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Quotes from Students

"The department takes a critical and in-depth look at our western religious traditions as well as other world religions. The goal is not only to bring an understanding of the traditions themselves, but how it transforms, and is in turn transformed by, the culture in which it is found."

"I am a student majoring in history. I was looking for a course that would complement my chosen field of study. I found that a course in religious studies changed the way I looked at human behaviour in the course of history." 

“It gave me a well rounded understanding about how Christianity began and how it has evolved.” 

“The department takes a critical and in-depth look at our western religious traditions as well as other world religions. The goal is not only to bring an understanding of the tradition itself, but how it transforms, and is in turn transformed by, the culture in which it is found.” 

“I believe that the courses in religious studies that I took have greatly enriched my understanding of the human condition. What I have learned will continue to effect my life?.”