An inter-religious panel discussion on the famous narrative of Abraham's near-sacrifice of his son. Tuesday, May 8, 7:30 p.m. at St. John Fisher Catholic Church in Rancho Palos Verdes. [...]
A Lecture on Jesus and the Earliest Christian Church. Sunday, February 11, 11:30 a.m. at St. Alban's Episcopal Church Free Admission • All are welcome!
Academy Board member Rabbi Dr. Elliot Dorff is being honored with the inaugural Leve Award for his exemplary leadership and service building bridges across diverse communities.
‘Spiritual but not Religious’ is a frequently used phrase on college campuses and beyond. How do we define spirituality as distinct from religion? Is spirituality measurable and if so, what role [...]
For most of human history, the majority of political rulers derived their legitimacy from some form of divine right. In such theocratically conceived political systems, any protest or resistance [...]
The United States of America is 'exceptional.' The US is an outlier among industrialized nations with regard to the religious commitment of its citizens. According to an extensive survey last [...]
This panel discussion by the Academy will explore the complex issue of religion and violence within a historical context and identify resources within each tradition for mitigating violence.
Academy Board member Dr. Muzammil Siddiqi to speak at Nuclear Disarmanment Conference at United Nations Headquarters on April 30, 2014
This panel discussion is being presented by the Academy and will focus on the respective legal frameworks of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Forum hosted by Loyola Marymount University.