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10 Juiciest Bits From Ex-Scientologist’s Tell-All ‘Beyond Belief’

10 Juiciest Bits From Ex-Scientologist’s Tell-All ‘Beyond Belief’ | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
The most shocking parts of ‘Beyond Belief,’ a memoir by the niece of the church’s leader. By Kevin Fallon.
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Remixing the Sacred - The Rhythm Divine - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Remixing the Sacred - The Rhythm Divine - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
We live in a remix culture, but what happens when we remix the sacred?

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Inside a sharia divorce court - video

Inside a sharia divorce court - video | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
Sheikh Haithem Al-Haddad and Dr Suhaib Hasan of Britain's Sharia Council allow us rare and exclusive access to their deliberations on Islamic divorces...

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Report: Iran confiscates Buddha statues to stop promotion of Buddhism

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian newspaper is reporting that government authorities are confiscating Buddha statues from shops in Tehran to stop the promotion of Buddhism in the country.
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In a religious state there is no room for alternative beliefs - contrast this to our secular society when a massive range of beliefs are respected and allowed.

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Cornish beliefs are 'important'

Cornish beliefs are 'important' | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
School children in Cornwall should celebrate the county's heritage and religious beliefs, says a director at the Church of England's Diocese of Truro.
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BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Daoism

BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Daoism | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Daoism, the ancient Chinese philosophy and religion.

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Atheist Alom Shaha - Big Ideas - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Atheist Alom Shaha - Big Ideas - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
Imagine you live in a strict Muslim community. You’re taught not to question your religion. But you don’t actually believe any of it.

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Police to be given specialist training to help child victims of 'witchcraft' beliefs

Police to be given specialist training to help child victims of 'witchcraft' beliefs | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
Police officers in London will receive extra instructions on helping children accused of witchcraft and sorcery with plans to expand the training nationwide if it proves effective.
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Thousands at Moonie mass wedding

Thousands at Moonie mass wedding | SCLY3 Beliefs in Society | Scoop.it
Thousands of people are married in South Korea in the first mass wedding organised by the Unification Church since the death of its founder.
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Religion and Mobility within the Class System in America ...

Recent studies look at the role of religion in finding work. Much attention has been paid to religious participation as a source of social capital: the like which can be drawn upon for employment and occupational advancement.
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