With every human society growing more religiously and culturally pluralistic, the study of world religions has never been more crucial to stability, progress, and peace. Read more about Knowledge Is Power
On March 23, Mark Heim, Samuel Abbot Professor of Christian Theology at Andover Newton Theological School, offered reflections on the kind of self that is implied by Christian theological terms and the ways in which this matches up with Buddhist categories.
Leadership Day, which took place on March 30, is an annual celebration for Harvard Divinity School's leadership-level supporters and volunteers, including members of the Dean’s, Leadership, and Alumni/Alumnae Councils. Read more about Slideshow: 2012 HDS Leadership Day
On March 20, Frédérique Apffel-Marglin, Professor Emerita of Anthropology at Smith College, spoke about her latest book, Subversive Spiritualities: How Rituals Enact the World, as part of the "African, Diasporic, and Indigenous Religions in Conversation" series at the Center for the Study of World Religions at HDS.