It’s official: the people of Great Britain have lost faith. New research from the British Social Attitudes survey reveals that 71% of young people are not religious. Overall, 53% of the population in England and Wale… Learn more.
Contains mild spoilers for those who haven’t seen The Force Awakens Star Wars is many things to many people: nostalgia-tinted staple of childhood memory, space opera extraordinaire, modern day merchandising behemoth… Learn more.
Currently making the news is a report on a reconstruction of what is being called Jesus’s face. The reconstruction, by British anatomical artist Richard Neave, is actually more than a decade old, but it recently has st… Learn more.
Teaching any sort of academic program with religious content can be a tricky undertaking. Religious passions, whether pro or con, can be volatile; religion is a matter about which people can become upset. My docto… Learn more.
The belief in Angels, is a very personal thing and one many people share. Even those people who are not particularly religious. We love to wear angel jewellery and to give angel amulets and keepsakes to our loved ones, t… Learn more.
It is believed by many people the world over, that a Guardian Angel is appointed to look after, guard and protect us from the day we are born. It does not matter what religion you are, or what country you come from. You … Learn more.
The disastrous interview of Reza Aslan, a religion scholar and author of a new biography of Jesus, by Fox News’s Lauren Green reminds me of a cartoon from The Far Side. Titled “What we say to dogs,” the image is of… Learn more.
The dictionary states that a sin is “a transgression, especially a wilful or deliberate violation of some religious or moral principle.” So we can surmise, that in most people’s eyes a sin is an act that goes again… Learn more.
A YouGov poll commissioned by Oxford University's Department of Education has found widespread support in England for the teaching of Christianity as part of Religious Education. The survey was undertaken as the initial … Learn more.
The nation of Mali, and much of Sahelian West Africa, has long standing moderate Muslim practices dating back to the 9th century. This broadminded intellectual, spiritual and cultural tradition is being undermined by a n… Learn more.