Religion

Khalil Abdur-Rashid
Religion

Khalil Abdur-Rashid

Khalil Abdur-Rashid serves as the first full-time Muslim chaplain at Harvard University.

Khalil Abdur-Rashid
Religion

A Conversation with Harvard’s First Muslim Chaplain

From the Fifteen Minute Magazine: Khalil Abdur-Rashid is four months into his role as the first full-time Muslim chaplain at Harvard University.

The Lure of Prosperity Gospel in the Age of Trump
Religion

Experts Discuss Role of ‘Prosperity Gospel’ in Trump’s Success

Popular among some American Protestants, the prosperity gospel is a concept which holds that material wealth and physical health are signs that an individual is favored by God.

The Lure of Prosperity Gospel in the Age of Trump
Religion

The Lure of Prosperity Gospel in the Age of Trump

Professors and religion scholars discuss the Christian belief of connected financial prosperity and the will of God in the age of Trump at the IOP Monday night.

Memorial Church
Religion

Godless Harvard

At the time, attendance at Harvard’s religious services was harshly enforced. Monitors sat in the back of the church, checking for absentees. According to the second chapter of the Laws of Harvard College, those who were late to Prayers were subjected to a “one Penny” fine and those who missed Prayers were fined “two Pence.”

Venerable Zen Master Pomnyun Sunim
Religion

Venerable Zen Master Pomnyun Sunim

Venerable Zen Master Pomnyun Sunim discusses happiness and freedom in his first visit to Harvard.

College

Harvard Appoints First Muslim Chaplain

Khalil Abdur-Rashid, an adjunct professor of Islamic studies at Southern Methodist University, will become Harvard’s first Muslim chaplain on July 5.

Mosque
Religion

Muslim at Harvard in the Age of Trump

After the election, Muslim students at Harvard are grappling with their place in the country and on campus.

Islamic Society of Boston
Religion

Islamic Society of Boston

The Islamic Society of Boston is located on Prospect Street in Cambridge, near Harvard's campus.

Anwar Omeish
Religion

Anwar Omeish

Anwar Omeish '19 is the director of external relations for the Harvard Islamic Society.

Mosque
Religion

Mosque

The headquarters of the Islamic Society of Boston is located on Prospect St. in Cambridge, near Harvard's campus.

Prayers during Hajj 2012
Religion

Prayers during Hajj 2012

Pilgrims pray outside the pilgrimage during Hajj 2012. Photo taken by Hassan Ammar for the Associated Press. October 2012

Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?
College

Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?

Dr. Robert A. Lue and Prof. Ian H. Hutchinson discuss questions about the reality of belief, meaning and personal identity at the Harvard Veritas Forum Wednesday night.

Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?
On Campus

At Veritas Forum, Academics Talk Spirituality

Biology professor Robert A. Lue, and MIT professor and nuclear scientist Ian Hutchinson spoke about whether scientists can believe in miracles and a higher power.

Islamophobia
Student Groups

Islamophobia

Anwar N. Omeish ‘19 discusses Islamophobia in the U.S. in response to the Trump administration’s ban on Muslim immigration.