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Welcome to the Religious Education Association, an Association of Professors, Practitioners, and Researchers in Religious Education. We meet and work together to advance substantive research, probing scholarship and practical approaches to religious education, particularly through our journal Religious Education and our scholarly monograph series Horizons in Religious Education.

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  • Visiting Scholar in Religious Studies, Defiance (posted on 10 November 2022 in Openings)

    The Charles K. and Esther C. Krieger Visiting Scholars Program at Defiance College invites applications for a Visiting Scholar in Religious Studies for Fall 2023 through Spring 2025. The Visiting Scholar will teach three courses per semester (9 credit hours) in religious studies, including courses in the scholar’s area of interest, and the first-year seminar ...

  • Adjuncts needed at Austin Presby (posted on 10 November 2022)

    Friends, I’m hoping you can help me brainstorm some excellent names for filling adjunct teaching roles in the Master of Arts in Youth Ministry (MAYM) degree program at Austin Presbyterian Seminary over the next 24 months. I have several courses that need to be filled by experienced educators who have the ability to effectively teach those ...

  • Austin Presby Sem: ChrisEd and Formation (posted on 10 November 2022 in Openings)

    Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary announces a tenure-track position in the area of Christian Education and Formation. The person appointed to this position will focus their teaching on Christian education and formation within and beyond the congregational context. A particular research focus on the religious formation and Christian education of children, youth, and young adults is ...

  • Diane Joy Hymans, 28 October 2022 (posted on 5 November 2022 in Memorials)

    Diane Joy Hymans died peacefully at Ohio-Living Westminster Thurber Retirement Community on October 28, 2022. A significant stroke in July, 2017 started her decline in health. Diane was born on February 11, 1948, in Hull, Iowa, the daughter of Dowie James and Dorothy Jean Hymans. She spent her childhood years in Hull, a small, rural farming ...

  • Joe and Kelly George Professorship in Theology and Ministry, Bilingual (posted on 4 November 2022 in Openings)

    Loyola Institute for Ministry (LIM) of Loyola University New Orleans invites applications for the Joe and Kelly George Professorship in Theology and Ministry at the assistant professor level. The successful candidate will be Spanish-English bilingual with expertise in Hispanic Ministry. This is not currently a tenure-track position but will be funded for at least three ...

  • Please nominate people for our positions (posted on 4 November 2022 in Meetings and Openings)

    The Religious Education Association has issued an open call for candidates looking towards our elections in July of 2023. We have several open positions within our organization and would like to extend an invitation for interested members to apply. The open positions available are listed online, along with a form through which you can nominate ...

  • REA Statement on Tragedy in Seoul (posted on 3 November 2022)

    We are deeply distressed by the news from South Korea on Saturday October 30th and sincerely mourn the death of over 150 people in this tragic incident where Halloween festivities were taking place. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims. We pray that those who sorrow may be filled with faith and ...

  • RE and Comparative Theology (posted on 29 October 2022 in Members)

    With pleasure we share that REA former president Bert Roebben has collaborated with Klaus von Stosch to write an article entitled “Religious Education and Comparative Theology: Creating Common Ground for Intercultural Endeavors” in the relatively new journal Religions. Religions is an international, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed, open access journal on religions and theology, published monthly online by ...

  • Battling Indifference: How We Teach the Holocaust (posted on 27 October 2022 in Events and Resources)

    Gratz College is sharing an online teach-in opportunity all day November 6th, to which REA members are thoroughly welcomed! To kickoff the Holocaust Teach-In’s day of learning, Elisha Wiesel and the Honorable Irwin Cotler will discuss the importance of Holocaust education for protecting human rights and preventing mass atrocity. Join President Zev Eleff, moderator Randi ...

  • Celebrate with Dr. Kim-Cragg as she is installed as Principal of Emmanuel College (posted on 24 October 2022 in Events and Members)

    We are so excited to shared the news — and the warm invitation — of the celebration of Dr. HyeRan Kim-Cragg (long time member and leader in the REA) as she is installed as the 14th Principal of Emmanuel College in Victoria University, the University of Toronto and the Toronto School of Theology. The installation ...

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