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Faith in College

10 Lies Christians Believe About Interacting With the Opposite Sex

The Good Women Project | Posted 06.02.2013 | Religion
The Good Women Project

The sexual tension that pervades even the simplest campus ministry meeting is a pungent and thick as smoke. I can't help but think that these problems wouldn't be problems if we were OK with casual mingling.

Openly Different: Life As A Sikh On Campus

Mandeep Singh | Posted 05.20.2013 | Religion
Mandeep Singh

While I have been blessed never to have faced direct discrimination, the visual expression of my faith through my unshorn hair kept within my turban and my long beard attract cautious and potentially critical looks wherever I go.

How My Christian Friends Turned Me Jewish

Elad Nehorai | Posted 05.06.2013 | Religion
Elad Nehorai

I remember when I looked at him and I argued, the way he looked at me, almost like he was sad. And I remember thinking, how dare you, how dare you be sad for me.

Free Massachusetts Campus Given To Christian Foundation

Religion News Service | G. Jeffrey MacDonald | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald Religion News Service (RNS) Christian institutions hoping to win a free campus in western Massachusetts might soon face co...

How Does A College Education Effect Religious Beliefs?

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 09.11.2012 | Religion

How does a college education affect one's religious beliefs? Given that college is a period of intellectual engagement and exploration, many scholars ...

Is College Bad For Religion?

Rev. Dr. Lucy A. Forster-Smith | Posted 04.30.2012 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Lucy A. Forster-Smith

Never in my lifetime as a college chaplain have students been so earnest, so convicted, so ready to step into a cultural crossfire between absolutes and steady their eye on cleaning up the mess.

Lent In College: A Time For Wrestling

Anne Marie Roderick | Posted 04.22.2012 | Religion
Anne Marie Roderick

Challenge God to walk with you as you challenge yourself -- and allow yourself to be pleasantly surprised to find that God will.

Studying Conversion: What Stories Count?

Neil J. Young | Posted 12.17.2011 | Religion
Neil J. Young

I've been thinking a lot about change recently because of the course I'm teaching this semester, which looks at the experience of conversion from historical, sociological and anthropological perspectives.