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RE Tenure-track Position – Villanova University

The Department of Theology and Religious Studies at Villanova University invites applications for a tenure-track position in religious and theological education at the rank of assistant professor. The successful candidate will have expertise in the field of religious/theological education, including … Continue reading

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Registration now open for REA 2014

Online registration for the 2014 Annual Meeting is now available!   Please see the Schedule and various detail pages for Plenaries, Preconference Events, and Breakout Sessions for information about the various options for attendees so that you can decide on your choices … Continue reading

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2014 Meeting of the Association of University Lecturers in Religion & Education

5-6 September 2014, University of Roehampton, London “Belief in Dialogue” with keynote speakers Dr. Rowan Williams and Dr. Abdullah Trevathan Contested ideas around religion, education, religious education, philosophy, inter-culturalism and related areas could easily include Belief and Dialogue. AULRE conferences … Continue reading

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“A Mighty Oak Has Fallen: Dr. Vincent Harding”

Dr. Vincent Harding, Martin Luther King, Jr.’s colleague and a theologian, historian, and nonviolent activist, died May 19, 2014. Born in Harlem, educated at Columbia and the University of Chicago, and Chair of the History and Sociology Department at Spelman … Continue reading

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Instructional Technology Specialist – Claremont

Claremont School of Theology announces an opening for an instructional technology specialist to work in consultation and collaboration with the faculty and staff of Claremont School of Theology (CST) to facilitate the use of technology for teaching and learning in CST … Continue reading

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Youth Ministry: Now! presents Dr. Yolanda Smith on Teaching the Bible

On May 7, Dr. Yolanda Smith will give a lecture entitled, “Exploring the Bible with Contemporary Youth,” on the Yale Divinity School campus. The event includes a free lunch, which is served at noon. Dr. Smith will explore the multiple … Continue reading

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April REA Newsletter now available

April 2014 eREACH can be viewed and downloaded here:  http://www.religiouseducation.net/2200-2 CORRECTION  to the emailed version.  Saint Benedict is sister college to Saint John’s, Collegeville, not Saint Thomas.

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New Editor-Elect for Journal Announced

The Board of Directors of the Religious Education Association has announced the selection of Rev. Dr. Joyce Ann Mercer as Editor-Elect of the journal RELIGIOUS EDUCATION, effective September 1, 2014. Dr. Mercer is Professor of Practical Theology and the Arthur … Continue reading

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New Book from Jack Seymour, RE journal editor

Hot off the press in March 2014 is a new book by Jack Seymour, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, editor of Religious Education and REA’s Horizons in Religious Education book series. Teaching the Way of Jesus: Educating Christians for Faithful Living (Abingdon) … Continue reading

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REA Horizons Series Publishes First Book!

With great pride and pleasure, we announce  that Sheryl Kujawa-Holbrook’s book  God Beyond Borders: Interreligious Learning Among Faith Communities is now available from Wipf and Stock Publishers!  It is the first book to be published in Horizons in Religious Education, the new book … Continue reading

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