Would The World Be A Better Place Without Religion?| AJ+

What causes much of the world’s conflicts? Well, if you agree with these guys, they’d say religion is the catalyst for almost all of the world’s violence. I think faith based religion is the mother lode of bad ideas. People will kill each other’s children for ancient books and caves Continue Reading

How Religion Affects Divorce Decisions | Dads Divorce | Divorce News

According to research from the National Divorce Decision-Making Project, religion and spirituality are often on the minds of many men and women who are considering divorce. Many couples struggle with the decision whether to stay married because of their religious beliefs even though everything else tells men they should leave. Continue Reading

Author Elaine Pagels explores why humans rely on religious belief

NICK SCHIFRIN: Why do people with faith believe? And how can they hold onto that faith? Jeffrey Brown recently spoke with Princeton University Professor Elaine Pagels at the Miami Book Fair about her new book, “Why Religion?” — a personal story of faith overcoming tragedy. JEFFREY BROWN: What is this Continue Reading

Religion Means Nothing if You’re Still a Jerk

Peace, please believe, that there’s a lot of human need And a lot of hungry bellies that could do without human greed And a lot of people packing churches looking for a seed hoping for a higher love to patch up where we all bleed they’re there to learn, it’s Continue Reading

Sex and Religion | HOLY FACTS – Deepak Chopra

Hey everyone! I’m Gotham Chopra and this is Holy Facts, the show where we take you on a tour of the weirder side of religion and spirituality, from the Jedi mind tricks to summoning the spirits of the dead. For this episode, you’re going to want to turn the lights Continue Reading

Religion ≠ Faith

Religion≠Faith Some people are prone to exchanging “religion” with “faith”, they think religion is nothing but faith. This is what they do with their religions. Many of them nowadays use the word “faith” whenever they need to cite anything about religion. What they want to mean is that religion does Continue Reading

What constructive contributions can religion bring to Canadian society?

You know I think there is a lot of shared values in and amidst all the talk of all the mutual suspicion between the different groups and all the different kind of polarizations that are unfortunately deepening in society. I still think there’s a basic deeper level of shared humanity. Continue Reading

Religious Kids More Selfish Than Atheist Ones

>>A NEW STUDY INDICATES THAT RELIGIOUS KIDS ARE LIKELY TO BE LESS WILLING TO SHARE IN THEIR ATHEIST PEERS.>>AMEN.>>THIS IS ONE STUDY THAT WAS PUBLISHED. IT FOUND A CORRELATION ñ THEY FOUND THAT THE LONGER A CHILD HAS LIVED IN A RELIGIOUS HOME, THE STINGIER HE WAS COMPARED TO HIS Continue Reading