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Christian Smith on the Sacred Project of American Sociology

I’m a big fan of Christian Smith’s work. Largely, though not solely, for this book. But his new one sounds slightly odd. While it appeals to me on the level of theĀ  377 more words

General Theory Stuff

Christians Are Hate-Filled Hypocrites And Other Lies You've Been Told or Many Christians Are Often Hate-Filled Hypocrites And Other Things That Are True

So, Bradley Wright wrote a book defending Christians.

In the book he makes a good caseĀ that, despite what we hear about Christians or what we see on the news Christianity as a whole has been, is, and will continue to be a tremendous cause of good in the world. 718 more words

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OF INTEREST: Independent Thoughts from Around the Internet May 28, 2014

A WEDNESDAY ROUND-UP

From the Websites we find of interest (for whatever reason).

Links are given as is, without endorsement, sometimes with comment; sometimes not. Independent thought is usually rewarded, though not always. 1,155 more words

End Times

On The Common Beliefs of Teenage Americans

Christian Smith, professor of sociology and director of the Center for the Study of Religion and Society at the University of Notre Dame, oversees a continuing studying of the religious beliefs of teenagers called the National Study of Youth and Religion. 202 more words

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Every entrepreneur knows this feeling: A stack of business cards on the desk collected from networking events past triggers a sharp pain in recalling all those evenings spent shakes hands and nodding the head. 649 more words