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How ISIS Is Similar to the Protestant Reformation

How ISIS Is Similar to the Protestant Reformation | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
A Middle East expert drew comparisons between the Islamic State and the Protestant Reformation at a recent Faith Angle Forum.
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How Christianity came to Europe

How Christianity came to Europe | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
During the Middle Ages nearly all the lands of Europe converted to Christianity. In this short guide, we take a look at how various lands adopted Christianity, including by means of missionary efforts, politics and warfare.
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St Conall Cael’s Bell returns to Co. Donegal | Irish Archaeology

St Conall Cael’s Bell returns to Co. Donegal | Irish Archaeology | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Exciting news from Donegal, where the County Museum have just announced that St. Conall Cael’s Bell is returning to the county for the first time in over 100
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Glenmorangie Research Project: Monymusk reliquary | National Museums Scotland Blog

Glenmorangie Research Project: Monymusk reliquary | National Museums Scotland Blog | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
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How Christians Turned Against Gay Conversion Therapy

How Christians Turned Against Gay Conversion Therapy | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Obama's call to ban the practice reflects a tectonic shift within the community that once championed it.
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Millennials Can Smell Christian 'B.S. From a Mile Away'

Millennials Can Smell Christian 'B.S. From a Mile Away' | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
An interview with the author Rachel Held Evans about her new book and searching for authenticity in the church
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Opposing ‘God Bless America’, by Dennis Prager, National Review

Opposing ‘God Bless America’, by Dennis Prager, National Review | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
A Christian minister preaches the religion of leftism.
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GOP War On Gays Rages On As Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal Plans To Sign Anti-Gay Bill

GOP War On Gays Rages On As Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal Plans To Sign Anti-Gay Bill | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Louisiana GOP Governor Bobby Jindal announced that he intends to sign the "Louisiana Marriage and Conscience Act" into law.
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How Sufjan Stevens Subverts the Stigma of Christian Music

How Sufjan Stevens Subverts the Stigma of Christian Music | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
The genre has had a bad reputation since the 1960s, but the singer-songwriter succeeds by focusing on aesthetics over evangelism.
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How Far Can The Government Go In Promoting ‘Ceremonial Deism’?

How Far Can The Government Go In Promoting ‘Ceremonial Deism’? | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Source: Americans United. Some very powerful people in the United States see absolutely nothing wrong with generalized government endorsement of religious belief. The high court seems to allow this creeping ceremonial deism based on the assumption that no one is truly harmed by it. But as the nation becomes more diverse and the percentage of “nones” – those who say they hold no formal religious beliefs – continues to rise, more and more people are questioning the assertion that generic religiosi
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Horrified Pope Calls Philadelphia Humanity’s Greatest Sin Against God

Horrified Pope Calls Philadelphia Humanity’s Greatest Sin Against God | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
The Onion, America's Finest News Source.
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Artifacts of Christian Nubia Revealed

Artifacts of Christian Nubia Revealed | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Treasures of the Nubian desert unveiled to the public in a unique showing.
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Christian America is an invention: Big business, right-wing politics and the religious lie that still divides us

Christian America is an invention: Big business, right-wing politics and the religious lie that still divides us | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
The idea of "one nation under God" is a modern one -- and does not date back to the Founding Fathers
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When the Catholic Church owns your doctor: The insidious new threat to affordable birth control

When the Catholic Church owns your doctor: The insidious new threat to affordable birth control | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Eight of the largest health systems in America are now Catholic-owned. More and more won't prescribe conraception
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Smearing Sexual Orientation Change

Smearing Sexual Orientation Change | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Yesterday I had the good pleasure to join a courageous group of people for a conference entitled . . . .
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How Did the Rainbow Become a Symbol of Gay Rights?

How Did the Rainbow Become a Symbol of Gay Rights? | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
People in the crowd in front of the Supreme Court waved rainbow flags as they celebrated today’s decisions to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act and allow gay marriage in California. If you enter the word “gay” into Google’s search box, the results appear in a rainbow frame. When...
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What is the Gospel of Jesus's Wife?

What is the Gospel of Jesus's Wife? | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
When Dr. Karen King discovered an ancient text that referenced Jesus Christ's wife, she knew it went against years of precedent
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Response to Your Petition on Conversion Therapy | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

Response to Your Petition on Conversion Therapy | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
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Huckabee: Gay-Rights Movement 'Won't Stop Until There Are No Churches'

Huckabee: Gay-Rights Movement 'Won't Stop Until There Are No Churches' | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) said on Wednesday that gay-rights activists wouldn't be satisfied until there are no more churches or Christians in America.
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The Archaeological Quest for the Earliest Christians

The Archaeological Quest for the Earliest Christians | Global Religions- Christianity | Scoop.it
In part two of a two-part series, Douglas Boin challenges the idea that Christians left so few archaeological traces behind because they couldn’t afford to make them.
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