Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Dutch Politics, Law and Religion, Public Theology, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Easter Podcast: “Lifelines”

I recorded this Easter Podcast, entitled "Lifelines," for all my followers and friends on social media who take an interest in my work-in-progress, and whom I dearly miss in this time of quarantine and cancelations. Easter Podcast " "Lifelines"Download

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Public Theology, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Call for Papers, Panel on “Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism, and Abrahamic Religions,” ICLARS, Córdoba, 7-9 September 2020

I will be co-hosting a panel on “Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism, and Abrahamic Religions,” during the 6th conference of the International Consortium for Law and Religion Studies in Córdoba, Spain. Co-chair of the panel is Dr. Leonard Taylor of The Institute of Technology Sligo and author of the forthcoming Catholic Cosmopolitanism and Human Rights (Cambridge University Press). There… Continue reading Call for Papers, Panel on “Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism, and Abrahamic Religions,” ICLARS, Córdoba, 7-9 September 2020

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Upcoming Speaking Engagement: The Fifth ICLARS Conference – Living Together in Diversity: Strategies from Law and Religion

The conference will take place at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (Departamento de Direito), Brasil, from 12-14 September 2018 I will be addressing the question: “Can natural law serve as foundation for a truly universal right to freedom of religion or belief?” Other speakers during the conference include: Silvio Ferrari (University of… Continue reading Upcoming Speaking Engagement: The Fifth ICLARS Conference – Living Together in Diversity: Strategies from Law and Religion

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Panel Chair and Presenter, First Annual Conference, European Academy of Religion, Bologna, 5-8 March, 2018

'The European Academy of Religion (EuARe) is a research initiative launched under the high patronage of the European Parliament which offers an exchange platform to academies and scientific societies; associations; research centers and institutions; university labs, clusters, and departments; journals, publishers, media and scholars coming from Europe and the surrounding regions' (see https://www.europeanacademyofreligion.org/missionstatement). With over 900 participants, the… Continue reading Panel Chair and Presenter, First Annual Conference, European Academy of Religion, Bologna, 5-8 March, 2018

Democracy, Law and Religion

Paper presentation during third bi-annual ICLARS conference in Virginia, United States

Last week I presented a paper during a conference on 'Religion, Democracy, and Equality', at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. The conference was organized by the International Consortium for Law and Religion Studies (ICLARS) and cosponsored by the International Center for Law and Religion Studies, Brigham Young University, University of Virginia School… Continue reading Paper presentation during third bi-annual ICLARS conference in Virginia, United States