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By Rodney Stark
By Rodney Stark
Can Faith Rewire an Addict's Brain? by Byron Johnson and Maria Pagano Young people who regularly attend religious services and describe themselves as religious are less likely to experiment with alcohol and drugs, a growing body of research shows. Why?
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Paul Powell Chapel, Truett Seminary Baylor University- 8:30 am to noon In recent years, religion’s decline and imminent fall has been a source of intense interest to media and academics alike. Repeated surveys have been cited as showing the decline of American faith, the growth of atheism, and of the number people admitting to no religion – the famous “Nones.” Our goal in this event is to provide an essential corrective to the Secularization Myth, and to offer ways of understanding and debunking future claims as they arise. This event is free  REGISTER HERE
Baylor ISR Employment Opportunities The Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) invites applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar.

ISR Symposia

  • 8:30am
    May 5, 2015
    THE END OF RELIGION? – SYMPOSIUM