Journal of Religion & Society

The Journal of Religion & Society is a refereed electronic journal that has been established to promote the cross-disciplinary study of religion and its diverse social dimensions through the publication of research articles, essays and opinions, review articles, and book reviews.

The journal also publishes a Supplement Series that includes volumes generated by the Kripke Symposia in Religion & Society and other scholarly collaborations.

The editorial board of the journal consists of the Faculty Associates of the Kripke Center.

The journal is permanently located at

Center Newsletter

The Center for the Study of Religion and Society published a semi-annual newsletter between 1989 and 2000, which included timely essays on religious and social issues, reviews of significant books in religion and society, and announcements and reports of conferences, symposia, and talks. With the publication of the Journal of Religion & Society and the Center website, the newsletter was discontinued.

Published essays in the newsletter are available online in the Newletter Archive.

Studes in Jewish Civilization

The volumes in this series publish the proceedings of the annual Klutznick Symposium, sponsored each year by the Kripke Center for the Study of Religion and Society and the Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Chair in Jewish Civilization. A list of published volumes can be found on the website of the Klutznick Chair in Jewish Civilization.


Ronald A. Simkins and Gail S. Risch, editors. Religion and the Family. Omaha: Creighton University Press, 2008.

Thomas O. Nitsch, Joseph M. Phillips, Jr., and Edward L. Fitzsimmons, editors. On the Conditions of Labor and the Social Question One Hundred Years Later: Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Rerum Novarum, and the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Association for Social Economics. Toronto Studies in Theology, 69. Lewiston: The Edwin Mellen Press, 1994.

Maryanne Stevens, editor. Reconstructing the Christ Symbol: Essays in Feminist Christology. New York: Paulist Press, 1993.

David G. Schultenover, editor. Theology Toward the Third Millennium: Theological Issues for the Twenty-first Century. Toronto Studies in Theology, 56. Lewiston: The Edwin Mellen Press, 1991.

Most of the work of the center is now published through the Supplement Series of the Journal of Religion & Society.