Jonathan A. Stapley’s The Power of Godliness: Mormon Liturgy and Cosmology (OUP, 2018; publisher’s page) is a short tour of Mormon ritual, stressing the history and development of practices and ordinances such as anointing, sealing, baby blessings, and the like. 1,809 more words
India is shaken.
Once again, it is a rape case.
The only thing different is the ‘religion factor’.
I wrote about the role of religion in this case and why it should be paid due attention. 114 more words
Sadly, we are once again mourning an innocent rape victims death and worse is the fact that the victim was an 8-year-old girl.
I wrote a guest post for YKA about the things wrong with the whole picture commenting on the way the case is dealt with. 217 more words
Some people (both men and women) believe that feminism, as a movement, is no longer needed. Women are no longer second class citizens. We can vote, own or rent our homes without needing a male cosigner, work in the career of our choice, climb up the educational ladder, etc. 165 more words