Religion

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  • Adherents.com   Summarizes religious data compiled from books, journals, or other websites
  • Biblical Art on the WWW  Indexes more than 37,000 biblical images that can be browsed by subject, text, or artist, or searched by keyword
  • The Catholic Directory  Simple-to-use tool to locate Catholic churches throughout the United States
  • Encyclopedia of Religion and Society  Content of the Encyclopedia of Religion and Society, published in 1998, is available on the Hartford Institute for Religion Research website
  • Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online (GAMEO) Information on Anabaptist religions (Amish, Mennonite, Hutterite, Brethren in Christ)
  • Jewish Encyclopedia Based on the printed 12-volume Jewish Encyclopedia, which was published between 1901 and 1906
  • New Advent Content is derived from the 1913 edition of the Catholic Encyclopedia; site also features the Bible, writings of church fathers, and church documents
  • Patheos Allows user to select different religions and compare the backgrounds and beliefs of each
  • The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life Provides an extensive report on American religious beliefs, statistics, and mapping information
  • Saints Profiles more than 4,000 saints; biographies with links to additional sources are included
  • Wabash Center Internet Guide to Religion Subject site provides selected resources on various religions