Face it: Jesus was a prude. He was just like all the other conservative first-century Jews. He was a product of his environment.
There is a lack of broad public understanding that explosive population growth will increasingly affect our capacity to survive as a species.
Science and religion are not only in conflict – even at “war” – but also represent incompatible ways of viewing the world.
If Republicans think they’ll win this midterm election by running on the Supreme Court and overturning Roe, they are miscalculating.
One’s religious beliefs should not exist in an impenetrable and inviolable bubble wherein they are protected from criticism or scrutiny.
Once one enters the public sphere, religious beliefs are not protected from scrutiny, debate, criticism, and ridicule.
Ralph Drollinger is a pastor known for inflammatory statements on everything from climate change to women’s right to work.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson says that, if the current trend continues, we’ll only have enough room for everyone to live standing up.
Islamophobia was, guess what? A new term for blasphemy – a term specifically aimed at the blasphemy of Westerners.
The nuns were a kind of religious SS but it was the leaders of this theocracy who delegated the dirty work to the Catholic Church.