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Welcome to the Religious Education Association, an Association of Professors, Practitioners, and Researchers in Religious Education.
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It's the beginning of a new year and the best time to join or renew your REA membership. By joining REA today, you will receive our internationally recognized journal Religious Education. While you are checking on your membership, why not invite a colleague to join our 108-year-old organization?
2013 Annual Meeting
Join us in Boston, Massachusetts where we will gather to engage the theme, "Coming Out Religiously." Visit the 2013 Conference website for more information and to review the 2013 Call for Papers.
2012 Annual Meeting
We had a spectacular time at the 2012 Annual Meeting, "Let Freedom Ring", Nov 2-4, in Atlanta! A record number of attendees and presenters yielded stimulating break-out sessions to complement the outstanding program of plenary speakers. Photo highlights are now available. Stay tune for video clips from this year's annual meeting.
Recent news from around the field...
- Wabash Center Teaching Links - May 2013 Issue (posted on 1 May 2013)
The May issue of Teaching Links has been published. Note that the Wabash Center is now receiving nominations for its annual New Teachers Dinner at the AAR-SBL meeting this November. It’s an excellent introduction to colleagues, senior scholars committed to conversations about teaching, and the Wabash Center programs. Please nominate your past students who have ...
- REA Becomes an AAR Related Scholarly Organization (posted on 30 April 2013)
The Religious Education Association has been accepted as a Related Scholarly Organization (RSO) by the American Academy of Religion (AAR). RSO status brings with it several benefits, including: • Recognition as an RSO on the AAR website and a link to the RSO’s website. • Recognition of the RSO in the AAR Annual Meeting Program Book front ...
- 2013 Harper Award Announced (posted on 28 April 2013)
The Board of Directors of the Religious Education Association has announced that Professor Robert (Bob) Jackson, PhD, DLitt, AcSS, will receive the William Rainey Harper Award at the 2013 REA Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts. The William Rainey Harper Award was named after the first President of the University of Chicago, who was the founder of ...
- Conference: e-Formation - Faith Formation for a Connected Digital World (posted on 24 April 2013)
An ecumenical conference on the future of faith formation will be held May 31 — June 2, 2013, at the Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria. e-Formation: Faith Formation for a Connected Digital World is intended to help participants learn how to integrate digital approaches into faith formation with all ages and generations. “More and more, the ...
- Julie Lytle's New Book (posted on 24 April 2013)
Morehouse Publishing has announced the release of Julie Lytle’s new book, Faith Formation 4.0: Introducing an Ecology of Faith in a Digital Age. “Framed by the Great Commission’s imperative to ‘make disciples,’ Faith Formation 4.0 shows how to reclaim the characteristics of the original oral tradition of the Early Church while using today’s tools of digital ...
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