Molly Farneth, President Wendy Raymond, Dean John McKnight, and students in Farneth's "Religious Organizing for Racial Justice" class visit the Armat Avenue Gate to discuss what the they have learned about the relationship between the College and Ardmore communities. Photo: Patrick Montero.
The Department views religion as a central aspect of human culture and social life. Religions propose interpretations of reality and shape very particular forms of life. In so doing, they make use of many aspects of human culture, including art, architecture, music, literature, science, and philosophy–as well as countless forms of popular culture and daily behavior.