Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, Islam…. Claims to ancient origin and ultimate authority notwithstanding, the world’s five major religions are all of recent vintage compared to the couple hundred thousand years or more of human existence on the planet. During most of our prehistory, religious beliefs and practices were largely localized, confined to the territorial or tribal boundaries of individual groups.
The bill overwhelmingly passed the state House on Monday with 81 of the 99 members voting in favor of it.
The rise of the atheists
Danielle Schacter never thought she would become an un-Christian. “I slowly became more and more disgusted by the way I saw people treating others,”
Fox News published an article by Anthony DeStefano claiming that Atheists are bullying and intimidating Christians in the United States. Hilarity does not ensue.
There’s something wrong when a Catholic school tells a comedian he can’t talk about sexual assault when Church leaders have been guilty of it.
Millions of copies of The God Delusion have allegedly been downloaded in the Islamic world.
Now, Richard Dawkins says he’ll make the process of reading his work even easier in those countries.
One evangelical writer said, in complete sincerity, that the way to keep teenagers in the church was to
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U.S. Environmental Protection Administrator Scott Pruitt isn’t just a skeptic on climate change, but as a religious conservative has doubts about the theory of evolution, according to Oklahoma talk radio recordings given to Politico.