Russia Bans Scientology

When I hear Scientology, I immediately think about celebrities including Tom Cruise who are heavily involved with the belief. Many say the religion is a huge sham because you can afford to pay your rankings by increasing your church donations… Continue Reading →

Freedom Of Religion No Excuse To Deny Gay Rights

According to US President Barack Obama, Freedom of Religion is a right to believe in any form of belief and spiritual organisations. Obama said it was not an excuse to stress one’s belief over an entire community to deny their… Continue Reading →

It Does Not Mean You’re Religious That You’re Communal Too!

India’s Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal made a point that religion should not be associated with communalism and people should avoid identifying gurus and seers on communal lines. He said that Hinduism belongs to the entire humanity and it… Continue Reading →

Understanding The Difference Between Religious Observation Of Islam And Extremism

Deborah Orr of The Guardian said Islamic extremists aren’t automatically individuals who avoid alcohol and M&S. She said that Muslim parents are to make the effort to stop their children from being radicals. Orr said that Muslim Parents must be… Continue Reading →

Keeping Up With The Mormons [Infographic]

Who exactly are the Mormons? We only know them as the door-to-door missionaries who would like to ask you if you’d like to know more about Jesus Christ. Other religions might only know very little about Mormons. Mormons believe that… Continue Reading →

Should We Believe A Devout Catholic or Should We Believe Only the Good Doers?

Being good and doing good are possibly two different things. Being good could mean that you are bound by your values or beliefs to do and achieve things beyond your capabilities. Doing good to you could mean rewards from heaven… Continue Reading →

Religion and Causality: Science Takes on Belief

I’ve always been a devout catholic but my circle of friends are composed of different beliefs. I have a Muslim best friend, an atheist colleague and a hard-science nut that believes everything  is due to cause and effect. All of… Continue Reading →

Religion Could Greatly Inspire People to Become More than Who They Are

Having a strong set of beliefs, a person could reach anything and overcome any kind of downfall they face. People need to inspire themselves, and religion is highly appreciative of an individual’s accomplishments. While not reaching an extremist level, religion… Continue Reading →

Three Action Computer Games That Uses Religion as a Crucial Plot Device

Computer games are interactive stories, and what better way to tell a story about religion than a video game? Action games have used religion to develop and push the characters in their stories to become unforgettable. Here are some of… Continue Reading →

The “Copycat Thesis” and the Similarities of Christianity to Other Beliefs

One theory of religious skeptics and some researchers indicated that religion was based on a single, old mythology. While well-known mythologies from the Greek were linked to Roman mythologies, it is possible that Christianity and even Islam were based on… Continue Reading →

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