Let’s look at some myths and facts about the fifth-century priest we celebrate on March 17.
A look at the meaning of martyrdom and why one person’s martyr can be another person’s terrorist.
The two main sects of Islam have been in conflict for more than a millennium — Why?
Some atheist super-commenters spend up to 10 hours a day arguing about religion online.
The famous atheist isn’t taking back the comments that riled even those in his own camp.
Atheists of color will hold a first-of-its-kind conference to address issues specific to nonwhite atheists.
A new study of Twitter shows that religious people are more likely to follow people of their own faith.
Three religions. Three holidays. Three common denominators: Goats, sacrifice, and prayer.
All you need to know about the upcoming Jewish holidays so you can holler “L’shanah tovah!” without looking like a shmendrick.
Can atheist Sam Harris convince nonbelievers they need to adopt a spirituality divorced from religion?
A humanist group says the phrase “under God” equates to an unconstitutional establishment of religion.
California State University says the Christian group’s leadership policy conflicts with its state-mandated nondiscrimination policy.
In a settlement with the Freedom from Religion Foundation, the IRS has agreed to monitor churches in keeping with its anti-electioneering provisions.
Greater Light, an old Nantucket home that was reopened in 2011, tells an unusual story of divine inspiration and two Quaker women.
After last month’s Supreme Court ruling for Greece v. Galloway, the practice of atheist prayer is spreading throughout the country.
Frank Schaeffer’s new book embraces the fuzziness and confusion of being an atheist who believes in God.
RNS () — Air Force Academy cadets will no longer be required to include the words “so help me God” … Continued
RNS () — A prominent Chicago atheist is reaching out to an Ohio pastor who was brutally beaten by a … Continued
RNS () — What was supposed to be a touchy-feely, one-on-one interview by Oprah Winfrey with long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad … Continued
RNS () — The number of Hispanic-Americans who say they adhere to no religion is growing and now rivals the … Continued