Prof. em. Dr. Erich Zenger ✝

Old Testament expert Prof. Dr. Erich Zenger, who died in April 2010, had been a member of the cluster of excellence “Religion and Politics” since its foundation. He already belonged to the small group of researchers who presented the application for the establishment of the research association to the international reviewers at the German Research Foundation (DFG) in Bonn. He was a founding member of project D1 Divine Violence: Religious-Historical and Reception-Hermeneutical Analyses of the Images of God in the Hebrew Bible.
The cluster of excellence "Religion and Politics" mourns the death of its active member Prof. Dr. Erich Zenger (obituary in German).