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5 Reasons Literalism Is Bad for You

By ignoring the figurative language in the scriptures, you may very well miss the point.

The Problem with Calling Terrorism “Religious”

We need better explanations for the horrors in the world today.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Christian View of Sexuality

Why traditional Christians believe as they do regarding gender, sexuality, marriage, and the family.

4 Ways Christian Fundamentalists Get Progressive Christianity Shockingly Wrong

Fundamentalist Christians have taken over the faith. It’s time for followers of Jesus to take it back.

Religious Nationalism Will Undermine the Indian Economy

India’s recent election highlights why religious freedom matters so much for stable democratic societies.

Fundamentalist Arguments Against Fundamentalism

The all-or-nothing approach to the Bible used by skeptics and fundamentalists alike is flawed.

God Doesn’t Want to Hold Women Back — and Never Did

All the old ideas are being made new. All the walls holding back women are being torn down.

Causing Little Ones to Stumble…into Bed

My research on alternative sex in America led me to rethink virginity.

Carl Sagan Took My Faith — and Gave Me Awe

A research coordinator for the new “Cosmos” recounts his Sagan-inspired journey away from religion.