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ULC Blog - Page 27

When you think of someone who is religious, you probably think of someone who has a specific set of beliefs, prays regularly, and likely attends a church or religious service at least once a week. Religion is generally p ...

Category: Health and Wellness, Religion, Spirituality

The act of fasting is relatively common in several different religions. The term can have many meanings depending on who you ask. For example, someone may decide to fast from television for a week. This means he or she w ...

Category: Health and Wellness

Unless you work in a church or other religious building, chances are you work with some people who have different religious beliefs. Perhaps you feel very passionate about your faith while some of your coworkers have no ...

Category: Online Ordination, Religion

Religious persecution may not seem like something that is as common as it once was, but it is still a major problem worldwide. There are still many countries in which you can be persecuted or even executed for following ...

Category: Online Ordination, Religion, Social Justice

What do Sonia Sotomayor, Cesar Chavez, Laurie Hernandez, Selena, Gloria Estefan, and Pitbull all have in common? If you said that they all have a Hispanic background, you're right. Hispanic Americans trace their roots ba ...

Category: Freedom, Politics

Alzheimer's Disease International estimates that about 46 million people are living with dementia. Worldwide, dementia costs about $818 billion annually. For comparison, the annual revenue of Apple is about $742 billion. ...

Category: Health and Wellness

It's been several months since the shocking allegations have been made against Josh Duggar. The "19 Kids and Counting" star's shocking past came to light as information was leaked about him sexually abusing his sisters a ...

Category: Christianity

There are religious schools all over the nation. These are typically private schools and universities, but they are often included in sports and other extracurricular activities with public schools. There are some privat ...

Category: Religion, school

Life is full of its ups and downs. There are times when things are going great and then times where it seems one bad thing after another is hitting you. While this happens to everyone, people respond differently to situa ...

Category: Health and Wellness

When you hear terms like "religious freedom" or "religious discrimination," your mind may automatically jump to everything going on in the same-sex marriage world. However, there are other cases of true religious discrim ...

Category: Equal Rights, Christianity