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Digital Religion(s)

URPP Digital Religion(s) – Communication, Interaction and Transformation in the Digital Society

Lead: Faculty of Theology
Involved: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics
Start: January 2021
Running time: 12 years

Led by

Prof. Dr. Thomas Schlag

Digitalization Dynamics in Religious Practice

Digitalization has an influence on individual and communal religious practices. The URPP Digital Religion(s) examines the dynamics of digitalization and its effects on the people involved in religion, on religious institutions and on society. Topics such as methods of communication relating to mourning or pastoral care, digital education and spirituality, hybrid religious networks and hate speech are explored.