Faculty News and Research

James Comey

James Comey: The Fall of a Niebuhrian

May 18, 2017

Former FBI director James Comey's story illustrates Reinhold Niebuhr’s conviction that historical events tend to refute our illusions, writes K. Healan Gaston, Lecturer on American Religious History. 

HDS Hollis Professor of Divinity Emeritus Harvey Cox.

Video: The Market As God

April 18, 2017

On April 18, Harvey Cox, HDS Hollis Professor of Divinity Emeritus, discussed his recent publication, The Market as God, at the Center for the Study of World Religions.

Muslim in America

Muslim in America

April 14, 2017

The idea that Muslim women are more oppressed than women of other religions is a common belief in the U.S. today, but this wasn't the case 20 years ago. World Policy On Air speaks with Professor Leila Ahmed.