Religion Expert Witnesses
There are twelve major world religions in the world today. The six most well-known are Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and Sikhism. The Oxford Dictionary defines religion as the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods. Each religion contains a set of beliefs relating to the cause, nature and purpose of the Universe when considered as the creation of a superhuman deity or deities. Religions usually use rituals to honor and worship their superhuman deity or deities. Religions often include a moral system that governs how humans should conduct themselves and react towards others. Our expert witnesses, speakers, and consultants on religion have expertise in a broad spectrum of disciplines, including sociology, political and social issues, history, philosophy, anthropology, culture, and psychology. Areas of expertise include comparative religion, religious ethics, theology, world religions, and social and cultural anthropology. Our expert witnesses have published extensively on subjects such as, religious conversions, early Quakerism, alternative religions, and religious pluralism, to name a few. Our experts have successfully testified for both the plaintiff and defense on various topics like Scientology and Satanism.