Centre for Christian Scholarship

Christian Civility in Terrifying Times
In Dr. Richard Mouw’s keynote and panel at Redeemer this October, he called Christians to a faithful civility as tensions rise worldwide.
Prophetic Imagination
In a society where entertainment is valued over eternity, 2017 Emerging Public Intellectual Award winner Dr. Jessica Hooten Wilson fosters incarnational vision through stories.
The Story of the Secularization of the West
Outside Western Europe and North America, the world seems to be getting more religious, not less. What if secularization is not the inevitable future of religion in all societies, but one of many possible futures?
Redeemer’s EPI Award gains new momentum with new sponsors
Representatives of the Christian academy join North American think tanks in sponsoring Redeemer’s Emerging Public Intellectual Award.
The Public Impact of Christian Research
With the 2017-18 Zylstra grants, Redeemer faculty bring Christian influence to bear the history of secularization and pollution in local watersheds.
Rethinking Religion
Dr. Kevin Flatt aims to change how we understand the history of secularization.
The Image of God in an Image-Driven Age
From gluttony to iconoclasm, art history expert Dr. Matthew Milliner encourages the Redeemer campus to critically engage our rapid-paced visual culture.
Why Christian Research Matters
Redeemer is on the frontlines of an international movement to produce research from a Christian perspective.
Beyond Worldview
Redeemer’s Beyond Worldview lecture series asked what faith has to say about first-person shooter video games and zombie apocalypses.
Does Jesus Love Headshots?
Dr. Kevin Schut investigates the intersection of faith with the guts and gore of video games.
Learning to Love through Habit
Dr. James K. A. Smith’s keynote, drawn from his book "You Are What You Love", challenges us to learn to love through habit.
What’s up with the Apocalypse?
Alissa Wilkinson uncovers our collective cultural paranoia and our cravings for stories about the end of the world.
The Common Good
Redeemer faculty bring Christian influence to bear on sexual violence on campus, apocalyptic literature, and pollution in local watersheds
Katy Perry and Byzantine Icons
2016 Emerging Public Intellectual Award recipient uses art history and today's visual culture to tell sacred stories
Monitoring pollution in Hamilton watersheds
Dr. Edward Berkelaar and Dr. Darren Brouwer will monitor pollution in Hamilton watersheds with funding from a second Zylstra grant.
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