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Revisiting the legacy of Jerry Falwell Sr. in Trump’s America

Revisiting the legacy of Jerry Falwell Sr. in Trump’s America

Recently President Trump tapped, Jerry Falwell Jr. to head the White House education reform task force. Falwell, Jr. as its leader may seem odd to some observers given that he is president of Liberty University, a Christian university founded by his father, Jerry Falwell Sr., and not a top research university. Falwell Jr.

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The United States a Christian Nation?

Various politicians, religious leaders, and other groups embrace the idea that the United States was founded as a Christian nation. This learning module will explore the extent to which Americans... read more >

Religious Diversity at Faith Based Universities

Religious Diversity at Faith Based Universities

Michael A. Helfand, an Orthodox Jew, describes how his experience at a Christian university has given him a window into how faith-based institutions successfully promote religious diversity. [Article at Inside Higher Education]

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All Are Welcome Means Nothing

  "Clearly, the world has changed. It’s changed for church leaders too—radically. So what happens when church leaders are unaware of what’s going on around them? It’s simple. Church leaders who are out of... read more >

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Business and Religion

A Washington Post article reports, "The justices agreed with a lower court that Barronnelle Stutzman, owner of Arlene’s Flowers in Richland, Wash., violated a state civil rights law that bars... read more >

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The Devil You Know: The Effect of Belief on Mental Health

When it comes to mental health, the devil you know appears to be much more dangerous than the devil you don’t. Belief in the existence of powerful supernatural evil beings was one... read more >

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Amy L. Kardash named president of the In Trust Center for Theological Schools

Kardash joined the In Trust Center with a mandate to build the Governance Mentor program, and she did so by introducing new assessment tools and cultivating a large and diverse... read more >

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Religious ‘Nones’ are Gaining Ground in America

Thirty-four percent of Americans surveyed said they were atheist, agnostic, or “nothing in particular,” according to...

$10 million grant from the Lilly Endowment for Charleston's International African American Museum

The museum has announced several major donations this year, including a $10 million grant from the Lilly Endowment last...

Yolanda Johnson-Moton Honored

Yolanda Johnson-Moton is the Director for external relations at Eli Lilly and Company where she drives the strategy and...

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