Petri Luomanen

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Further information on the affiliationProfessor of New Testament and Early Christian Culture and Literature

Highlighted publications

  1. Christianity and the Roots of Morality: Philosophical, Early Christian, and Empirical Perspectives

    Luomanen, P. T. J. (ed.), Pessi, A. B. (ed.) & Pyysiäinen, I. E. (ed.) 2017 Leiden: Brill . 320 p. (Philosophical Studies in Science and Religion; vol. 8)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issue

  2. Morality and the Evolution of Christianity

    Luomanen, P. T. J. 2017 Christianity and the Roots of Morality: Philosophical, Early Christian, and Empirical Perspectives. Luomanen, P., Pessi, A. B. & Pyysiäinen, I. (eds.). Leiden: E. J. Brill, p. 115-139 25 p. (Philosophical Studies in Science and Religion; no. 8)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  3. Sisäänkäyntejä Raamattuun: tulkitsijan kirja

    Luomanen, P. T. J. (ed.), Huttunen, N. I. (ed.) & Virtanen, K. (ed.) 2017 Helsinki: Kirjapaja.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issue

  4. Judaism and Anti-Judaism in Early Christian Apocryphal Gospels

    Luomanen, P. Aug 2015 The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Apocrypha. Gregory, A., Tuckett, C., Nicklas, T. & Verheyden, J. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 319-342 (Oxford Handbooks in Religion and Theology)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  5. Mary and the Other Female Characters in the Protevangelium of James

    Luomanen, P. T. J. 2017 Women and Knowledge in Early Christianity. Tervahauta, U., Mirosnikov, I., Lehtipuu, O. & Dunderberg, I. (eds.). Leiden: E. J. Brill, p. 133-153 21 p. (Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae; no. 144)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  6. The Nazarenes: Orthodox Heretics with an Apocryphal Canonical Gospel?

    Luomanen, P. T. J. 2017 The Other Side: Apocryphal Perspectives on Ancient Christian “Orthodoxies”. Nicklas, T., Moss, C., Tuckett, C. & Verheyden, J. (eds.). Göttingen: Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, p. 55-74 20 p. (Novum Testamentum et Orbis Antiquus / Studien zur Umwelt des Neuen Testaments; vol. 117)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Recovering Jewish-Christian Sects and Gospels

    Luomanen, P. 2012 E. J. Brill. 250 p. (Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae; vol. 110)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  8. Explaining Christian Origins and Early Judaism: Contributions from Cognitive and Social Science

    Luomanen, P. (ed.), Pyysiäinen, I. (ed.) & Uro, R. (ed.) 2007 Leiden: E. J. Brill. 327 p. (Biblical interpretation series; no. v. 89)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issue

  9. A Companion to Second-Century Christian "Heretics"

    Marjanen, A. (ed.) & Luomanen, P. (ed.) 2005 Leiden: E. J. Brill. 385 p. (Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae; no. v. 76)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issue

  10. Entering the Kingdom of Heaven: A Study on the Structure of Matthew's View of Salvation

    Luomanen, P. 1998 Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck. (WUNT 2/101)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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Highlighted activities

  1. Social and cognitive sciences in the analysis of texts and history. Special theme: Sermon on the Mount. Concluding meeting of the NordForsk network Socio-Cognitive Perspectives on Early Judaism and Early Christianity. Helsinki, January 8-10, 2014 .

    Luomanen, P. (Chair of organizing committee)
    8 Jan 201410 Jan 2014

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

  2. NordForsk network: Socio-Cognitive Perspectives on Early Judaism and Early Christianity (External organisation)

    Luomanen, P. (Chair)
    20102014

    Activity: MembershipMembership or other role in research network

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Latest prizes

  1. Fouding member of Teachers' Academy, University of Helsinki

    Petri Luomanen (Recipient), 31 Jan 2013

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Highlighted projects

  1. The Spread of Early Christianity in Cultural Evolutionary Perspective

    Luomanen, P., Nikki, N., Hyytiäinen, P. & Lapinoja, E.

    01/09/201531/08/2021

    Project: Research project_Research

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Education

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