Department of Religious Studies

Professor Jonathan Tan’s Book Named Outstanding Book in Mission Studies

Date posted: July 29th, 2015

Professor Tan’s Christian Mission Among the Peoples of Asia (Orbis, 2014) was recently named one of Fifteen Outstanding Books of 2014 for Mission Studies by the International Bulletin of Missionary Research. …Read more.

Groundbreaking New Book on Japanese Buddhism by Professor William Deal and Co-author Brian Ruppert

Date posted: July 29th, 2015

A Cultural History of Japanese Buddhism (Wiley-Blackwell, 2015) offers a comprehensive, nuanced, and chronological account of the evolution of Buddhist religion in Japan from the sixth century to the present day. …Read more.

Dr. Joy R. Bostic Keynote Speaker at International Workshop: “Longing, Suffering, and Love in Mystical Theory and Practice”

Date posted: July 29th, 2015

Dr. Joy R. Bostic will be the keynote speaker at the International Workshop: “Longing, Suffering, and Love in Mystical Theory and Practice” at the University of Konstanz, July 31-August 1.  For more information please refer to https://sites.google.com/site/emomysticism/ …Read more.