenia – Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin
– Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul
– Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch(Syriac)
– Syriac Orthodox Church Resources
– MalankaraSyriac Christian Resources (India)
– St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute (Kerala, India)
– Syriac Studies (Good articles about Syric Church and culture)
– Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate (Egypt)
– The Ethiopian Orthodox Church
– The Eritrean Orthodox Church
– Assyrian Church of East
– Nestorian.org
– Catholic Church in Anatolia (Latin) – Anadolu Katolik Kilisesi
– Addresses of Catholic Churches in Turkey
– Catholic Near East Welfare Association
– The Armenian Catholic Church
– The Syriac Catholic Church of Antioch
– Melkite Greek Catholic Church
– Chaldean Catholic Church
– Protestan Churches’ Foundation in Turkey
– Addresses of Protestant Churches in Turkey
– Istanbul Lutheran Church

 

What does ELRIM?

ELRIM does research, educates, translates, publishes, discusses, inspires and encourages

Research

ELRIM supports studies regarding Islam and Christianity, especially at the academic level. ELRIM provides guidance, facilities and useful contacts for studies especially in the Turkish context.

Each of ELRIM’s centers has a useful theological reference library that provides support especially for studies concerning to Islam and Christianity.

Seminars

ELRIM  arranges and supports Christian theological seminars  in  Turkish. ELRIM supports Islam-related small-scale studies as well, that take place in Turkey, and through exchange studies. Through its networks and co-operative partners ELRIM helps to create opportunities to study Christianity in a European and Middle Eastern context.

ELRIM organizes lectures, seminars and work-shops in its own facilities, but also offers lectures for other events.
The lectures can be held in Finnish, Swedish, German, English and Turkish.

Translations

ELRIM translates Lutheran literature into Turkish.

Publications

ELRIM itself is actively involved in publishing various materials, and also uses other publishers and publishing channels.

Discussions

The research personnel, religious specialists and teachers from ELRIM can be invited to join different kinds of discussions and debates related to Islam and Christianity.

Inspiration and encouragement

The aim of ELRIM is to encourage and inspire Christians to understand Islam and encourage Muslims to understand Christianity.