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The ways in which religion is admitted or prohibited in the public sphere
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Ancient Document Now 'Zoom Friendly' Thanks To Cambridge Library

Ancient Document Now 'Zoom Friendly' Thanks To Cambridge Library | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
One of the oldest known copies of the Ten Commandments, a Hebrew manuscript 2,000-years-old, is the latest historical text to become part of the Cambridge Digital Library's online treasure trove, Reuters reports.
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Post-Secularism or Liberal-Democratic Constitutionalism? by Veit Bader :: SSRN

Post-Secularism or Liberal-Democratic Constitutionalism? by Veit Bader :: SSRN | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The increasingly fashionable concept and framing of post-secularism aims to construct simplistic dichotomies and clear-cut ruptures between pre-secular, secular...
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What Can You Do With a Degree in Religious Studies?

What Can You Do With a Degree in Religious Studies? | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Religious studies degrees educate students on humanity�s rich religious tradition�including history, culture, and doctrine. While some religious studies degrees are clearly designed for those who are religious themselves, not all are.
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As Protestants decline, those with no religion gain

As Protestants decline, those with no religion gain | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
'Protestant' is no longer America's top religious umbrella brand. It's been rained out by the soaring number of 'Nones' -- people who claim no faith affiliation.
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American Civil Religion in the Age of Obama: An interview with Philip S. Gorski « The Immanent Frame

American Civil Religion in the Age of Obama: An interview with Philip S. Gorski « The Immanent Frame | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
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What Religious Liberty Ain’t (Entirely)

What Religious Liberty Ain’t (Entirely) | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Some have worked so hard to come up with a definition of the term that what's left is something more artificial than genuine.
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Standing Up to Rousseau: Remarks at the Fortnight for Freedom

Standing Up to Rousseau:  Remarks at the Fortnight for Freedom | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
I had the opportunity to speak at the Fortnight for Freedom event held by the Church of the Incarnation in Collierville, Tennessee.  The venue and the crowd were among the best I’ve ever enc...
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AAAS - AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion

AAAS - AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
RT @ASA3org: AAAS - AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion http://t.co/beHD07cL...
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Read an excerpt from Eric Metaxas' new book, 'Jesus Hates Dead ... - Fox News

Read an excerpt from Eric Metaxas' new book, 'Jesus Hates Dead ... - Fox News | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Read an excerpt from Eric Metaxas' new book, 'Jesus Hates Dead ...Fox NewsI don't know about you, but in my life thus far, I haven't often had the opportunity to speak in front of the president of the United States.
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Secularization Theory and Social Peace » First Thoughts | A First Things Blog

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Atheism Might Not Be As Popular As You Think: The Religious Revolution in the U.S.

Atheism Might Not Be As Popular As You Think: The Religious Revolution in the U.S. | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
While statistics suggest that millennials are the least religious generation, there's more to the story.
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Audio: The power of religion in the public sphere « The Immanent Frame

Audio: The power of religion in the public sphere « The Immanent Frame | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
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Catholic intensity fades as evangelical devotion surges

After November’s presidential vote, Catholics could cite ample evidence for their renewed political relevance while dispirited evangelicals were left wondering if they are destined to be yesterday’s election news.
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Robert Bellah on the Axial Age, Taking an Ethical Position, and Many Truths in Many Religions

Robert Bellah on the Axial Age, Taking an Ethical Position, and Many Truths in Many Religions | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Audio clips of one of the world's premiere sociologists on the importance of religion in shaping societies and the ethical imperative of scholars to include many perspectives in these discussions.
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Does Record Number of Religious “Nones” Mean Decline of Religiosity?

Does Record Number of Religious “Nones” Mean Decline of Religiosity? | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Media excitement continues over the latest Pew poll showing continued growth in the religiously affiliated. But do such data really tell us what we need to know about the Four F’s of Contemporary American Spirituality: Family, Fido, Friends, and...
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Nonreligion and the Secular at the AAR 2012

Today the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life released a new report about “‘Nones’ on the Rise,” by which they mean the still steady trend of religious disaffiliation in...
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‘No Religion’ on the Rise: 19.6% Have No Religious Affiliation - Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life

‘No Religion’ on the Rise: 19.6% Have No Religious Affiliation - Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
The number of Americans claiming ‘no religion’ continues to grow at a rapid pace. Click to read more.
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Peter Berger on religious freedom - Commonweal (blog)

Peter Berger on religious freedom - Commonweal (blog) | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
WBEZPeter Berger on religious freedomCommonweal (blog)Noted sociologist Peter Berger in his latest blog asks: “Is freedom of religion endangered in the U.S.?
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Two Pillars of Religious-Atheist Dialogue - Huffington Post

Two Pillars of Religious-Atheist Dialogue - Huffington Post | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
Two Pillars of Religious-Atheist DialogueHuffington PostBoth religious people and atheists of all varieties have important stories to share about their experiences.
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German court outlaws religious circumcision for boys - National Post

German court outlaws religious circumcision for boys - National Post | Religion and Public Discourse | Scoop.it
National PostGerman court outlaws religious circumcision for boysNational PostCircumcising young boys on religious grounds causes grievous bodily harm, a German court ruled Tuesday in a landmark decision that the Jewish community ...Religious...
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Religious Freedom: Use It or Lose It « Public Discourse

@jstar277 Religious Freedom: Use It or Lose It « Public Discourse - http://t.co/VDT7Vnhu See?
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