Religion

Web Resources

 

 

Adherents

A collection of over 41,000 adherent statistics and religious geography citations - references to published membership/adherent statistics and congregation statistics for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc.

 

BBC - Religions of the World

Overview of world religions organized by subtopics such as beliefs, customs, history, and more.  

 

Bible- King James Version

The culmination of English translations of the Bible, the Bartleby.com publication of the American Bible Society’s King James Version features full-text searchability, content-based tables of contents and a quick verse finder.

Blue Letter Bible

Containing 14 searchable versions of the Holy Bible, Blue Letter Bible offers an extensive insight into one of the world’s most popular books. Passages can be changed from version to version for easy comparison and various tools (an encyclopedia, a dictionary, 23 text commentaries, and 30 audio/video commentaries) help users explore chapter and verse. Additional resources include charts, outlines, timelines, and maps, plus four streaming audio versions, are available from each passage’s page.

 

Religious Studies Web Guide

Focuses on free internet resources of use to researchers involved in the academic study of religion.

 

Virtual Religion Index
With a focus on scholarly sites, this directory site contains extensive links on the world's major (and minor) religions and on the academic study of religion and religious issues.

Religion in Maynard (and surrounding towns)

Maynard Public Library 77 Nason Street Maynard, MA 01754 Phone 978-897-1010