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Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public Life

The Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public Life is a gathering point within a public university in Canada focusing on a broad range of themes where religion and public life intersect. The Centre seeks to bring to the university and to the general public original contributions that embody the highest standards of academic scholarship.

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  • Harmony in Verse: Hip-Hop and Faith Unveiled in Black History Month

    February 09, 2024

    In the symphony of Black culture, hip-hop is a distinctive melody, a powerful narrative that intertwines resilience, identity, and faith. As we navigate the nuanced terrain of this genre, its convergence with faith unfolds as a captivating journey of cultural evolution, aligning poignantly with the essence of Black History Month.

  • Yes, Die Hard is a Christmas Movie

    January 22, 2024

    As the holiday season is officially over, it’s a great time to reflect and revisit the seasonal traditions we’ve adopted throughout our lifetime. The holiday season is defined by traditions, after all.

  • Making Space for Religious Voices & Ways of Life

    December 06, 2023

    A Needs Assessment of Albertan Religious Communities and an Example for Religious Studies Centers (RSC)

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