As the 2020 presidential election nears, Lauren R. Kerby and Jeff Sharlet discussed the politics of white evangelicals in the U.S. today. Kerby's book, Saving History: How White Evangelicals Tour the Nation's Capital and Redeem a Christian America, offers a starting point for this important conversation about how race, nationalism, and Christianity become entangled for many white evangelicals through what they learn from their leaders about American history.
Their political commitments are baffling to many observers, but this conversation will explore how white...
On Wednesday, February 24, Melissa Coles, an MDiv candidate at Harvard Divinity School and resident at the Center for the Study of World Religions, presented "Pilgrimage in Ireland: Walking the Paths: A Wee Taste of a Few Tales."... Read more about Pilgrimage in Ireland: Walking the Paths
Professor Francis X. Clooney, S.J., the director of the Center for the Study of World Religions, continues his exegesis on Islam with a moving discourse on the meaning of compassion and mercy found in the Quran.
John B. Carman, Parkman Professor of Divinity and Professor of Comparative Religion Emeritus at HDS, discusses Christians in South Indian Villages, 1959–2009: Decline and Revival in Telangana, a book he co-authored.