A Catalyst for change

Sharing our mission by
fostering community

Our Impact

3000+

Grantees impacting churches, communities and religious institutions

$45.5

In Grants & Fellowships Funded

29+

Years of impacting the study and practice of North American Christianity

Awards

LI impact on the study and practice of North American Christianity is broad and deep. LI convenes religious leaders and academics through its grants, fellowships, and collaborative inquiry teams. Many recipients continue their LI connections beyond the end of the grants.

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Interviews

"The collaboration between pastoral leaders of different denominations at various stages of their career gave me a very unique opportunity to improve my project and learn from one another." read more interviews from pastoral leaders, researchers & scholars

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Publications

LI brings together leaders of religious institutions with those who study them, that the work of each informs and strengthens the other. Search through our publications for examples of past work from scholars, religious leaders, teachers, and students.

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