Christian Youth: Learning and Living the Faith

Princeton Theological Seminary was recently awarded a $1.1 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to fund a study that will "provide church leaders with strategies to help children connect with their religion."  This study of confirmation in five denominations - United Methodist, Presbyterian, Evangelical Lutheran, Episcopal and African Methodist Episcopal - will include two elements: : (1) a survey of youth and parents about their beliefs, and  (2) research that will involve visiting churches Read More …

Review of Christ the Key

Kathryn Tanner.  Christ the Key.  Cambridge University Press: 2010.  ISBN: 9780521732772. Meet the Author Kathryn Tanner joined the faculty of Yale Divinity School as Professor of Systematic Theology earlier this year.  Previously she taught at the University of Chicago Divinity School for fifteen years and at Yale University's Department of Religious Studies for ten years.  Tanner's research relates the history of Christian thought to contemporary issues of theological concern using Read More …