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I learned more about the religion that had been forced upon me since I was young. And it was then when I finally took a step back to actually think about the idea of a superhuman agency.
Not believing in God is perhaps the greatest limitation to getting elected to public office, particularly at the national level.
When I became convinced that the Universe is natural–that all the ghosts and gods are myths, there entered into my brain, into my soul, into every drop of my blood, the sense, the feeling, the joy of freedom.
In a surprisingly sympathetic portrait of DeWitt at the New York Times, “Bible belt atheist,” which includes a must-watch 8-minute video.
The North Carolina House passed House Bill 540, a bill recognizing Graham’s legacy of preaching to 215 million people in more than 185 countries and territories and as many as 2.2 billion through television.
First, we need to understand the origins and meaning of secularism. Secularism is (ironically) a uniquely Christian and Western construction.
I’m an atheist, so I tend to agree with most of the ideas that Dawkins and Maher and their ilk are promoting. But boy, do they ever go about it the wrong way.
Kentucky clerk Kim Davis made another star turn at the Republican candidates’ debates last week, both the main attraction and the undercard.
Studies on the brains of religious people may also provide an explanation for the link between religion and mental-health benefits, said Dr. Andrew Newberg.
When Douglas County Sheriff Phil Miller decided to pay for all of the stickers out of his own pocket, he knew the words “In God We Trust” would still cause controversy.
City council members told CBS19 other independent contractors surveyed the land and they all showed the sign is on public property.
Conservative readings of the Bible demand suffering for women, the sick and the dying. And this has an impact on our lives today.
The movie is all about a Christian who tries to rescue gay people from eternal damnation because, you know, he loves them too much to let them suffer.
Alisha Sands said her 4-year-old son, Zayde, is just learning to read and write in his first year at Oakes Elementary in Okemah.
The New York Times recently published 10 misconceptions about the theory of evolution. It’s a good collection of some of the common clunkers we see all the time.
Although Pope Francis mentioned religious liberty only briefly in his public remarks with President Obama Wednesday.
I really, really hope other Christian leaders are taking note of Pope Francis and the response he’s receiving.
The world is waiting for America to start solving problems, the pontiff told Congress.
The Catholic Church has always maintained its stance that the sperm has a God-given right to try to get to the egg.
A video released by Syria’s Al-Qaeda affiliate, the Al-Nusra Front, shows a young suicide bomber’s final moments before detonating himself.
Russia has fought two wars against Chechen separatists in the mainly-Muslim North Caucasus region where an Islamist insurgency is still simmering and some rebels have sworn their allegiance to IS.
When I was a teenager, I read and re-read books like Sarah Mally’s Before You Meet Prince Charming, Eric and Leslie Ludy’s When God Writes Your Love Story, and Debi Pearl’s Preparing to be a Help Meet.
The Association of Certified Biblical Counselors will be hosting a series of conferences next month on the topics of “Homosexuality” and “Transgender Confusion” at Southern Seminary.
For a start its named after a woman, which is incredible considering as most other women in the Bible aren’t even given names.