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The Center on Religion & the Professions at the Missouri School of Journalism works to improve religious literacy among professionals, to help them serve a diverse public.

Founded in 2003 with a grant from The Pew Charitable Trusts, the Center is one of Pew’s 10 Centers of Excellence.

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We believe that as America grows more religiously diverse, professionals need to better understand the religious traditions and beliefs of the public they serve. Our interdisciplinary, practical and applied work centers on that mission.

Film library freshened. Our free film library, now listed alphabetically for easy browsing, features more than 100 titles across a variety of genres. Browse the list of films.

Religious literacy toolkits. An extensive list of syllabi, case studies, codes of ethics and other resources for each of the 41 disciplines taught at the University of Missouri.

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