beliefs Archive

  • Scot McKnight wrote over at Jesus Creed about as clear and concise a definition of Evangelicalism as I have ever found. Evangelicalism is a sub-movement in the Protestant church defined […]

    What is evangelicalism?

    Scot McKnight wrote over at Jesus Creed about as clear and concise a definition of Evangelicalism as I have ever found. Evangelicalism is a sub-movement in the Protestant church defined […]

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  • The word khilafat means succession, and the khalifa is a successor to a prophet of God, whose goal is to complete the tasks of reformation and moral training that the prophet instituted.

    Harris Zafar: Demystifying ‘Caliphate’

    The word khilafat means succession, and the khalifa is a successor to a prophet of God, whose goal is to complete the tasks of reformation and moral training that the prophet instituted.

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  • One issue that has been discussed at length through the ages is morality. Questions such as what is moral? Where does morality come from? And why it is important have […]

    From Whence Does Morality Come?

    One issue that has been discussed at length through the ages is morality. Questions such as what is moral? Where does morality come from? And why it is important have […]

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  • During the last decade we have seen in America a growing divide between the religious and the scientific community. We have seen books written by atheists such as Richard Dawkins, […]

    Maintaining Religion in the Age of Reason

    During the last decade we have seen in America a growing divide between the religious and the scientific community. We have seen books written by atheists such as Richard Dawkins, […]

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  • The Five Pillars of Islam are the basics of the Religious tenets of all Muslims that are faithful to the religion. The first is belief. The rest are works or […]

    The Five Pillars of Islam

    The Five Pillars of Islam are the basics of the Religious tenets of all Muslims that are faithful to the religion. The first is belief. The rest are works or […]

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  • There is a growing conversation among westerners asking the question of why there is no or little looting in Japan after the massive 9.0 earthquakes and tsunami. Contrast their calmness […]

    Why is there no looting in Japan?

    There is a growing conversation among westerners asking the question of why there is no or little looting in Japan after the massive 9.0 earthquakes and tsunami. Contrast their calmness […]

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  • If you are Catholic, or mainline protestant, or if you know somebody who is, chances are you realize that last week began the forty days preceding Easter called Lent. As […]

    Lent, a Time For Remembrance

    If you are Catholic, or mainline protestant, or if you know somebody who is, chances are you realize that last week began the forty days preceding Easter called Lent. As […]

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  • I once heard a Buddhist monk say the following: “God is shorthand for talking about everything all at once” Dairyu Michael Wenger consider the following: God sustains us, therefore God […]

    Who is God?

    I once heard a Buddhist monk say the following: “God is shorthand for talking about everything all at once” Dairyu Michael Wenger consider the following: God sustains us, therefore God […]

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  • Many Atheists will say they believe in the primacy of science for explaining the world. It might be more correct to say that atheists are really doubters of established traditions, […]

    What do Atheists Believe?

    Many Atheists will say they believe in the primacy of science for explaining the world. It might be more correct to say that atheists are really doubters of established traditions, […]

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