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Hillary Clinton Reports the Bible Is the Most Influential Book for HerThe Bible has a significant impact on American politics that goes beyond social issues like gay marriage and abortion. In a notable example, Hillary C ...

Category: Morality, Politics, Religion, Christianity

The Catholic church seems to be undergoing a transformation led by Pope Francis. While we must admit that there is certainly room for more improvement, the gestures he has extended are more in line with Christian princip ...

Category: Christianity

Despite the legacy left by his predecessors, Pope Francis I has all but turned age-old tradition on its head by proclaiming that he cannot judge LGBT people as morally bad based merely on their orientation. It is yet to ...

Category: Christianity

Everyone knows who Superman is. Particularly modern folks like those who get ordained online, discussions about this character are almost unavoidable lately. He embodies about the same spirit of Americana as sharing appl ...

Category: Christianity

Christianity has been divided by denominations for centuries. However, a recent trend has appeared where spiritual Christians are choosing to discard those divisions in favor of non-denominational churches. In 1990, fewe ...

Category: Christianity

Like the controversial "moral" issues of abortion and gay marriage, the debate concerning the usage of stem cells is not likely to subside any time soon. The argument pits two deeply-entrenched parties with firm ideologi ...

Category: Politics, Religion, Christianity

The Universal Life Church has been intrigued by "phantom Bible verses" and other phenomena that exemplify using religion to further human ends, here is Bart D. Erhman's take on it.Prolific and provocative Bible Scholar B ...

Category: Biblical Interpretation, ULC Books, Christianity

One by one, pastors call their followers to accept Jesus into their hearts. One by one, the sheep flock to the altar with their hands raised, allowing Him in. One by one those very same followers get into their car and f ...

Category: Christianity

Famous "biblical" passages that are oft quoted but never actually found anywhere, on any page, of any bible.Before you get your free online ordination, here is something to remember before officiating a ceremony or givin ...

Category: Ceremonies, Christianity

National Public Radio (NPR) released a story on June 12 about seven women in Germany who had been secretly ordained under the Roman Catholic Church in early 2002. Since then, the original seven women continued to ordain ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom of Religion, Social Equality, Christianity