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Calif. school district bends over backward to avoid religion controversy in kids’ yoga classes

Calif. school district bends over backward to avoid religion controversy in kids’ yoga classes | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
ENCINITAS, Calif. — Public school yoga instructor Katie Campbell proudly looks out at 23 first graders as they contain their squirming in a kid-friendly version of the lotus position.
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'A secular state must be neutral' – what does that mean exactly? - The Guardian (blog)

'A secular state must be neutral' – what does that mean exactly? - The Guardian (blog) | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
'A secular state must be neutral' – what does that mean exactly?
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Thank you, not 'think you'. :)
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Comment on The Imitation of Heroes by David Naas

Comment on The Imitation of Heroes by David Naas | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
“While we are free to read into the tale what we wish, my ancient take on Socrates ordering the sacrifice of the cock was ironic in its intent. As noted, a cock was sacrificed to Asclepius after a healing occurred.”
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A Christian Statement on the Liberal Arts and Virtue

A Christian Statement on the Liberal Arts and Virtue | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
“The teaching and inculcating of virtue—rooted in and derived from the Judeo-Christian understanding of the Natural Law—should be the purpose of a liberal arts education.”
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Classical Christian Education and Public Witness- TIC

Classical Christian Education and Public Witness- TIC | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The state effectively marginalizes the church by re-inventing faith and religion in accordance with secularism. How can educators fight this?
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Three Spiritual Journeys of Millennials - The Barna Group

Three Spiritual Journeys of Millennials - The Barna Group | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The Barna Group provides research and training for churches, non-profits, and businesses.
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Interesting statistics about Millennials and religion.

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Alister McGrath - Cambridge CiS-St Edmunds Public Lecture

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Listening to Young Atheists: Lessons for a Stronger Christianity

Listening to Young Atheists: Lessons for a Stronger Christianity | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
When a Christian foundation interviewed college nonbelievers about how and why they left religion, surprising themes emerged.
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We still cry out to God when tragedy strikes: Column

We still cry out to God when tragedy strikes: Column | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
When tragedies strike, deep and abiding religious convictions, shared by so many in our country, rise to the surface and reveal what was thought to be discarded.
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Media « Jonathan Edwards Center

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Maverick Philosopher: The Question of the Meaning of Life: Distinctions and Assumptions

Maverick Philosopher: The Question of the Meaning of Life: Distinctions and Assumptions | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
What are we asking when we ask about the meaning of life? Herewith, some preliminary distinctions.
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Ow.ly - image uploaded by @barnagroup

Ow.ly - image uploaded by @barnagroup | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
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Interesting statistics regarding Christianity in America.

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The God Argument: The Case Against Religion and For Humanism by A. C. ... - Times Higher Education

The God Argument: The Case Against Religion and For Humanism by A. C. ... - Times Higher Education | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The God Argument: The Case Against Religion and For Humanism by A. C. ... Times Higher Education The promise that A.C.
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Why This Atheist Has a New Hope in Pope Francis

Why This Atheist Has a New Hope in Pope Francis | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
I might not believe in God, but I believe that Catholics and atheists can work together just as all of humanity can work together towards equality and justice when we put the needs of modern people first and the arcane doctrine second.
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Surrendra Gangadean - Ethika Politika

Surrendra Gangadean - Ethika Politika | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
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An article from my mentor in philosophy.
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Religion pushed to side in Canada, Faith in the Public Square conference told - The Catholic Register

Religion pushed to side in Canada, Faith in the Public Square conference told - The Catholic Register | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
“Religion pushed to side in Canada, Faith in the Public Square conference told The Catholic Register It must also cultivate a new public conversation about human happiness; which is to say it must aim to break the secularist/pluralist stranglehold...”
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Marginal Christianity: Cracks in the Secular - Comment Magazine

“Provocative reframing of "secularity" in our time. Marginal Christianity: Cracks in the Secular - Comment Magazine http://t.co/V716sRtfnw”;
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How the Last Decade Changed American Life - The Barna Group

How the Last Decade Changed American Life - The Barna Group | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The Barna Group provides research and training for churches, non-profits, and businesses.
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Behold, the six types of atheists

Behold, the six types of atheists | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
By Dan Merica, CNN


(CNN) -- How many ways are there to disbelieve in God?

At least six, according to a new study.
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Calling and Witness, Holiness and Truth | First Things

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The Most Post-Christian Cities

The Most Post-Christian Cities | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
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Apologetics and the Academy

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Religion in American History: Puritans, Puritans

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Stephen Hawking Talks Big Bang, God

Stephen Hawking Talks Big Bang, God | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
By: Rod Pyle, SPACE.com Contributor Published: 04/17/2013 02:05 PM EDT on SPACE.com PASADENA, Calif.
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Thank you for this article, Tedla.  It seems like Hawking has ruled out a number of options, leaving us with M-Theory.

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The Post-Secular in Question: Religion in Contemporary Society book download

Philip Gorski, John Torpey, David Kim and Jonathan VanAntwerpen


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The Post-Secular in Question: Religion in Contemporary Society book download<br/><br/>Philip Gorski, John Torpey, David Kim and Jonathan VanAntwerpen<br/><br/><br/>Download here http://boosserlm.info/1/books/The-Post-... | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The Post-Secular in Question: Religion in Contemporary Society book download Philip Gorski, John Torpey, David http://t.co/VaaEqqOuB2
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Secularists, meet the religionists - Chillicothe Gazette

Secularists, meet the religionists - Chillicothe Gazette | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Secularists, meet the religionists Chillicothe Gazette In this time of polarized shouting matches, the public square has fallen for distorted understanding of the terms “secularism” and “religious freedom.” Judging from the popular...
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Back from conclave, George visits synagogue - Chicago Tribune

Back from conclave, George visits synagogue - Chicago Tribune | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Chicago Tribune Back from conclave, George visits synagogue Chicago Tribune Greeted by a standing ovation, George started his speech by saying his audience of about 300 people might be curious about the pope's selection, and that he was partially...
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