Topic: Christianity

UT Austin Professors Discover Copy of Jesus’ Secret Teaching

Nov. 29, 2017
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The first-known original Greek copy of writings describing Jesus’ secret teachings to his brother James has been discovered by UT Austin biblical scholars.   

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$1.5 Million Gift to Support Religious Studies Initiatives at UT Austin

June 11, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas A $1.5 million gift from the Foundation for Biblical Studies will support graduate students and faculty research in the study of Christian origins and related fields at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Education Notes: Religion and Culture Experts

March 6, 2008

Members of the Christian faith will celebrate Easter, one of the religion's most important holy days, March 23. Christianity scholars and historians at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss religion and culture from a variety of perspectives, from Jesus in popular culture to the origins of the Bible.

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Sociologist discusses "Marrying Tradition and Modernity"

March 6, 2008
Sociologist discusses "Marrying Tradition and Modernity"

While research on other Christian denominations shows similar individualized attitudes about the role of faith in everyday life, the generational differences are more pronounced among Catholics.

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Sociologist in article on Christianity on campus

Nov. 29, 2007
Sociologist in article on Christianity on campus

The students piling into a house near the University of Cincinnati are laughing, sending text messages, and lining up for plates of pizza -- then they all bow their heads in prayer.

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