Study Religion at TCU

By studying different religious doctrines, rituals, stories and scriptures throughout time, you learn how religious traditions shape all aspects of life — politics, science, literature, art, law, economics — and continue to transform themselves.

Alumni Success

TCU Religion majors succeed as doctors, lawyers, editors, ministers and more.


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Whether it’s Rasta or Buddhism or Native American traditions, you’ll learn what various religions offer the world today. And you’ll come to understand how these religions —  whether in a historical sense or in contemporary settings — impact policymaking, ideas of social justice and day-to-day personal interactions around the globe.

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The Daryl D. Schimdt Lectureship on Religion in Public Life

This biennial lecture commemorates the life and work of a TCU religion professor and New Testament scholar who believed that scholars should and can make a difference in society.

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Religion News

Alumni Spotlight: Benjamin Lewellyn-Taylor
  We are thrilled to hear that Benjamin Lewellyn-Taylor, who graduated with Religion departmental Honors in 2012, has just published his first a...
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New Book from Dr. Johnny Miles
Persia had Rostam. Babylonia had Gilgamesh and Enkidu. Egypt had Horus and Isis. Greece had Odysseus and Achilles. Israel had its heroes, too–Moses,...
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Dr. DeNapoli’s Recent Honor
Brava to Dr. DeNapoli! This year’s recipient of the Claudia V. Camp Faculty Research and Creative Activity Award is Associate Professor of Religion ...
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The Day of the Dead
Students in Dr. Santiago Piñón’s class mark Dia de los Muertos, which occurs in early November, with a recent display of altars and shrines to...
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TCU Installs Monument Dedicated to Native American Peoples
TCU has taken a major step forward by installing a monument between Reed and Jarvis Halls that acknowledges all Native American peoples who have liv...
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