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5 Facts About African American's Religious Lives from the Pew Research Center

Two Generations Unfamiliar Positive Advances in Christian-Jewish Relations

Two Generations Unfamiliar Positive Advances in Christian-Jewish Relations

For centuries, Europe and North America were the centers of Christian and Jewish populations and the sources of religious leadership. However, today most Christians reside in Central and South America, Africa and Asia while Christians in Europe and North America are older, and their numbers are declining or barely holding steady.

Millennials and GenZ lead a “massive religious realignment” in America

Millennials and GenZ lead a “massive religious realignment” in America

“Diversity, Division, Discrimination: The State of Young America” suggests that as a whole, young Americans are more progressive than older ones, but that religion, race, and gender make a difference in how they view various issues.  [Read the Article at Religion News Service]

Make an Impact Work Together

Make an Impact Work Together

To make an impact, the religious community must work together, according to Rev. Dr. Alvin Edwards, founder of the Charlottesville Clergy Collective.

Reflecting on Race

Reflecting on Race

Public Discipleship on Race, Politics, and Justice: The Asian American Center hosts a conversation reflecting on race. [Watch Now].
 

Faith as Articulated Through The Marketplace & Celebrity

Faith as Articulated Through The Marketplace & Celebrity

Consuming Religion, by Kathryn Lofton: "A wide-ranging and thought-provoking account of religion and spirituality in America explores how faith is articulated through the marketplace and celebrity, says Torkel Brekke."
 

Paying Attention and Getting Distracted

Paying Attention and Getting Distracted

"I offer an account of this Christian prehistory of attention and distraction in my book, “Death Be Not Proud: The Art of Holy Attention.” Although I wrote the book as a Renaissance scholar, while working on it I was constantly reminded of the topic’s relevance in contemporary life. What has intrigued me most then and now is the cultural values we associate with distraction and attention.
 

Robotic Bless U-2 is a Robot Pastor

Robotic Bless U-2 is a Robot Pastor

Five hundred years after revolutionary printing presses spread news of Martin Luther’s radical call for church reform across Europe, technology is again challenging religious tradition in the small German town of Wittenberg.

Here is a unique way of engaging people in the nature of blessings.

Lilly to Fund Storytelling Project

Lilly to Fund Storytelling Project

IHS will award a grant of $26,644 to Storytelling Arts, which is celebrating 30 years of infusing the art and use of storytelling in everyday life. The organization says the funding will be used for its Life Stories Project. As of December 2017, the organization had recorded 156 individuals sharing a life story.

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Review rank-ordered data on religion in the U.S. and around the world. Includes the latest data from the Religious Congregations & Membership Study, 2010

 

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