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Religion, Contraception and Bosses' Rights - New York Times

Religion, Contraception and Bosses' Rights - New York Times | Religious Education | Scoop.it
Religion, Contraception and Bosses' Rights New York Times The federal health care law's mandate that employer health plans cover birth control has sparked dozens of lawsuits by secular, for-profit companies and their owners seeking to be exempted...
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Good for higher-level GCSE discussion on Christian perspectives on contraception and abortion?

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How Early Should Children Be Exposed to Religion? - AllAfrica.com

How Early Should Children Be Exposed to Religion? - AllAfrica.com | Religious Education | Scoop.it
How Early Should Children Be Exposed to Religion?
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The absence of spiritual or religious upbringing will abidingly manifest itself in a person's character.
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Interesting starter for a discussion about whether children should be educated in or into a religion?

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WARS OF RELIGION? - Patheos (blog)

WARS OF RELIGION? - Patheos (blog) | Religious Education | Scoop.it
WARS OF RELIGION?
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I've been posting recently about the relationship between war and religious history, chiefly in the context of how warfare can shape religious change.
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Interesting insights on War and Religion

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The ethical bank that offers salvation? | Money | The Guardian

The ethical bank that offers salvation? | Money | The Guardian | Religious Education | Scoop.it
On ethical grounds, it scores more than the troubled Co-op. Welcome to Reliance, the financial wing of the Salvation Army.
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Interesting for topics on Business Ethics or Christianity, Poverty & Wealth

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RDFRS: Why We Should Teach Religion to Children

I think it is important to give children a healthy dose of religious education early on, teaching them a broad range of comparative mythology and religion from a phenomenological approach. Children are naturally curious, and ...
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Provocative article on why we should teach RE in schools!

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New code of police ethics follows Plebgate | Politics | The Guardian

New code of police ethics follows Plebgate | Politics | The Guardian | Religious Education | Scoop.it
'Hippocratic oath' for police to be published after service's reputation put under spotlight by Andrew Mitchell affair.
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Discuss the nature of ethics and how codes of professional ethics might be similar and different from general ethics or moral codes?

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Using Experimental Philosophy to Combine Incompatible Ideas | Big ...

Using Experimental Philosophy to Combine Incompatible Ideas | Big ... | Religious Education | Scoop.it
In a provocative thought experiment, Jonathon Keats considers how two seemingly incompatible systems - religion and science - might find a way "to talk to each other or at least to cross paths."
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For topics on Science & Religion?

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