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The Catholic and Christian Bibles are slightly varying Biblical canons. While the word "Christian" technically refers to people who believe that Jesus was the Messiah, the word has other practical applications. It is often used in contrast to "Catholicism," the dominant form of Christianity before t
This claim is common, but it rests on a misunderstanding of what real freedom of religion entails. The most important thing to remember is that freedom of religion, if it is going to apply to everyone, also requires freedom from religion. Why is that? You do not truly have the freedom to practice yo
Without an intuitive grasp of the oneness of animism, the reality of the spirit world, the world of the shaman, is unimaginable. Yet the effort is worthwhile. Shamanic practice is a road to health for individuals, for modern society, and for the survival of life on Earth. In some countries shamanism
Contrary to claims made by Christian apologists seeking ways to attack atheism, Adolf Hitler was not only a Christian but he in fact made it clear that he learned from the early history of Christianity as well as more recent Christian political movements. He certainly didn't copy everything fro
Getting an iPhone isn't only about getting our own needs in this secular world that we live in. Most people didn't right away foresee that the iPhone 4 will also help all of us achieve ...
An exclusive Photo Gallery by Calcutta photographer Himadri Shekhar Chakrabarti depicting how clay idols of the mother goddess Durga are made before the Hindu festival of Durga Puja by the finest of artisans of Kumartuli in Calcutta, India.
The peace and joy of the Lord are freely available to us to set us apart from the unsaved. We should rest in that, and not be concerned about what we drink, eat and what we dress in.
A christening is an important time in a child's life and is celebrated by many family and friends on the special day. People gather together to remember a lovely day and the beginning of a special journey in life for the young person being christened. Christening gifts are traditionally given b
The Motorla Karma QA1 is a smart phone that features a slide-out keyboard. Over time, the keys on the keyboard can become dirty with grime and need to be cleaned to ensure your device properly closes and the keys properly work. Rubbing alcohol, a cotton swab and clean, soft cloth can be used to clea
Three Indian judges today ruled that the disputed religious site in Ayodhya, claimed by both Muslims and Hindus, should be shared by both communities. In one of the longest awaited and most controversial judgments in India’s history, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court decided agains
Children learn best when their curiosity is aroused and learning is fun. Hebrew school games can teach a variety of things children should know, including Jewish history, the Hebrew language and the Torah. Hebrew teacher Rebecca Gratz founded the first American Hebrew school for children in 1818. Sh
There are countless Bible study tools for small groups available these days and they do not only come in print but also online. The cyberspace has become an abundant resource of many things, including materials for getting to know God more and solidifying the foundation of a Christian.
I dreamed this last night (Sep 22 05) (by the way, the Lord had me read the story of Joseph yesterday..beginning at Genesis 37). I was walking with my grandson and others through a two ...
For a man who promotes Buddhism without beliefs, Stephen Batchelor has a lot of beliefs.