“If there is a new state, presumably there will more religious tolerance,” says Middle East author and analyst Geneive Abdo. “We can only hope so.” More →
February 11, 2011 | Comments
As protests and rebellion break out across the Arab world, R & E looks back at the insights of scholars and experts on the compatibility of democratic values and Islam. More →
February 3, 2011 | Comments
“I think it’s fair to say that Islam has had some difficulty in coming to terms with modernity,” says sociologist of religion William Martin, who believes that the Gülen movement “offers a much more positive picture of what Islam can be.” More →
January 21, 2011 | Comments
Look back at excerpts from our conversations with reporters over the past 10 years about religion and its changing role in our world.
December 22, 2010 | Comments
Watch our annual reporters roundtable on the most important religion and ethics news of the past year. More →
“We hope to instill in our children what it takes to be a responsible, caring, and giving person who is God-conscious,” says Kathy Jamil, principal of the Universal School in Buffalo. More →
December 10, 2010 | Comments
View a gallery of images of Jewish, Christian, and Muslim manuscripts and books on view in the New York Public Library’s ambitious new exhibition.
October 29, 2010 | Comments
A new book chronicles the people and places across Africa and Asia where Islam and Christianity meet and often clash. More →
October 15, 2010 | Comments
“In a lot of places where there had been conflict in the name of religion there is now peace in the name of religion, and that’s a hopeful sign.” More →
University of Notre Dame history professor Scott Appleby assesses the present moment and analyzes the anxiety, fear, and conflict currently in evidence on the American religious scene. More →
September 10, 2010 | Comments
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