curated by Barbara Brown Taylor

Introductory Texts

The World’s Religions by Huston Smith

Understanding the Religions of the World: An Introduction by Willoughby Deming

My Neighbor’s Faith: Stories of Interreligious Encounter, Growth, and Transformation, ed. Jennifer Howe Peace, Or N. Rose and Gregory Mobley

How to Be a Perfect Stranger: The Essential Religious Etiquette Handbook by Stuart Matlins and    Arthur Magida

God Is Not One by Stephen Prothero

Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others by Barbara Brown Taylor

General Resources    

The Pluralism Project at Harvard University (

Religious Literacy Project (

Teaching Tolerance (

Interfaith Youth Core (

U. S. Religious Landscape Survey (

Gateway Resources for Several Religions

Orthodox Judaism: Judaism 101 (

Reform Judaism: Introduction to Judaism (

Eastern Orthodox Christianity: The Orthodox Church of America (

Roman Catholic Christianity: Catholic Answers (

Islam (all branches): IslamiCity (

Hinduism (all branches): Hindu American Foundation (

Buddhism (all branches): BuddhaNet (