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.


Join us for lectures, festivals, meetings, and more.

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.

Join the Club

Get connected through one of our student organizations.


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.

Learn More

Religion News

Dr. Moessner Hosts Conference, Releases Book
A recent book by Dr. David Moessner (A. A. Bradford Chair and Professor of Religion), Luke the Historian of Israel’s Legacy, Theologian of Israel’...
Read More
Dr. Samuel Ross on Islamic Studies in the Digital Humanities
Dr. Samuel Ross’s research focuses on the history of Muslim Qur’an commentary, a voluminous literature spanning fourteen centuries, much of which ...
Read More
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...
Read More
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,...
Read More
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 ...
Read More