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    Finland

  • PL 4 (Vuorikatu 3), 415

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

1982 …2019
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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

home page: blogs.helsinki.fi/ristosaarinen

Dr.theol. 1988 University of Helsinki

Dr. phil. 1994 University of Helsinki

Dr. theol. h.c. 2017 University of Copenhagen

I am Professor of Ecumenics (tenured) and Director of Academy of Finland's Centre of Excellence "Reason and Religious Recognition" (2014-2019).

My research and teaching deals with ecumenism, the European Reformations and contemporary systematic theology.

Curriculum vitae

I am Professor of Ecumenics (tenured) and Vice-Dean for Research at the Faculty of Theology (2014-2017)

Keywords

  • 614 Theology
  • 611 Philosophy

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 1982 2018

Der Anerkennungsgedanke im katholisch-lutherischen Dialog

Saarinen, R. J., 2018, Auf dem Weg zur Gemeinschaft: 50 Jahre internationaler evangelisch-lutherisch/römisch-katholischer Dialog. Birmele, A. & Thönissen, W. (eds.). Leipzig: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt GmbH , p. 371-384 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Kristensson Uggla, Bengt: Becoming Human Again. The Theological Life of Gustav Wingren. Cambridge: James Clarke & Co. (Lutterworth), 2017. [Book Review]

Saarinen, R. J., 2018, In : Theologische Literaturzeitung . 4/2018, p. 384-386 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewScientificpeer-review

Luther, aneet ja rajaton jakamistalous

Saarinen, R. J., 2018, In : Kanava. 3/2018, p. 33-37 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientific

Luther congress in Wittenberg

Saarinen, R., Mar 2018, In : Dialog. 57, 1, p. 31-34 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Theological Criteria of Recognition and Non-Recognition from a Lutheran Perspective

Saarinen, R. J., 2018, Just Do It?! Recognition and Reception in Ecumenical Relations/Anerkennung und Rezeption im ökumenischen Miteinander: Proceedings of the 19th Academic Consultation of the Societas Oecumenica/Tagungsbericht der 19. Wissenschaftlichen Konsultation der Societas Oecumenica. Heller, D. & Hietamäki, M. (eds.). Leipzig: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt GmbH , p. 97-108 12 p. (Beihefte zur Ökumenischen Rundschau; no. 117).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Projects 2008 2019

Mortality – Kuolevaisuus

Pihlström, S. J., Knuuttila, S. J. I., Saarinen, R. J., Heinämaa, S. M. J., Pessi, A. B., Kivistö, S., Peräkylä, A. M., Vainio, S. & Hänninen, J.

20/11/201320/02/2014

Project: Research project

Prizes

Academia Europaea membership

Risto Juhani Saarinen (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

Dr. theol. h.c.

Risto Juhani Saarinen (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 1995 2017

Luther and Recognition

Risto Saarinen (Speaker)
16 Nov 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Oppi luottamuksesta

Risto Saarinen (Speaker)
2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

World Congress of Luther Studies

Risto Saarinen (Speaker: Chair)
2017 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

diss supervisor Vera La Mela

Risto Saarinen (Supervisor)
2017 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

diss supervisor Arto Nuutinen

Risto Saarinen (Supervisor)
2017 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

Press / Media

mtv3 reformaatio

Risto Juhani Saarinen

31/10/2017

1 media contribution

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Alfa TV: oppi luottamuksesta

Risto Juhani Saarinen

25/10/2017

1 media contribution

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oppi rakkaudesta, nelja eri radiojuttua

Risto Juhani Saarinen

01/01/2015

1 media contribution

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oppi rakkaudesta, yle 1 pisara

Risto Juhani Saarinen

01/01/2015

1 media contribution

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a-studio, sananvapaus ja pilakuvat

Risto Juhani Saarinen

05/10/2012

1 media contribution

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