Our members' research top ten in the UK for research outputs in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework)

We're one of the leading global institutes for innovative, multidisciplinary research on the Bible. Our research is internationally recognised and we explore a variety of interests in ancient and contemporary contexts.

The Gothic Bible Conference

On Tuesday, 31 October 2017 we will be hosting a one day interdisciplinary conference, open to academics of all levels and subjects, to explore the enduring relationship between Religious and Gothic Studies.

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Welcome to Our New Students

We are looking forward to welcoming our new students for their postgraduate studies with SIIBS!

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Tasting the Little Scroll

Dr Warren published her article "Tasting the Little Scroll: A Sensory Analysis of Divine Interaction in Revelation 10.8-101" in the SAGE Journals.

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Study with us

We offer a diverse and modern approach to studying the Bible. You'll discover through us the bible's influence on cultural, social and political discussion.

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Cutting edge thinking

Our interdisciplinary research is world renowned and spans ancient and modern issues from biblical languages to forced migration, and pop culture to gender studies.

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We actively work with a variety of exciting external partners, our partnerships enhance our research and inspire our students.

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