10 August, 2016
New Funding Opportunity: Global Religion Research Initiative
The Center for the Study of Religion and Society in the Department of Sociology at the University of Notre Dame is pleased to announce the launch of the Global Religion Research Initiative (GRRI), directed by Christian Smith and funded by the Templeton Religion Trust of Nassau, Bahamas.
The GRRI will fund over 150 research proposals by distributing $3.1 million to scholars of global religion over the next three years.
The GRRI offers six distinct competitive research and writing grants and fellowships programs available to scholars at all levels of their careers that intend to significantly advance the social scientific study of religions around the world.
The application deadline is October 17, 2016.
Apply online at grri.nd.edu.
The application opens on September 1, 2016.
27 July, 2017
Call for Papers - Currents, Perspectives, And Methodologies In World Christianity
Princeton Theological Seminary, New Jersey, USA
January 18 – January 20, 2018
The last few decades mark a significant watershed in the study of World Christianity as an emerging field, its development into an interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary endeavor in particular. Most scholarship now characterizes World Christianity as a ‘polycentric’ faith
By: Asonzeh Ukah
Religion, health and healing are intricately interwoven and inseparable in traditional African