Topic: Religion

On religion and politics

March 27, 2012
On religion and politics

Religious Studies Professor Tom Tweed discusses religion's role in politics and its impact on this year's election season outcomes.

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Prophetic politics

March 19, 2012
Prophetic politics

As a part of our Elections 2012 coverage, Journalism Professor Robert Jensen discusses why we need to chart a healthy role for religion in public life.

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From buildings to books to tattoos

Feb. 27, 2012
From buildings to books to tattoos

Through four centuries of influence, the language of the King James Bible has left an indelible mark on the cultural landscape around the world.

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Examining the unexplained

Oct. 28, 2011
Examining the unexplained

Joshua Gunn, associate professor of communication studies, reveals why we're so intrigued by stories of the supernatural and paranormal.

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Sociologist claims evangelicals damage institution of marriage by delaying it

Aug. 21, 2009
Sociologist claims evangelicals damage institution of marriage by delaying it

The agonizing message to a young Christian couple in love: Sex can wait, but so can marriage. The conversation is spreading from a relatively small number of churches and ministries, to the broader evangelical community. University of Texas at Austin sociologist Mark Regnerus [...]

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