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According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, about 100 million people in the United States live with a form of chronic pain. Acute pain is what alerts a person to injury. Generally, it's related to a soft tissue i ...

Category: Faith Healing, Health and Wellness, Religion, Spirituality

Summer might be the time for vacations, but many people do not come back from a week of travel fully refreshed and revitalized. A hectic work schedule is traded for a frenzied week of visiting as many places as possible, ...

Category: Health and Wellness, Religion, Spirituality

If you sometimes feel as if you're drowning in a sea of information and electronics, it might be time to consider meditation. Meditation is not only for Buddhists. It does encourage you to be more peaceful and more mindf ...

Category: Religion, Spirituality

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 ...

Category: Health and Wellness, Religion, Spirituality

A recent study has shown that women are generally more religious than men. The study, conducted by the Pew Research Center, looked at several different aspects of religion and spirituality. It also looked at separate rel ...

Category: Uncategorized, Equal Rights, Faith Healing, Freedom of Religion, Religion, Social Equality, Social Justice

In villages around the world, women take the lead in religious roles that may seem somewhat unexpected in Western traditions. In folk religious practices and observances from Asia to the Americas, from Africa to immigran ...

Category: Faith Healing, Online Ordination, Spirituality, Eastern Philosophy

Various Uses for Blessed OilBlessed oil does not have magical healing powers in and of itself. Instead, it is intended to act as a symbol of God's grace and heals believers through their faith. Blessing oil is used to he ...

Category: Online Ordination

The Swedish government has officially recognized a new religion founded on the practice of file-sharing, called "Kopimism". Kopimists subscribe to the tenet that information and knowledge are sacred; for them the act of ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom of Religion, Religion, Social Justice, Spirituality

Should religion and politics mix? They inevitably will, but the question is where and how.A debate has been raging, a "culture war" has been decreed and some are asking themselves "what would Jesus do?" while others are ...

Category: Politics, Religion

Where two conversational taboos meet, Jim Wallis artfully crafts a painfully accurate discussion on America's shortcomings and the possibilities for change and improvements.Jim Wallis has done something big. He has commu ...

Category: Politics, Religion, ULC Books