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This communique is created upon questions from distresed students of the bankrupt Islamic Theological School called the IUE. The former, now insolvent IUE used to have two degree programmes; an unaccredited Bachelor program Islamic Theology and an accredited part-time Master Chaplaincy program. The Bachelor programme was never meant to grant…

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About Sheikh-al-Islam Ebussuʻûd Fetawa

Between 1983 and 1985, when I was writing my Ph.D. thesis on the Foundation, the most important sources were Sheikh-al-Islam Ebussuʻûd Efendi Fetâwâs. I was based on version of Veli bin Yusuf. Sheikh-al-Islam Ebussuʻûd Efendi Fetâwâs were very different from other fatwas; it was actually more like a book of…

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Prof. Dr. Akgündüz speaker on 13th Muslim International Forum in Helsinki, Finland

Prof. Dr. Akgündüz speaker on 13th Muslim International Forum in Helsinki, Finland On December 10th-12th 2017 the 13th Muslim International Forum took place in Helsinki, Finland. This annual event is being organised by among others the Religious Board of Muslims of the Russian Federation, the International Union of Muslim Scholars, the World Assembly on…

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Guest lectures of Al-Quaraouiyine University (Morocco)

Guest lectures of Al-Quaraouiyine University (Morocco) Staff members of the Al-Quaraouiyine University, Établissement Dar El Hadith El Hassania (Morocco) are visiting the IUR this week in the scope of the Erasmus+ 2014-2020 Mobility Programme. Today dr. Hssein Khtou lectured IUR-students about the topic ‘Religious Pluralism in Morocco’. Furthermore a guest…

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