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Nine Months of Pregnancy – What To Do and What Not To Do as Per Hinduism

From time immemorial, Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism) gave prime importance to the experience... [Visit original source to read the entire content and more such articles.]

A conversation with the NIH director: On overseeing medical breakthroughs, making music and riding a Harley

Dr. Francis S. Collins, known for his landmark discoveries of disease genes and his leadership of the Human Genome Project, is the director of the National Institutes of Health, the largest and most prestigious biomedical research institution in the world. In an interview with Tom Fox, Collins discussed his approach to leadership, a potential medical […]

Creating a Good Ground for Meditation

Meditation isn’t a one-way street—you can’t just meditate and your life will get better. You have to change the way you live to improve your meditation. Thanissaro Bhikkhu outlines five principles of the ethical, restrained life conducive to meditation practice. Show More Summary

Why was Jesus so effective at reaching messy people? [Gospel Life Podcast]

Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. Why was Jesus so effective at reaching messy people? Daniel Yang, Director of the Send Institute at the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College, pulls from Luke 15:1-2 to talk about God’s love for lost people. Show More Summary

Gun Violence And A Grandfather's Suicide

There may be no good explanation for why these events happen, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't try to prevent them.

Cherry Picking Religion – Roy Moore’s Twisting of Faith

2 days agoReligion / Islam : altmuslim

While it is important to condemn these abuses of faith, condemnation is not enough. As laity, we must demand more from our political and religious leaders. Faith belongs to each individual, not to morality police or appointed councils, and abusive behavior and bigotry cannot hide behind the words of any religion.

NY Teacher Suspended for Failing Students Who Protested the Pledge 10 Years Ago

The school district has put the teacher on indefinite leave (with pay) while an investigation is conducted.

Pastor Supporting Roy Moore: His Accusers Must Be Getting Paid “a Healthy Sum”

It's stunning how much evidence this pastor rejects offhand in order to make himself feel better about supporting an indefensible candidate.

10 Job’s that Gets Your Steps In

10 Job's that Gets Your Steps In - Here is a list of jobs that has a lot of walking and you are likely to get your steps in. #Walking #Steps #Fitbit The post 10 Job’s that Gets Your Steps In appeared first on Courageous Christian Father. Read the full article at 10 Job’s that Gets Your Steps In ©2004-2017 by Steve Patterson of Courageous Christian Father.

When Patriotism Becomes Idolatry

More often than not, what Christians think of as “patriotism” is what God defines as being “idolatry.” Jesus once said “render

Well Said: A Fine Fount of Admonition

This was not the first time that Mr. Bulstrode had begun by admonishing Mr. Vincy, and had ended by seeing a very unsatisfactory reflection of himself in the coarse unflattering mirror which that manufacturer's mind presented to the subtler lights and shadows of fellow-men; and perhaps his experience ought to have warned him how the scene would end. Show More Summary

Man freed from death row blames conviction on racial bias

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A man freed from Louisiana’s death row says his case was corrupted by a biased autopsy and a prosecutor’s racism and religious fervor.

Australian Official Won’t Support Gay Marriage Because of Crocodile Attacks

And then he has to tackle sharknados. And then maybe he'll spare a thought for civil rights.

The Canadian Government Will Formally Apologize to Persecuted LGBTQ People

Thousands of Canadians were fired from military service, over many decades, due to their sexual orientation.This apology is the first big step in correcting a massive injustice.

The Many Faces of Martin Luther

Herman Selderhuis’s biography proves that just about every adjective, good or bad, can apply to the great reformer. B rilliant, tormented, passionate, scatological, superstitious, devious, loyal, bitter—pick an adjective, good or bad, and it invariably applies to the German reformer Martin Luther at one time or another in his turbulent life. Show More Summary

This Just In: Heroes & Heretics of the Reformation by Phillip Campbell

Not since the birth of Christ has an event shaken the foundations of the Western world like the Reformation. Now, 500 years after Luther nailed his ninety-five theses to the door at Wittenberg—the sound of which served as the thunder...Show More Summary

Sterile, exquisite, colonizing, scholarly: Experts offer their impressions of D.C.'s new Bible museum

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Two blocks off the Mall, the museum is among Washington's largest focusing on religion.

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