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Freedom of Belief Bridges America’s Divides

A new charter restates America’s commitment to liberty of religion and conscience. By William A. Galston

After extended and sometimes difficult dialogue, agreement was reached on the American Charter of Freedom of Religion and Conscience, signed by 75 distinguished Americans and released in Washington Nov. 29.

 

Top Scholar Joins Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion to Direct Program on Religion and Latin American Studies

Dr. Juan Carlos Esparza Ochoa also will serve as a research professor in ISR and the Diana R. Garland School of Social Work.

 

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Evangelicals and the Bible: A Symposium to Honor David Bebbington @ Paul Powell Chapel, Truett Seminary, Baylor University
The history of evangelical Christianity has seen an enormous flowering of scholarship over the past four decades, spurred in part by interest in understanding Christian conservatism in the U.S. and by the remarkable expansion of[...]
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Inequality, Ethics, and Black Political Power The lecture is about social inequality in the U.S. and why black political success–which now includes a twice-elected black president–has not translated into more black economic advancement. Jason Riley[...]


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Freedom of Belief Bridges America’s Divides

A new charter restates America’s commitment to liberty of religion and conscience. By William A. Galston

After extended and sometimes difficult dialogue, agreement was reached on the American Charter of Freedom of Religion and Conscience, signed by 75 distinguished Americans and released in Washington Nov. 29.

 

Top Scholar Joins Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion to Direct Program on Religion and Latin American Studies

Dr. Juan Carlos Esparza Ochoa also will serve as a research professor in ISR and the Diana R. Garland School of Social Work.

 

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Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm Paul Powell Chapel, Truett Seminary, Baylor University
The history of evangelical Christianity has seen an enormous flowering of scholarship over the past four decades, spurred in part by interest in understanding Christian conservatism in the U.S. and by the remarkable expansion of[...]
Nov 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Baylor University - TBA
Inequality, Ethics, and Black Political Power The lecture is about social inequality in the U.S. and why black political success–which now includes a twice-elected black president–has not translated into more black economic advancement. Jason Riley[...]