In this era of science and technology, we have forgotten about religion and philosophy. The first identity of a person is his religion. One is a Muslim before a teacher, a Christian before a businessman, and a Jew before a Scientist. Unfortunately, we chase our profession to earn wealth and have forgotten about our origin.
Jonathan VanAntwerpen is a religious person who works to serve humanity through religion. However, not many people have mentioned his story before and that is what we will be doing today.
Who is Jonathan VanAntwerpen?
Jonathan VanAntwerpen is an author, editor, and philosopher. Over there, he devises intellectual ideas in the light of religion.
Education and Achievements
Jonathan VanAntwerpen originally trained as a philosopher. Jonathan has a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of California, Berkeley. He has worked at the social science research council (SSRC) for ten years, where he served in communications as an acting director. While serving the SSRC, he led several projects funded by grants from the Ford Foundation. He also received new insight into religion and culture according to the modern and digital age and established a religious program in the Public Sphere.
He is the founder of The Immanent Frame, a forum that publishes interdisciplinary perspectives on religion, secularism, and the Public Sphere. Other than that, Jonathan VanAntwerpen joined large events with leading philosophers such as The Great Hall. He formerly visited the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University and is a former senior advisor to Contending Modernities.
Books by Jonathan VanAntwerpen
He is an author that writes on Habermas and Religion. Along with being an author, he has co-edited several books both individually and in collaboration. Some of his books include:
· The power of religion in the public sphere
· Rethinking secularism
· The post-secular in question
· Habermas and religion
· Varieties of secularism in a secular age
And a few more. The author has a different mindset than other writers and makes bold books including improved ways of prayers and such. He aims to target the secularism mindset of atheists in the world. His books have been published in reputable journals of colleges and universities and are read worldwide.
Social media accounts of Jonathan VanAntwerpen
Jonathan VanAntwerpen can be found on Instagram and Twitter. He also has a LinkedIn and Facebook account where he updates his profile with every achievement. Also, he has his website named Jonathan VanAntwerpen, where all information about him and his achievements along with his books can be found.
In the modern world of science and technology, one struggles to preach their religion. Everyone demands logic and reasoning behind everything that is said and done. Jonathan VanAntwerpen has tried to preach religious ideas in the light of the modern age and technology. Though many would advise him to rethink his beliefs, he is a man of strong faith.