HDS in the News

Good, but Never Simple

Good, but Never Simple

December 10, 2012

In visit to HDS, Toni Morrison illuminates concepts of virtue, and its opposite.

Bypassing the Bible

Bypassing the Bible

November 2, 2012

Decades later, plaintiff recalls cases limiting religious incursions in public schools.

Fresh Year, New Minister

Fresh Year, New Minister

September 4, 2012

Jonathan Walton, HDS Professor and the new Pusey Minister of Harvard's Memorial Church, delivered the "Freshman Sunday" sermon on September 2.

Riding on the Past

Riding on the Past

November 15, 2012

HDS student and former U.S. surfing champion Mary Setterholm is helping women reclaim their lives from poverty and exploitation.

The Sacred Toni Morrison

The Sacred Toni Morrison

September 20, 2012

An HDS series probes aspects of religion in the Nobelist author's writings.

Inside India’s Pop-up City

Inside India’s Pop-up City

January 21, 2013

HDS professor Diana Eck and a team from Harvard map the Kumbh Mela, the world’s largest gathering.

Photo Journal: Spiritual Weeding

Photo Journal: Spiritual Weeding

October 3, 2012

Following the work ethic that "weeding is a form of spirituality," a group of HDS students and staff performs the dirty work of keeping the HDS Garden flourishing.

Vatican in Flux

Vatican in Flux

February 12, 2013

Francis Schüssler Fiorenza, professor of Roman Catholic theological studies at HDS, spoke to the Harvard Gazette about the pope's resignation and possible successors.

Apocalypse Now? Hardly

Apocalypse Now? Hardly

November 29, 2012

HDS professor David Carrasco recently presented "Apocalypse Soon? How the World Ends (or Doesn't) in Religions of the World."

The Best of Bestowing

The Best of Bestowing

October 26, 2012

HDS professor Stephanie Paulsell reflects on the greatest gift she's ever received.

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