Religious Studies Program

Fall 2015 Course List

 

huff post religion
The Huffington Post lists the top five reasons to study religion


BLACK, WHITE, and MORMON
A CONFERENCE on the EVOLVING
STATUS of BLACK SAINTS WITHIN the MORMON FOLD

panelists
This conference offers a multi-disciplinary assessment of the status of black people within Mormon theology across time and space. Panels will include topics such as “Race and the Inner City,” “Race and Mormon Women,” and “Race at BYU.”

Lester Bush, Jr. opens the conference at 7pm, Thursday, October 8th as the 2015 Sterling M. McMurrin Lecture on Religion & Culture.

TH-F, 08-09 OCT 2015
@UMFA - DUMKE AUDITORIUM
EVENT INFO


 

dalai lama

The Dalai Lama Visits the U 

October 18, 2015 at 1:30.  Tickets go on sale July 13th.  For more information click here.

 


Congratulations to Professor Peterson for his recent publications in the following periodicals.

america magazine
fortressmagazine

 1. “Neither Binding nor Boring: Karl Rahner’s Take on Gaudium et SpesAmerica Magazine

2.  “Being Salvation: A Reinterpretation of Karl Rahner’s Christ as Savior” Fortress Press

3.  “Karl Rahner on Patristic Theology and Spirituality”
Philosophy & Theology