BioLogos: '[We] certainly did not intend to stir up controversy.' Bryan College faculty overwhelmingly issued the first no-confidence vote against their president in the school's history after trustees clarified the creationist nature...Show More Summary
In 2012, Jaber Mejeri (pictured below) was convicted to seven years in prison for posting cartoons critical of Islam that a Tunisian court deemed "disturbing [to] public order and public morals." Now, he's out of jail, but not out of...Show More Summary
Wycliffe Associates, an organization that focuses on accelerating Bible translation around the world, plans to send volunteers to South Sudan to influence unreached people, many of whom are without the scriptures in their own language. Show More Summary
Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 8, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or he seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu...
A couple of weeks ago, we lost a really fantastic atheist activist, Eric Broze. One of the co-founders of the Coming Out Godless project, Eric's work was always meaningful and helpful, yet he never gave up his sense of humor in the process. Show More Summary
If there's one thing every adult and child has experienced, it's temptation. We've all seen something new, attractive, or unusual, or simply an item someone else has that we don't—and we just want it.
Participants at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference see a political movement with "ascendency" and "energy."
Months after allegations emerged that conservative and influential Christian Bill Gothard had been taking advantage of young women working with his nonprofit for decades, news emerges that the ordained minister has resigned as president of the homeschooling and family values organization he founded over 50 years ago.
Earlier this week I had the privilege of interviewing Jen Marlowe for Zeek magazine. We spoke about her new book, I Am Troy Davis, co-authored with Martina Davis-Correia, which tells the story of Troy Davis who was executed by the.....
Bill Gothard, founder of the Institute in Basic Life Principles, has resigned in the wake of an investigation into allegations of sexual abuse. Sometimes the Prosperity Gospel scam does work. But guess who gets rich of it? An formerShow More Summary
An FDA panel is currently reviewing a procedure that would allow a child to inherit genetic material from three different people. If that sounds like one too many to you, congratulations! Your moral intuition is more highly developed than that of many scientific researchers.
One of the questions asked of me was, "How do I know if I should consider taking anti-depression medicine?" So here are five things I would tell you to consider before taking an antidepressant. Ask yourself is there anything going on in your life that you need to change.
It was the LinkedIn rejection heard 'round the world. In February, 26-year-old job-seeker Diana Mekota sent an email and LinkedIn request to connect with Kelly Blazek, who runs an online job board for marketing professionals in Cleveland. Show More Summary
Noted with sadness and fond remembrance: the passing away Monday of experimental composer and opera innovator Robert Ashley at the age of 83. In the 1980?s, Ashley brought a surprisingly hip Midwestern sing-song and gentle good humor to his recitation of the stories and songs of the Tibetan yogi-saint Milarepa in recordings of Eliane Radigue’s […]
Over the past week, I've seen this image multiple times on Facebook and elsewhere, a supposed denunciation of the Common Core version of math that kids are now learning: That picture is especially popular on conservatives' Facebook walls... Show More Summary
The 'Toronto Blessing' in 1994 was odd and controversial—but its benefits have lasted. Early in 1994, a small church in a strip mall near Toronto Pearson International Airport had thousands of people waiting at its doors night afterShow More Summary
El mensaje en capilla se vuelve el debate más reciente sobre cómo las universidades evangélicas tratan la identidad sexual. Una reciente protesta estudiantil en la capilla de la universidad de Wheaton, sobre el testimonio de una profesora...Show More Summary
USA Today recently published the results of a national survey among 18 to 31-year-olds regarding cohabitation. A whopping 76 percent of young Americans said living together before marriage is fine. The stark reality is that 65 percent of "altar – bound" singles--many of who identify as "Christians"-- now live together before marriage, a euphemism for lifestyle fornication.
Though much have I attended you, late have I loved you. Dear Church, I trust this letter finds you sustained by your Groom as you face bombings and threats on one side of the hemisphere, and attacks of a more offhand sort on the other. Show More Summary
William Pickett Jr. "hollered" desperately in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday morning as he watched the building where his parents and two brothers lived and kept church services burned down in flames while they were all trapped inside.