WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- downloads. Ebenkamp, Becky // Brandweek;06/18/2001, Vol. 42 Issue 25, p20
Talks about the reaffirmation of Christian beliefs by citizens of the United States. Percentage of citizens who classify themselves as Christians; Amount donated in churches in 1999; Overview of Web sites about Christianity.
- Round Trip to Hell in a Flying Saucer: The Relationship between Conventional Christian and Paranormal Beliefs in the United States. Mencken, F. Carson; Bader, Christopher D.; Ye Jung Kim // Sociology of Religion;Spring2009, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p65
In this paper we examine the relationship between conventional Christian and paranormal beliefs. Conventional Christian beliefs are those such as belief in Heaven, Hell, and the existence of God. Paranormal beliefs include belief in UFOs, astrology, haunting, communication with the dead, and...
- Secularity and biblical literalism: confronting the case for epistemological diversity. Smith, Andrew // International Journal for Philosophy of Religion;Jun2012, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p205
Stephen Carter argues that biblical literalism is predicated on an epistemological position drastically different than that maintained by mainstream scientists inasmuch as it operates on the basis of a 'hermeneutic of inerrancy' with respect to the ideas laid out in the Bible. By relying on...
- On Being a Woman After God's Own Heart. Armstrong, Jenny Rae // Mutuality;Summer2014, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p10
In this article, the author reflects on the Biblical womanhood views. Topics discussed include cultural issues pressuring women to be a nice Christian woman, women conditions in Liberia, and differences in the cultural beliefs on being a good men and women. It also discusses the God's Spirit to...
- WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT 'THE COMMON GOOD'? Crouch, Andy // Christianity Today;Nov2012, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p40
The article shares insights on why Christians in the U.S. should revive the phrase, the common good. He notes the importance of asking how far Christians can pursue a common good alongside people who have different beliefs or who question whether there is anything good at all. The author offers...
- The Way We Are. Dutt, Ela // News India Times;09/28/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 39, p5
The article discusses a Pew Research Center's study which found that Asian American Hindus are tolerant but not so prayerful. It states that the study sought to know how Hindus can keep their traditional practices and beliefs while adopting aspects of the predominantly Christian religious...
- QUODLIBET. // Touchstone: A Journal of Mere Christianity;May2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p5
The article discusses various issues related to Christianity in the U.S. One focuses on proving God's existence by asking the right questions. Another focuses on Saint Augustine's teaching that faith does not ensure earthly success. Furthermore, one explains the relevance of belief in God in...
- The Demystification of Belief Systems. Nethe, Richard H. // Humanist;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p38
Focuses on the demystification of belief systems among societies. Effort to demystify Christian beliefs in Germany; Comment on the progress of the demystification movement within Christianity.
- Aboriginal Legal Issues. // Books in Canada;Feb98, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p58
Presents an excerpt from the author's speech entitled 'A Whole Lot More of Jesus and Lot Less Rock and Roll: Christian Militancy and Millennial Conflict.'