NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Source
Religious Education72
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
Attitude Scale1
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 72 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Cooreman-Guittin, Talitha – Religious Education, 2019
This article focuses on how the conversation on vulnerability between theologies of disability and religious education (RE) promotes encounter between pupils of different abilities. I argue that talking about the gift of vulnerability in RE can help pupils of different abilities perceive each other as full human beings. Indeed, RE can empower…
Descriptors: Disabilities, Religious Education, At Risk Persons, Interpersonal Relationship
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Pittman, Amanda Jo; Boyles, John H. – Religious Education, 2019
In this article, we offer analysis of and propose means of resistance to White Jesus in undergraduate Bible survey courses. White Jesus functions as a proxy for the operation of white normativity in contexts of religious education. Research on a cohort of first-year undergraduate students demonstrates the durability of race as a factor in…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Biblical Literature, Religious Education, Intervention
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kim-Cragg, HyeRan – Religious Education, 2019
This article examines the term "whiteness," providing a historical review for context. It uncovers whiteness using educational theory that identifies three aspects of curriculum--explicit, implicit, and null. A particularly unexamined biblical interpretation itself illustrates the explicit curriculum. Visual images that permeate the…
Descriptors: Whites, Curriculum, Hidden Curriculum, Cultural Influences
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Achituv, Sigal – Religious Education, 2019
The article describes a study on the gender identity of kindergarten teachers in the Israeli State Religious Education System (Hemed). The aim was to investigate their perception of gender identity in light of Orthodox feminism and discover how this is reflected in their work, particularly in the Torah stories they tell. The study, based on a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Religious Education, Gender Issues, Feminism
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kienstra, Natascha; van Dijk-Groeneboer, Monique; Boelens, Olav – Religious Education, 2018
Searching for new methods to start a genuine dialogue in secondary school classrooms, bibliodrama as an active form of putting religious stories in action was used. The research focused on examining relationships between student learning activities and teacher behavior; six lessons were analyzed in a qualitative cross-case analysis. A dialogue in…
Descriptors: Religious Education, Teacher Effectiveness, Teaching Methods, Thinking Skills
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Nagle, James Michael – Religious Education, 2017
Engaging the work of Robert Kegan, Mary C. Boys, and John Caputo, this article explores whether disaffiliation, or more accurately deconversion, might be one possible outcome of successful religious education forming a mature religious consciousness for postmodernity's changing religious landscape. Through a presentation of deconversion literature…
Descriptors: Religion, Religious Education, Educational Theories, Social Change
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Horner, Jeffrey Michael – Religious Education, 2017
James Estep's integration of Vygotsky's work on the Zone of Proximal Development into Christian education and pedagogy falls short of a distinctly evangelical form of integration. Using Ken Badley's schemata of Integration of Faith and Learning, this article distinguishes Estep's "paradigmatic" integration from a more thoroughgoing…
Descriptors: Educational Theories, Sociocultural Patterns, Christianity, Teaching Methods
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Rackley, Eric – Religious Education, 2017
Framed as the "transaction" between readers and texts, this article examines the scripture reading practices of three Methodist youth. Data were generated through verbal protocols in which youth verbalized their thinking as they read self-selected passages from the Bible. Multiple rounds of inductive thematic analyses identified how the…
Descriptors: Biblical Literature, Christianity, Reader Text Relationship, Thinking Skills
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lee, Myung-sil – Religious Education, 2017
Shortly after the rise of Protestantism in Korea in the 1880s, Bible classes began to be formed to promote the study of Christian scripture. By the mid-1890s, these classes were being widely offered. As a result of The Great Revival Movement of 1907, the need for a system to educate and form new believers became evident. In this article, I examine…
Descriptors: Biblical Literature, Protestants, Christianity, Religious Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Myers, William R. – Religious Education, 2016
The author identifies historic factors supportive of the 20th-century church's embrace of a program model for youth ministry while showing how its location outside the centering practices of the church by century's end produced a strong theological critique. The presence of both qualitative and quantitative research data and the reality of…
Descriptors: Churches, Youth, Clergy, Statistical Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Deitcher, Howard – Religious Education, 2016
The current study examines how Israeli teachers' beliefs and ideologies are expressed in their teaching of Biblical miracles. The article explores how Israeli teachers broach the topic of Biblical miracles, and how their beliefs and ideologies help them navigate a path from the national curriculum to the classroom. The article focuses on three key…
Descriptors: Judaism, Biblical Literature, Teacher Attitudes, Beliefs
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Reingold, Matt – Religious Education, 2016
The article presents research from a practitioner research study conducted in a non-denominational Jewish secondary school. As part of the study, students created artistic works based on chapter 12 of the biblical book of Numbers. Four of the twelve student groups created works that directly engaged with their conceptions of God as represented in…
Descriptors: Religious Factors, Secondary School Students, Jews, Art Products
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Horell, Harold D. – Religious Education, 2016
When the Religious Education Association (REA) was founded in 1903 in Chicago, the purpose of the organization was to explore innovative ways of envisioning, or we could say imagining, religious and moral instruction. At its first convention William Rainey Harper articulated a guiding vision for religious education that included foci on both…
Descriptors: Imagination, Religious Education, Organizations (Groups), Moral Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
DeGear, Elizabeth Berne – Religious Education, 2016
This article examines the psychoanalytic concepts of object-relations theorist Christopher Bollas, applying them to a view of the Bible as "transformational object." Emphasizing the connection between psychological process and religious experience, this article suggests that each person's innate ability to choose and use objects is a key…
Descriptors: Biblical Literature, Religious Education, Psychology, Learning Theories
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Peck-McClain, Emily A. – Religious Education, 2015
Agency is a particular concern for ministry with adolescent girls because they rarely see themselves as subjects of their own lives. Human agency is often emphasized in churches as a way to explain human sinful action. As a population treated as objects by society, it is important for young women to embrace and exercise their agency in order to be…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Females, Hermeneutics, Humanism
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5