News Release:

Jun. 29,  2010

Smith, Ellison to Serve on Journal Board

Candler professors Luther Smith and Gregory Ellison have been named to the editorial board of the Journal of Childhood and Religion, a new online journal that explores children and religion from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Christian educators, Bible scholars, theologians, social workers, youth ministry experts, historians, pastoral theologians, psychologists, sociologists, and community organizers will contribute to the journal, which is available at

Smith is professor of church and community and Ellison is assistant professor of pastoral care and counseling.