Category Archives: Resources

Emilie Townes’ presentation

We have now placed video recordings of all of the plenary speakers from last November’s meeting online. We will highlight each speaker in a news post here, and we encourage you to share the videos and use them in teaching. … Continue reading

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Spirituality and the professionalism of the RE teacher

Bert Roebben, our incoming annual meeting program chair, has posted a paper which further lays out some of his ideas for the upcoming meeting. Here’s the abstract: This contribution is situated in the European discourse on the role of the … Continue reading

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REA2015 Proceedings Available

The REA Annual Meeting 2015 Proceedings are now available on our website. Our proceedings include the papers presented at Research Interest Group sessions at the annual meeting.

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Celebrating Nostra Aetate

Nostra Aetate is a document from the Roman Catholic church that was promulgated as part of Vatican II. This year it is 50 years old, and there have been some wonderful conferences and other events marking that anniversary. Why? Because … Continue reading

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Wimberly presentation at Yale

The Youth Ministry Initiative at Yale will be featuring our member and past president, Dr. Anne Wimberly, in a presentation on May 6th at 12:30 pm eastern time. It will be live-streamed, so even if you aren’t in New Haven, … Continue reading

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Bible literacy in teen narrative form

Organizers seek help in shaping a new teaching tool A team of scholars, writers, graphic artists, and media producers have begun work on a project that introduces young people to the Bible and to its historical contexts in visually and … Continue reading

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New journal on game environments and religion

The Institute for Religious Studies and Religious Education at the University of Bremen is hosting a new journal, gamevironments, considering the interactions of games, religion and culture. The journal welcomes contributions applying all approaches and highlighting all fields of investigation related to … Continue reading

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Glossary of associations

Many of our webpages and papers refer to specific associations or organizations by acronyms or letters alone. That can be very confusing! We have begun a webpage on this site that is a glossary of associations we either have some involvement … Continue reading

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Second Horizons book announced

The REA Horizons in Religious Education series announces the acceptance of the 2nd book in the series.  Open Minds, Devoted Hearts: Portraits of Adult Religious Educators written by Dr. Sarah Tauber will be published in 2015.  Dr. Tauber is Assistant Professor … Continue reading

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Wabash Center August Teaching Links

This month’s Teaching Links, the e-newsletter of the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion, encourages applications for their $20,000 grants and even offers grant-coaching to improve your chances of obtaining one!  There is also a list … Continue reading

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