The Society: Religion and Spirituality: (Religious Studies Religion and Spirituality )

The Religious Studies section contains academic sites, references on primary sources (such as texts from various religious traditions), and other resources for the study of religions from an objective or comparative viewpoint. Sites that emphasize the study of a particular religion by adherents of that religion are classified with that religion. Religious Studies Religion and Spirituality Society.

While theology attempts to understand the nature of transcendent or supernatural forces (such as deities ), religious studies tries to study religious behavior and belief from outside any particular religious viewpoint. (wikipedia)