When Religion and Politics Meet: Our Faith Our Vote

When Religion and Politics Meet: Our Faith Our Vote

It’s almost 2020, and you know what that means: A presidential election is right around the corner. Now for many congregations, the question arises, “Can we –or even should–we be engaged in the public dialogue and political process around the elections?” If you think about it, public policy is about the way we order our

Why do people join cults? – Janja Lalich

Why do people join cults? – Janja Lalich

When Reverend Jim Jones founded the Peoples Temple in 1955, few could have imagined its horrifying end. This progressive religious movement rose in popularity and gained support from some of San Francisco’s most prominent politicians. But in 1977, amidst revelations of brainwashing and abuse, Jones moved with several hundred followers to establish the commune of

“Buddhism in Light of the Bible” Baptist sermon preaching against Eastern Religion

“Buddhism in Light of the Bible” Baptist sermon preaching against Eastern Religion

Last Sunday morning I preached a sermon called Hinduism in light of the bible, and this Sunday morning, I’m going to cover another major false religion of the world, and that is the religion of Buddhism. Now, just a quick review of what I said last Sunday morning about which religions are the most popular

Will Religion Die Out… Or Grow Stronger?

Will Religion Die Out… Or Grow Stronger?

over the last couple weeks urban complete come out had to do with religion so what i voted for the young turk but a week ago fairbanks certain country village that ireland for the country with that in western europe admired specter becoming less religious you’re here the numbers are dropping in ireland point forty

England’s Surprising Fourth Biggest Religion

England’s Surprising Fourth Biggest Religion

So, religion is a pretty big thing. And there’s a whole bunch of them. From Christianity to Islam and from Judaism to the one with the flying spaghetti monster But that’s a whole other video. In the 2001, what would you guess was English and Welsh fourth biggest religion? For example what if I told

Is Religion Dangerous?

Is Religion Dangerous?

♪♪ Has the existence of religion made the world a better place? Let’s be honest, how you answer that question likely has a lot to do with whether or not you consider yourself to be religious. It can be a stunningly complex question; but it is one each of us must answer for ourselves. Increasingly,

Ancient Odinist Viking Prayer HD

Ancient Odinist Viking Prayer HD

A warm welcome to my fellow Odinists, wherever you may be… I am speaking to you from Volcano, Hawai`i.. and today is the twenty-third of January 2013, Wodenstag… We do this broadcast in honor of Thor, and his recent Þorrablót, and his month, which is just now beginning. The topic of our presentation is an