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Religion is a powerful base of cultural norms and values. Because it addresses the most profound existential issues of human life (e.g. freedom and inevitability, fear and faith, love and hate, violence and peace, security and insecurity, right and wrong, sacred and profane), religion is deeply implicated in individual and social conceptions of peace. 590 more words

Edeki Tega

Tolerance is impossible...

To insist that all religions are right, that all the roads are going to the same place, is actually silly… We’d have to be intellectually intolerant. 234 more words


Evening Prayer 8.29.15, John Bunyan, Author of "Pilgrim's Progress," 1688

So when he came, he went up to him at once and said, “Rabbi!” and kissed him.

Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the morning, and darkens the day into night; who calls for the waters of the sea and pours them out upon the surface of the earth: The Lord is his name. 1,771 more words


Morning Prayer 8.29.15, John Bunyan, Writer, 1688

Then the priests brought the ark of the covenant of the LORD to its place, in the inner sanctuary of the house, in the most holy place, underneath the wings of the cherubim. 3,236 more words

Daily Office

Religious Tolerance – Yes, But From Everybody, Please

I ask a man I’ve just met what he does for a living.  “I build boats,” he says, “like Jesus – I mean Noah –” he darts me a concerned look and holds out his hand in a halt sign, “I mean, not that I’m religious.” 815 more words

Katherine Gregor

Religion and Psychology: Complementary Disciplines or Competing Ideologies?

Religion and science have shared a complex relationship which has historically fluctuated between cooperation and conflict. Both disciplines arise from an intellectual desire to explain the natural world, but their paths have diverged over the nature of knowledge. 2,889 more words

Religious Tolerance