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Presbyterian Panel Study, November 2008: Clergy Spirituality and Health

The Presbyterian Panel began in 1973 and is an ongoing panel study that measures aspects of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). The November 2008 survey focused on clergy spirituality and health... read more >


On the Ethics of the Garment Industry

Cambodia’s garment industry was developed in the 1990s and has become the largest export earner for the nation. The women who work in the factories usually work six days and... read more >


Egypt’s Revolution: First Anniversary

One year after the 2011 Egyptian revolution, the nation’s lower house was sworn in. Some three-quarters of the representatives are members of just two Islamist organizations, the Muslim Brotherhood and... read more >


Practicing Feng Shui in Hong Kong

Feng shui, a 3,000-year-old Chinese practice, considers how the environment affects people’s well-being. . In Hong Kong, individual buildings as well as the whole skyline are influenced by Feng Shui.... read more >


Data File: National Profiles – 2011 Update of Religion Indexes, Adherents and Other Data

The Association of Religion Data Archives staff has aggregated data assembled from multiple studies and surveys on 250 countries, 22 world regions and the globe. The core of the data... read more >


Video from the 2010 African American Lectionary Forum

The African American Lectionary offers resources that highlight the joy, freedom and challenge of being African American and Christian in North America. In 2010 the lectionary jointly hosted a forum... read more >


Religious Affiliation and Practice in the South Caucasus

Addressing the need for accurate data on social, political and economic issues in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, the Caucasus Barometer has collected annual data since 2004, expanding from initial samples... read more >


How National Constitutions Address Religion, 1990-2002

Researchers at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel, embarked on a project to systematically identify the intersection between government and religion in every country with a population of 250,000... read more >


Andrew Walls on the Growth of the Non-Western Church

“Christian expansion has always been serial rather than progressive,” says Andrew Walls, founder of the Centre for the Study of World Christianity at the University of Edinburgh. “We don’t have... read more >


Survey of Religious Human Rights Organizations

Data from a 2011 survey of nongovernmental religious human rights organizations provides insight into the geographic and program distribution of religion-based human rights initiatives, along with evangelistic practices and consultative... read more >





Presbyterian Seminary is pleased to share W. Sibley Towner's Prayers that Sing & Stir the Heart

Study of the Torah   O God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob — for generations now, our ancestors in the faith have...

ARDA GlobalPlus: Religion and Nationalistic Politics in India

One of the most important test cases of religious and political nationalism is unfolding in India, where a political...

Anglican Archbishop’s Lenten prayer book Written by a Catholic Priest

For those that have followed the close collaboration and friendship between Pope Francis and Archbishop of Canterbury...

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