News

Dean of Students Josh Feigelson, and his "Ask Big Questions" initiative, profiled in O Magazine's January issue. 
The papers of Jean Bethke Elshtain (1941-2013), the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Professor of Social and Political Ethics in the Divinity School, Political Science, and the Committee on International Relations, are now open to researchers.
What role does religion play in the lives of entertainers, politicians and others in the public eye? What’s shaped their faith?
Winter is coming, and Winter Quarter course offerings –  including "The Catholic Reformation," "Jainism: an Indian Religion and its Contributions to Philosophy," and "Islamic Love Poetry" – are now available.   
Save the date: On February 27, 2108, join us at a symposium to hear from our 2017-2018 Martin Marty Center Senior Fellows.
Alireza Doostar, Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies and of the Anthropology and Sociology of Religion, in a Q & A in Religion Dispatches.
Sign up for a 2- or 3-day dissertation write-in, designed to help graduate students break through roadblocks and make timely progress on writing. 
Friday 12/8: Prof. Mayra Rivera of Harvard University to lecture on "Belief Materialized in Deeds."
William Schweiker, Edward L. Ryerson Distinguished Service Professor of Theological Ethics, has been appointed the Director of Graduate Studies at The Divinity School. 
Margaret M. Mitchell, Shailer Mathews Professor of New Testament and Early Christian Literature, in Time Magazine discussing the 'Jesus, Mary and Joseph' defense.

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