for the Study
Below is a collection of internet resources which support
the academic study of Religion.
Reference and General Materials on Religion
The ARDA: Association of Religious Data Archives
An archival collection of data sets related to religious surveys and similar research.
Descriptions of 64 Faith Groups
An encyclopedic type description of major faiths, minor traditions, and cults other than Christianity provided by the Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance.
Finding God in Cyberspace
Guide to Internet Resources for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion
A huge site with just about anything.
Internet Sacred Text Archive
Religions of the World
Religious and Sacred Texts
Shap Calendar of Religious Festivals
Virtual Religion Index
Women in Religion Bibliography
Ftp link to large zip file that can be downloaded.
Specific Religious Traditions
Ancient Polytheistic Religions (eg. Egyptian, Greek, Roman)
Misc. Minor Traditions or Cults
Branch Davidians (David Koresh)
Electronic Journals and Lists
(See also the specific religious traditions, above.)
Religious Studies Web Guide: Electronic Journals
Offline Online: Electronic Resources in Religious Studies
Academe This Week: Job Openings in Religion
American Academy of Religion
American Philological Association
American Schools of Oriental Research
China Judaic Studies Association
Society of Biblical Literature
Other Internet Resources in Religion
Myths and Legends of the world
Cults: Questions & Answers
(This site by Kelton Rhoads, a social psychologist, provides a definition wider than religion on his Working Psychology site.)
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Steve R. Morris
Last updated: January 12, 2010