Religion and Ethics

Emory College was founded by Methodists, and the university maintains a formal affiliation with the United Methodist Church. The Candler School of Theology is one of 13 United Methodist seminaries.

The Emory Center for Ethics develops academic and public programs to explore how ethical issues underlie decisions that shape our society.

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Candler's Centennial Conference inspires 'Prophetic Voices'

April 15, 2015

BEINGS summit seeks ethical consensus on biotechnology

April 13, 2015

Candler student wins prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

April 9, 2015

Shah-Kazemi to address spirituality, universality in Islam

March 31, 2015

Anthropology PhD student explores new approaches to humanitarian photography

March 31, 2015

Tibet Week looks at compassion through its cultural lens

March 19, 2015

Inaugural Eiesland Lecture looks at violence, disability, healing

March 19, 2015

'Study drugs' focus of March 17 campus debate

March 12, 2015

Conversation explores science, religion and humans' place in the cosmos

March 12, 2015

Glenn Chancel Choir performs sacred music of Russia

March 3, 2015

India Week set for March 16-20

March 2, 2015

'Prophetic Voices' conference to consider future of theology

March 2, 2015

'Islam, Media and Pop Culture' course explores Muslim satire

Feb. 26, 2015

Carter reflects on 'moral leadership,' ongoing human rights challenges

Feb. 18, 2015

Good Life lecture offers skills for positive thinking

Feb. 17, 2015

Franklin speech points a way to King's 'beloved community'

Feb. 8, 2015

New book series on law and Christianity established

Feb. 4, 2015

Emory, Ga. Tech launch partnership on leadership, multi-faith

Feb. 4, 2015

Good Life Speaker Series features Marshall Duke on resilience, happiness

Feb. 3, 2015

What is the future of the Catholic Church under Pope Francis?

Dec. 19, 2014

Smith featured at international religious conference

Dec. 12, 2014

Exodus: Gods and Kings - Was Moses an action hero?

Dec. 10, 2014

Showcase reveals breadth, depth of disability scholars' work

Nov. 24, 2014

Lipstadt joins presidential delegation at anti-Semitism conference

Nov. 20, 2014

Symposium explores legal, ethical issues related to immigration

Nov. 10, 2014

Jewish, Black civil liberties to be topic of Emory's Rothschiid Lecture

Nov. 7, 2014

Panelists to discuss religious freedom within Tibet

Nov. 5, 2014

Candler to hold Centennial Convocation for Emory community, public

Oct. 15, 2014

Symposium to tell flood stories from Noah to now

Oct. 13, 2014

New chapel is 'Candler's gym' for preaching practice

Oct. 2, 2014

Young clergy development supported by new grant

Oct. 1, 2014

Faculty digital projects explore religion, love and art

Sep. 25, 2014

Students learn caring for others means caring for yourself

Feb. 10, 2014

To honor Mandela, practice Madiba, says Emory's Franklin

Dec. 13, 2013

Now trending: Candler dean looks to future of seminary education

Nov. 15, 2013

Robbins investigates Jesus beyond the Gospels

Sep. 4, 2013

Psychologist sees benefits of prayer, meditation on mental health

Aug. 26, 2013

Theological inquiry changes both students and their teachers

July 29, 2013

Flueckiger gives voice to fragments, incongruities of religious practices

June 27, 2013

Religion scholar confronts 'the hard edges'

June 21, 2013

Why is Brooks Holifield so revered and how did he get that way?

June 7, 2013

Emory-Tibet Science Initiative: Where East meets West

May 22, 2013

Mapping the lost liturgical landscape

May 15, 2013

Emory students scheduled for session with Dalai Lama this fall

April 30, 2013

For Kinlaw, the best medicine is thinking ahead

April 19, 2013

Religion scholars go public, part 2: media trends to watch

March 26, 2013

Long offers insights on problem of evil, suffering

March 1, 2013

Candler faculty, Swanson's art create new window on Holy Week

Feb. 7, 2013

Mideast conflicts yield to personal relationships

Feb. 4, 2013

The play's the thing to start a conversation on ethics

Jan. 24, 2013

Got the digital holiday blues? Try 'Returning to Reality'

Dec. 10, 2012

Ancient religious practice of shamanism was gender neutral

Dec. 10, 2012

Commemoration of war dead tells us who we are, says Wright

Nov. 29, 2012

Farley in vanguard of women writing theology

Nov. 26, 2012

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Nov. 19, 2012

Legal practice vs. religious faith: Experts weigh in

Nov. 15, 2012

Activists' secret weapon? Drawing from the theological well

Nov. 13, 2012

Do Jews, Christians and Muslims worship the same God?

Sep. 27, 2012