What are some of the ways in which a religion could be considered to be unique? Their beliefs about the supernatural? Their moral and ethical…View More What is Sikhism?
In the not too distant past, Canada was considered to be a “Christian nation”. At a practical level however, that designation was often a vague…View More Basic Christianity
When you think of Buddhism, what images or events come to mind? Meditation, the Buddha, monks chanting in a temple, prayer flags on the sides…View More Buddhist Spirituality
A couple of weeks ago we explored one way to study religion: literary criticism. This week we will expand our understanding to include more than…View More Studying Religion
When you think of religion or spirituality, what do you think of first? Does your mind recall particular statements of what religious people believe, or…View More What are Sacred Rituals?
Islam is frequently perceived as a “different” religion and it is often poorly understood in the Western world. For many people, their thoughts about Islam…View More Muslim Spirituality
I need your help. 🙂 If you were at a bookstore (either online or in “real life”), browsing through all of the titles, and you…View More Talking about God – would you buy this book?
Religion is dead. According to many pollsters and casual observers of culture, the death of religion is not only a possibility, it is actually an…View More Who Killed Religion?
Could religion be headed for extinction or is something else taking its place? In a recent study presented at a meeting of the American Physical…View More The Extinction of Religion
Have you ever wanted to compare two or three religions side by side, and you wanted more than just a few basic (and already well…View More Comparison of World Religions