Jan Elfers, Master of Arts in Applied Theology alum, will take on the role of interim executive director at Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon in June 2015.
Library of Classic Christian Texts
Christian Classic Ethereal Library (CCEL)
Online encyclopedia of mythology, folklore and religion
Nag Hammandi Library
Online collection of apocryphal, gnostic non-canonical texts from early Christianity
From Jesus to Christ
Excellent video and article collection from PBS on the development of early Christianity
Theories of Historical Jesus
Theories offered up by contemporary scholars on the historical Jesus and the origins of the Christian religion.
LIVIUS online sources: articles on ancient history
Caritas in Veritate
Pope Benedict XVI's First Pastoral Encyclical of the 3rd Millennium
Catechism of the Catholic Church
Online version of Catholic catechism with additional resources related to the catechism — a USCCB website
Catacombs of Rome
Vatican site documents the history of the Roman Catacombs
Our faculty have compiled these scholarly resources in religious and theological studies as a service for our students and religious studies scholars everywhere.