More on Major World Religions

Paying the price for religious illiteracy

In Judge Joseph Sheeran’s courtroom, religious literacy is seen as an antidote to intolerance and hate. Last week, the Michigan … Continued

1 out of 8 biology teachers reject evolution

By Julia Duin Washington, DC – March, 15: A The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Hall of Human Origins display … Continued

Pew’s religion survey: an attempt to understand faith

By Alan Cooperman (Editor’s note: This post is a response to Jacques Berlinerblau’s critique of the Pew religion survey, which … Continued

Claims of pro-Islamic bias in textbooks are wrong

By Susan Douglass The Texas Board of Education has been misled in its textbook resolution (the resolution “accuses textbook publishers … Continued

Here is the Church, Here is the Steeple, Open the Doors and…

By Frederick W. SchmidtSouthern Methodist University, and Patheos Expert …Not so many people. Why? In part, apparently, because we are … Continued

America fails religion pop quiz

By Elizabeth Tenety Atheists and agnostics scored the highest on a Pew Forum study examining Americans’ religious knowledge. The survey, … Continued

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Russia’s bans on Jehovah’s Witnesses

If Secretary of State Hillary Clinton draws inspiration from Eleanor Roosevelt the same way she famously did as First Lady, … Continued

Major faiths no threat to U.S.

Q: What is the proper role of religion — and personal religious belief — in the U.S. armed forces? Should … Continued

Pew Maps Muslim Populations Worldwide

By Jacqueline L. Salmon If you are interested in the concentrations of Muslim populations worldwide, take a look at the … Continued

Love Thy Neighbor’s Health Care

By Gene DavenportProfessor Emeritus of Religion, Lambuth University The present health care situation reflects the blessing and the curse of … Continued