Places to Send Students in Search of Religion Blog Topics

By Michael J. Altman

Per the request of Dr. Harvey, I present this cross post from

I gave a couple of talks around Emory last week about my experience teaching with social media last semester. In the wake of those I'll be posting some resources for folks looking to use blogging or Twitter in their classes. Here is a list of good sites I recommended to students for looking for articles/posts to write their posts about. While I didn't require them to use these, almost every one of them did and they had great results.

Religion Dispatches:

Religion in American History:

CNN Belief Blog:

NY Times Religion:

Religion News Service:

Reuter’s Faith World:

Washington Post OnFaith:

Huffington Post Religion:

USA Today Faith & Reason:

Google News- Religion:

The Revealer:

Killing the Buddha:

Warren Throckmorton:


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