religion


Consistency for some?

Sheila Liaugminas | 30 November 2009 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: media, religion
Religion reporters do not have the same aptitude for their subject as….say…..business or economy reporters, who have to know the language of the markets and translate it for those who don’t.


What makes people take a pride in their work?

Carolyn Moynihan | 04 November 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: religion, work
If there is one thing the financial crisis has taught us it is the need society has for people who take a (well-founded) pride in their work.


Evolution? Please leave God out of it

Patrick Gilligan | 23 September 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: evolution, religion, science
Evolutionists weaken their case by bringing God's existence into the discussion.


Advice for reporters

Sheila Liaugminas | 11 September 2009 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: conservatism, media, religion
Maybe ‘religious right’ doesn’t quite describe the alliance of faith-based people working for moral social policies.


The spiritual world of children

Carolyn Moynihan | 04 September 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: children, religion, United Kingdom
News that the spiritual welfare of young children is being neglected somewhere will not surprise anyone, but the evidence adduced by a British researcher produced an eye-catching headline in the London Telegraph. “Angel sightings ‘should not be dismissed’”, it read.


Demise of religion exaggerated

David Vincent | 26 August 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: China, Christianity, culture wars, religion
Journalist David Vincent comments on a new book demonstrating the fallacy of the media's view that religion is in terminal decline.


A Muslim president of Russia?

Michael Cook | 07 April 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Islam, religion, Russia
For all of its differences with the West, Russia sees itself as a European country. However, the dismaying decline in the Russian birthrate and the life expectancy of Russian males means that the country will become more and more Muslim in the years to come. A detailed survey of the challenges faced by Russia produced by the Finnish Ministry of Defence says that the growing presence of Muslims in Russian society will affect both domestic and foreign policy. 


Oracles of Science

Michael Cook | 13 March 2008 | FEATURES |  
tags: evolution, religion, science
Some scientists are out of their depth when they wade into philosophy and theology.


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