Kingdom of Bureaucracy

Kingdom of Bureaucracy

February 19, 2016

Giovanni Bazzana, Associate Professor of New Testament at HDS, answers questions about his new book, Kingdom of Bureaucracy: The Political Theology of Village Scribes in the Sayings Gospel Q, ahead of a talk at the CSWR on Tuesday, February 23.

Maryam, Mother of Jesus, in the Quran

Maryam, Mother of Jesus, in the Quran

December 18, 2015

Professor Francis X. Clooney, S.J., the director of the Center for the Study of World Religions, continues exploring "The Study Quran," this time on the theme of Mary, the Mother of Jesus.


HDS's Frank Clooney on Trump, Islam, and Ignorance

December 8, 2015

HDS professor Francis Clooney, S.J. writes in American Magazine that Donald Trump's latest call to exclusion is not only deeply offensive to Muslims, it is an abomination to people of other faith traditions as well.

Video: Christians in South Indian Villages, 1959–2009

Video: Christians in South Indian Villages, 1959–2009

November 5, 2015

John B. Carman, Parkman Professor of Divinity and Professor of Comparative Religion Emeritus at HDS, discusses Christians in South Indian Villages, 1959–2009: Decline and Revival in Telangana, a book he co-authored.

Corita Kent feelin' groovy

Seeing Corita Kent at Harvard

October 26, 2015

HDS professor and CSWR director Francis X. Clooney S.J. writes about the Corita Kent exhibition and how the former nun helped a generation see the world anew.

Steven Kepnes delivers "Jewish Liturgy as Jewish Theology" lecture

Video: Jewish Liturgy as Jewish Theology

October 1, 2015

Although many have said that Judaism does not have a theology, it is clear that the Siddur, or Prayer Book, has a clear sense of the nature of God and God's relation to humans.