Interactively explore the most significant events and people in the history of American Religion. ARDA's Timelines of American Religion place a wealth of information- including text, pictures, graphs and more- at your fingertips and withing its historical context.
The ARDA's targeted audience and the data collection have both greatly expanded since 1998, now including American and international collection and developing features for educators, journalists, religious congregations, and researchers. Data included in the ARDA are submitted by the foremost religion scholars and research centers in the worlds. Currently housed in the Social Science Research Institute, the College of Liberal Arts, and the Department of Sociology at the Pennsylvania State University, the ARDA is funded by the Lilly Endowment, the John Templeton Foundation, Chapman University and the Pennsylvania State University.