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So-called cultural wars and religious skirmishes play out publicly throughout the United States, in politics, courts and public schools. From billboards preaching Jesus to Bibles handed out to schoolchildren, people aim ...

Category: Equal Rights, Politics, Religion, Christianity

Understanding Where Science Denial Comes FromThose of us who are concerned about the effects resistance to science on issues like climate change denial, evolution, and stem cell research have more than likely spent some ...

Category: Morality, Politics, Religion, Science

Is Religion on the Way Out Among Young People?In 1966, Time magazine published one of its most memorable and infamous front covers. In red font against a simple black background were the words, "Is God Dead?" The attenti ...

Category: Religion, Christianity

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

Soccer as Religion: Experiencing the World Cup 2014As the World Cup 2014 continues, the world is beginning to see soccer fever take over the globe. Many individuals around the world see soccer as religion, particularly i ...

Category: Religion

Unusual Religions Around the WorldWhile there are a large number of weird religions and cult followings in existence, there are a few lesser-known belief systems that may shock you.Aetherius SocietyIf you believe in alie ...

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There are many different ways for people to celebrate their faiths, whether they are Jewish, Mormon, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim or anything in between. Those who chose to exercise their beliefs in the context of an orga ...

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Since Pope Francis was elected Bishop of Rome in February, he has been drawing a younger crowd to the Catholic faith with his more moderate and even liberal views on controversial political topics. Since he began his pap ...

Category: Gay Weddings, Online Ordination, Religion, Social Equality

As a wedding officiant, you may be asked to perform a ceremony of which you disapprove. You are encouraged to follow your gut instincts; you certainly have every right to refuse your services for any reason. We commonly ...

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There has been no shortage of stories and theories that have attempted to explain how the world came into existence, many of them from religion. Why so many stories across different cultures share similar explanations is ...

Category: Religion