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Faith & Academics Resources
The intimate relation between Christian faith and science, the arts, literature, and every other area of academic endeavor cannot be denied. This Web site brings together academic resources which can be of use to professors, graduate students and undergraduates who want to pursue topics from a specifically Christian angle of vision. Please send suggested links to Dr. Burt Burleson.

Art History
Biology Music
Chemistry and Physics Religion and Philosophy
Economics Sociology
English Women's Studies
Foreign Language


• The Book of Kells
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Christians in the Visual Arts
(CIVA) exists to explore and nurture the relationship between the visual arts and the Christian faith. Its purpose is to encourage Christians in the visual arts to develop their particular callings to the highest professional level possible; to learn how to
deal with specific problems in the field without compromising [their] faith [or] standard of artistic endeavor. (from statement of purpose).
• The Ecole Initiative: Index Page - A hypertext encyclopedia of early church history.
• The Ecole Initiative: Index of Images
- An alphabetical listing of artworks by subject.
• Image: A Journal of the Arts and Religion
explores the relationship between Judeo-Christian faith and art through world-class fiction, poetry, painting, sculpture, architecture, film, music, and dance. Each issue contains high-quality four-color reproductions of visual art. In addition to original fiction and poetry, Image features interviews, memoirs, and essays. (from homepage)
• Musei Vaticani
- The Vatican Museum's official site.
• Orthodox Art and Architecture - Helpful explanations of the basics.
• WebMuseum: Famous Paintings exhibition - Organized by eras and specific artists.

Biology
• The American Scientific Affiliation

• Christians in Science
(CiS) is a professional Christian group for all who are concerned about science/faith issues. Members include scientists engaged in research and development, science lecturers, teachers and administrators in universities and schools, science writers, philosophers, theologians, and others who have an interest in the relationship between science and Christian faith. (from homepage)
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics
• Dialogue Between Science and Religion - Sponsored by The American Association for the Advancement of Science.
• The John Ray Initiative - The vision of The John Ray Initiative (JRI) is to bring together scientific and Christian understandings of the environment in a way that can be widely communicated and lead to effective action. The Initiative is dedicated to promoting responsible environmental stewardship in accordance with Christian principles and the wise use of science and technology. (from vison and mission statements).
• Science and Christian Belief - An International Journal - The British counterpart to the American Scientific Affiliation.
• Science and Faith - Contains scores of links to specific topics.
• Science and Religion Course Program - The John Templeton Foundation's work on science and religion.
• Society of Ordained Scientists - A British organization which analyzes the intersection of science and faith.

Chemistry and Physics
• The American Scientific Affiliation
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Christians in Science (CiS) is a professional Christian group for all who are concerned about science/faith issues. Members include scientists engaged in research and development, science lecturers, teachers and administrators in universities and schools, science writers, philosophers, theologians, and others who have an interest in the relationship between science and Christian faith. (from homepage)
• Dialogue Between Science and Religion - Sponsored by The American Association for the Advancement of Science.
• Science and Christian Belief - An International Journal - The British counterpart to the American Scientific Affiliation.
• Science and Faith - Contains of scores of links to specific topics.
• Science and Religion Course Program - The John Templeton Foundation's work on science and religion.
• Society of Ordained Scientists - A British organization which analyzes the intersection of science and faith.

Economics
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.

English
• Books & Culture - The premier journal of commentary on modern culture from a Christian perspective.
• Christian Classics Ethereal Library - An extensive collection of Christian books spanning the centuries.
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Image: A Journal of the Arts and Religion explores the relationship between Judeo-Christian faith and art through world-class fiction, poetry, painting, sculpture, architecture, film, music, and dance. Each issue contains high-quality four-color reproductions of visual art. In addition to original fiction and poetry, Image features interviews, memoirs, and essays. (from homepage)
• Into the Wardrobe: The C. S. Lewis Web Site - The C.S. Lewis site.
• What the Thunder Said: T.S. Eliot - The famous Anglican converts writings.

Foreign Language
• The WWW Bible Gateway - French
• The WWW Bible Gateway - German
• The WWW Bible Gateway - Spanish

History
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• The Book of Kells

Music
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Monumenta Musicae Byzantinae - Byzantine music site sponsored by the University of Copenhagen.

Religion and Philosophy
• Augustine - Text and translations and research materials.
• Books & Culture - The premier journal of commentary on modern culture from a Christian perspective.
• Christian Classics Ethereal Library - An extensive collection of Christian books spanning the centuries.
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Christians For Biblical Equality - The leading exponents of a biblically-based egalitarianism for men and women.
• The Ecole Initiative: Index Page - A hypertext encyclopedia of early church history.
• Into the Wardrobe: The C. S. Lewis Web Site - The C.S. Lewis site.
• The Jacques Maritain Center at Notre Dame
• Pax Christi USA - The national Catholic peace and justice movement; many good links.
• Society of Christian Philosophers
• The Summa Theologica of St. Thomas Aquinas

Sociology
• Books & Culture - The premier journal of commentary on modern culture from a Christian perspective.
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Pax Christi USA - The national Catholic peace and justice movement; many good links.

Women's Studies
• Christian Scholar's Review - The US journal for Christian academics.
• Christians For Biblical Equality
- The leading exponents of a biblically-based egalitarianism for men and women.