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Religion Articles - Page 15

From a minority faith community besieged in Iraq, to pockets of religious believers squeezed by power plays coming from powerful groups around the globe, it seems that much of the instability in the world has a direct im ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom of Religion, Islam, Morality, Religion

Responding to calls that human rights workers around the world should incorporate a religious element to their work so as to connect with local residents, some say that in many deeply religious countries, the notion of a ...

Category: Religion

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

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 ...

Category: Religion

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 ...

Category: Religion

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, Religion

64551407](/assets/ulc/blog/scaled/red-blue-usa.jpg){.alignleft .size-medium .wp-image-7542 width=300 height=294}As a wedding officiant, you may be asked to perform a ceremony of which you disapprove. You are encouraged t ...

Category: Religion