NBA denies Andrew Wiggins' request for religious exemption from COVID-19 vaccine – ESPN

NBA denies Andrew Wiggins’ request for religious exemption from COVID-19 vaccine  ESPNsource

Continue Reading Icon

The problem with finding purpose in politics instead of religion | Opinion – Deseret News

Filed under:In America today, many people treat politics, rather than religion, as the place to discover ultimate purpose and communionThe maxim is trite: Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. But this healthy mistrust of political power undergirds America’s system of checks and balances. There would be no king in the United States to merge […]

Continue Reading Icon

Donald Trump Claims Nobody Has Done More 'for Religion Itself' Than Him – msnNOW

Donald Trump Claims Nobody Has Done More ‘for Religion Itself’ Than Him  msnNOWsource

Continue Reading Icon

They were a missionary, a Muslim and an evangelical but are now atheists. Why? – NorthJersey.com

Tom Van Denburgh’s transformation from believer to skeptic didn’t come in a sudden, “a-ha!” moment.It was more like a slow, steady trek toward a new truth. Growing up in the northern New Jersey suburbs, Van Denburgh attended a private Christian academy with “an overemphasis on hell and brimstone” and an unhealthy preoccupation with Satan, he recalls. Every Easter […]

Continue Reading Icon

Religion Calendar (Oct. 2) | Religion | democratherald.com – Albany Democrat Herald

Sunday service: Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 2650 NW Highland Drive in Corvallis, will share God’s Word and Holy Communion at 9 a.m. Sunday, both in the sanctuary and via live-stream worship, accessible at www.svlccorvallis.org and facebook.com/shepherdcorvallis.Pastor Eric Bohlmann will the worship service.The congregation continues to follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines […]

Continue Reading Icon

Some Christian nationalists are fueling their movement with opposition to coronavirus vaccines and mask mandates – The Washington Post

About midway through his address to a crowd in St. Louis in late August, Greg Locke shifted gears. The goateed pastor of Global Vision Bible Church in Mt. Juliet, Tenn., had been regaling the audience — “patriots,” he called them — with stories of defying state health recommendations by holding maskless, in-person worship services during […]

Continue Reading Icon

Psychologists Are Learning What Religion Has Known for Years – WIRED

To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.David DeStenoTo revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.Even though I was raised Catholic, for most of my adult life, I didn’t […]

Continue Reading Icon

How to practice religion could be a big question for some space tourists – CNN

How to practice religion could be a big question for some space tourists  CNNsource

Continue Reading Icon

Opinion | Religious Beliefs and Abortion Laws – The New York Times

AdvertisementSupported bylettersTo the Editor:Re “Protecting a Child Isn’t ‘Extreme,’” by Karen Swallow Prior (Opinion guest essay, Sept. 10):As a minister for 15 years, I believe that following my faith means living compassionately and honoring the dignity of all people, including people who get abortions.Through the years, I’ve seen how anti-abortion extremists have launched attack after […]

Continue Reading Icon