Braxton's Professional Activities

Current Projects:


Creation Fest: The Documentary

The Elegant Moment: Sacraments in a Scientific Age


Eco-crisis and the Future of Christianity: A Religious Naturalist Perspective

Perceptions of Violence: Christian First-person Shooter Video Games

Into the Roaring Stream: Thinking about Emergence Dao and Zen

Shaver's Creek, May 23, 2006


Modeling Religion in Netlogo



"Naturalizing Transcendence in

the New Cosmologies of Emergence."

Zygon, vol. 41, Iss 2, June 2006.

" Judgement House: A Student Documentary."

Juniata College, 2005.

"Certainty and Self-Deception among American Fundamentalists."

The Metanexus Digest, vol 4, Issue 14, December 2004.

"The Legacy of Violence in the Abrahamic Traditions:

An Evolutionary Explanation," The Fourth R, January 2005.

"What's the Link between Religion and Violence?

An Exploratory Hypothesis," Voices. Vol 3, 2003

"Honesty of Mind: The Use and Abuse of Socratic Ignorance

in the Liberal Arts." Intersections, no 15, Winter 2002.









"Small Epiphanies: The Divine in the

Paintings of Charles Burchfield." ARTS,

Vol 11, Issue 1, 1999.




Professional Societies

The American Academy of Religion (AAR)

The Eastern International American Academy of Religion (EIAAR)

The Institute on Religion in an Age of Science (IRAS)

The Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR)

The Society of Christian Ethics (SCE)