Bible blog
“Whoever destroys a single soul, destroys an entire world”
Lieve Teugels
How is the story of Cain and Abel interpreted in Judaism and Islam? The two religions draw remarkably similar...
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The Bible blog aims to inform a wide audience of the latest developments in Bible research. We focus on the big picture, but want to do justice to the facts. The views taken are those of the author, not necessarily those of the PThU.

Does reincarnation occur in the Bible?
Riemer Roukema
The question of whether belief in reincarnation appears in the Bible will surprise many Bible readers. “Never read...
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About the PThU

The Protestant Theological University is a specialised university for the study of Christian theology, whose proud history stretches back over 150 years. Its renowned predecessors from Kampen, Leiden and Utrecht joined forces in 2007 to form the Protestant Theological University. Since 2012 the PThU has had its campuses in Groningen and Amsterdam. The PThU stands for solid and relevant theological education and research into developments in faith, church and world Christianity. We do our work out of a strong connection to the church and a fascination for how faith works in people's lives - and that includes the faith of our staff and students.

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