The Bible is one of the two or three oldest books in the world, but unlike most of the ancient books, it is found not only in great libraries, but in almost every home of the civilized world; and it is not only studied by learned scholars, but read by the common people; and its many stories grasp and hold the attention of little children.
Here we present two public domain books of bible stories: The Wonder Book of Bible Stories, edited and arranged by Logan Marshall, and Bible Stories and Religious Classics, by Phillip P. Wells. We will add more bible stories to this site in the future!
On his birthday last week, I posted on Facebook an excerpt from George Washington's farewell address as president, in which he said Americans should not expect that “national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle.” The unexpected ... (Feb 25, 2017, KYStandard.com)
Submit Religion in the Area information for special events in the life of your church to Skagit Publishing, 1215 Anderson Road, Mount Vernon, WA 98274. Email: [email protected] Items run on Saturday and must be received by noon the ... (Feb 25, 2017, goskagit.com)
Under the bill's provisions, students would have a right to express their religious beliefs before, during and after school, but schools would also be required to ensure that no student felt compelled to participate in a program that violated his or ... (Feb 25, 2017, The Herald Bulletin)
A BBC editor who selected an Islamic State sympathiser to feature in a documentary has been appointed as the corporation's new head of religious programming. Fatima Salaria is the second Muslim to hold the position after Aaqil Ahmed became the BBC's ... (Feb 25, 2017, Breitbart News)
Yet the commentary has tended to ignore a more striking issue and perhaps one more relevant to our own time: namely, what happens to religious faith in a totalitarian political environment that actively and violently repudiates any religion that is not ... (Feb 25, 2017, National Review)
In today's political and social climate, it seems we hardly go a day without some kind of protest. But, many are asking "Where do religion and civility fit into how we relate to one another?" That was the question pondered by a panel of religious ... (Feb 24, 2017, Alabama's News Leader)
Muhammad Ali Jr., the son of the late boxer Muhammad Ali, was detained for two hours and questioned multiple times about his religion at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Feb. 7, Chuck Strouse and Jerry Iannelli of the Miami New Times ... (Feb 24, 2017, Bleacher Report)
Washington Free Beacon editor in chief Matthew Continetti said Thursday on MSNBC's "Meet the Press Daily" that President Donald Trump's movement is primarily about nationalism and that Rep. Keith Ellison's (D., Minn.) controversial history will hold ... (Feb 24, 2017, Washington Free Beacon)
Music Connection will perform a free concert at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at First Presbyterian Church of Central Point, 456 W. Pine St., Central Point. Sunday worship will begin at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 26. Adult Bible study begins at 9 a.m. Child care is ... (Feb 24, 2017, Mail Tribune)
I wrote about the relationship between immigration and religious change, and the enormous impact of successive immigrant movements in shaping American religious patterns. Immigrant churches or congregations generally share certain characteristics and ... (Feb 23, 2017, Patheos (blog))
Rising duo THEY. has built a devoted following through the steady release of singles and now they're sharing their debut album, Nü Religion: Hyena. The 14-song project has no listed features, but does come with the recently leaked Dawson's ... (Feb 23, 2017, HipHopDX)
The outspoken politician lashed out at Ahmed Fahour during an interview on the Kyle and Jackie O show on Friday morning, after the controversial CEO and practicing Muslim questioned whether her real problem with him was with his race and religion in a ... (Feb 23, 2017, Yahoo7 News)
(RNS) Family Christian Stores, which filed for bankruptcy protection two years ago, has announced it is closing after 85 years. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based company employed more than 3,000 people in 240 retail sites across 36 states. It was ... (Feb 23, 2017, Religion News Service)