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Articles with keyword "Religion"

Illustration of Pilgrims


Who Were the Pilgrims Who Celebrated the First Thanksgiving?

Ric Burns’s close look at the Pilgrims may change how we think of them.



A Pair of Technologies Sheds New Light on Jubilees Palimpsest

An ancient text reveals a wider context for Biblical studies.

Marble statue of Artemis


How to Worship Artemis and Get Something in Return

Big show on Mount Solmissos

Image of 1835 revolt of slaves in Brazil


Manifest Beauty

"Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints," featuring the art of Brazil is on exhibit in Detroit.



The Chinese "Old Master" Laozi authored a book that would transform Chinese culture.

Martin Scorsese during the Venice Film Festival in 1998.


The Art of Martin Scorsese

Former chairman Jim Leach interviews the 2013 Jefferson Lecturer about growing up, making films, and capturing that special "something" on the big screen.


Women of Power

An eleventh-century nun with attitude becomes the subject of a Maryland film.

In Focus

A New Awareness in New York

New York's David Cronin works to teach global understanding.


Islam and Democracy

Some Muslim scholars argue that democracy is a requirement of Islam in the contemporary world.


Pioneer Painters

Works by three Lutheran artists who shaped the early religious environment in the upper Midwest are on display in Iowa.