The Journal of Interreligious Studies is a forum for academic, social, and timely issues affecting religious communities around the world. It is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to innovative research on and study of the interactions that take place within and between religious communities. Published online, it is designed to increase both the quality and frequency of interchanges between religious groups and their leaders and scholars. By fostering conversation, the JIRS hopes to increase religious literacy, contribute to the field of interreligious hermeneutics, and address the issues surrounding interreligious relations, dialogue, theology, and communication. The JIRS solicits articles of an interdisciplinary nature and with the aim of producing resources for interreligious education, pedagogy, theology and cooperation.
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The Journal's imprint, Interreligious Studies Press, is seeking contributions to our next edited, print volume: "Living in a Religiously Plural World: Voices from Secondary Education and Community Youth Organizations on Interreligious Engagement." The CFP may be found here. Given our target authorship and readership, we are offering honoraria to authors (details in CFP).
Vol 34 (2022): The Spiritual But Not Religious and Theology Without Walls
This special issue is guest edited by Bin Song, assistant professor of philosophy and religion at Washington College (Maryland, U.S.A).
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