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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What the Declaration of Independence really means by 'pursuit of happiness'

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Emory receives grant to explore changes in theological education

June 27, 2014

Presidential bioethics commission meets at Emory

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Finding the Native Christian Voice

June 5, 2014

The Bible: Most important book ever written designed for people, not states

June 2, 2014

Native Christian perspectives new focus for researchers

May 23, 2014

Emory appoints dean of the chapel, spiritual life

May 13, 2014

Emory on Coursera: The Bible's prehistory, purpose and political future

May 8, 2014

Scholar/Teacher Award: Abdullahi An-Na'im committed to positive change

May 7, 2014

American Muslims should move beyond minority politics, says An-Na'im

April 29, 2014

'Noah' film spurs scholars to share research on ancient flood myths

April 24, 2014

Nichole Phillips: Sharing discoveries in religion and ritual

April 16, 2014

Summer workshop looks at the science of religion

April 3, 2014

Candler Centennial Conference to focus on future of theology

April 3, 2014

'On the Border' class takes students to center of immigration debate

March 28, 2014

Emory-Tibet Science Initiative receives $1 million grant from Dalai Lama Trust

March 25, 2014

Renowned Christian scholars to speak at Emory Law

March 18, 2014

Author of acclaimed play 'Wit' to speak

March 13, 2014

Legacy of Bible's King David revisited in new e-book

Feb. 27, 2014

Emory names Franklin to lead Laney Legacy in Moral Leadership

Feb. 19, 2014

Law and religion conference set

Feb. 18, 2014

Author to discuss religion in African American theater

Feb. 18, 2014

Religion in African American theater topic of author's talk

Feb. 14, 2014

Emory to host major international bioethics summit

Feb. 11, 2014

'Sacred Matters' designed with 'nones' in mind

Feb. 10, 2014

Real 'Good Food': Ayres explores link between food, faith

Jan. 22, 2014

Garvin named acting dean of the chapel, religious life at Emory

Jan. 17, 2014

LaFayette memoir offers first person look into civil rights movement

Jan. 6, 2014

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Dec. 28, 2013

State Department's faith-based advisor to speak Feb. 7

Jan. 31, 2013