Pascal Boyer, the Henry Luce Professor of Individual and Collective Memory at Washington University in St. Louis, discusses how the organization of the human mind influences culture, specifically how religion is acquired and communicated. (28:26)
Opinion by Jamie Aroosi, a senior research fellow at the Hong Kierkegaard Library at St. Olaf College, @ The New York Times
Religion and Early Politics
By John Fea
This article originally appeared in Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine
Volume XXXVII, Number 4 – Fall 2011
Ancient Conceptions of Happiness
Luke Timothy Johnson is the Robert W. Woodruff Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins at Chandler School of Theology.
A sophisticated balancing of what are often seen as competing forces.
An editorial by The Christian Science Monitor
Unbelievable: Why Neither Ancient Creeds Nor the Reformation Can Produce a Living Faith Today by John Shelby Spong @ Good Reads
From Jesus to Constantine: A History of Early Christianity by Bart Ehrman @ Sycamore Creek Church
The Apocalypse: Controversies and Meaning in Western History by Craig R. Koester @ SnagFilms