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Read Patristics Next Week

The Pappas Patristic Institute Annual Summer Patristic Studies Program July 30 – August 4, 2017 Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Brookline, Massachusetts This summer’s faculty (tragically mono-gendered, but good men, for all that…) and their course offerings include: … Continue reading

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BU Graduate Conference on Religion and Health

abstract deadline: July 21, 2017 learn more

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No-travel conference on refugee health, mobility & human rights

Resisting Borders, a no-travel virtual conference on refugee and migrant health, mobility, human rights and responsibilities will take place October 9-11, 2017, cosponsored by seven different universities in the United States, Canada, and Switzerland. Call for papers deadline is April … Continue reading

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Humanitarian aid and Religious Literacy: An online Symposium

Extraordinary symposium at  Harvard Divinity School last week, as part of the Religious Literacy Project. View the program. Read the case studies and related readings. Watch webcast sessions: 1. Plenary Panel 2. Ebola and HIV/AIDS 3. Syria 4. Cyclone Nargis 5. … Continue reading

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Urban Peace and Healing – Jan 27-28 at City Seminary New York

            learn more about the Symposium learn more about City Seminary (Facebook) Read more  

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Religious service attendance is healthful

A few notes from the December 2, 2016 Symposium sponsored by the Harvard Initiative on Health, Religion and Spirituality*: Regular attendance at religious services seems to have a protective effect. -Tyler Vanderweele (learn more at: Li, S., Stamfer, M., Williams, D.R. … Continue reading

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AAR Roundtable Session on Beholden

Beholden was the focus of a roundtable panel discussion in a Religion, Medicines, and Healing Group session at last week’s American Academy of Religion meeting. Below is a list of those who presided and presented. Audio files of the session are available … Continue reading

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