Based on Current Trends, It Is Only a Matter of Time Before the Gay Population In the U.S. Is Larger Than the Evangelical Population

Feb 10, 2017 by

by Michael Snyder, Charisma News: The LGBT population in the United States is on the rise, and meanwhile the number of evangelicals is on the decline. For now, evangelicals still greatly outnumber those that identify as LGBT, but if current trends continue it is only a matter of time before the...

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Debating Christianity and Education in a Secular University

Feb 2, 2017 by

by David Robertson, theweeflea: ‘It is time that the Scottish Education became fully secular – hence all religious practice should be removed’. This was the motion that Abertay University set for me to debate with my old sparring partner Alistair McBay of the National Secular Society (Sadly Megan...

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Millennials Believe Britain Is No Longer A Christian Country – But They Still Think Religion Matters

Jan 12, 2017 by

by Ruth Gledhill, Christian Today: Most millennials do not view Britain as a Christian country, according to a poll to be published tomorrow. Instead, they view Britain as a nation with no specific religious identity. But they do believe that religion plays an important role in the lives of...

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Cloning, stem cells and GMOs: How religious beliefs shape our thinking

Jan 11, 2017 by

by David Warmflash, Genetid Literacy Project: It is difficult to examine society’s acceptance or rejection of key biotech developments without considering the role played by the world’s major religions and their belief structures. Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam react to new...

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Law and religion round-up – 8th January

Jan 8, 2017 by

from Law & Religion UK: Religious observance in Scottish schools The Times reports (£) that an online poll by YouGov for its Scottish edition has found that (55 per cent of Scots believes that children should not be made to participate in religious observance at school. 38 per cent of all...

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Doing Good: A future for Christianity

Dec 26, 2016 by

from Theos: Today we’re publishing our ten year anniversary report. It’s a few months late – it should have appeared in early November – but what’s a month here or there when you’re talking about a decade? Those blessed souls who have been following us since the dark days of 2006, when the New...

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