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!
Toss in some religion and cryptocurrency, and Hollywood would laugh such a plot out of the studio. The leader of a non-denominational Christian congregation might've taken pause at donations totaling 150,000 USD. According to his attorney, however, ... (Oct 22, 2017, Bitcoin News (press release))
Last week, the APSU administration decided to cut one of the three faculty lines from the Philosophy and Religion program. The position eliminated was that formerly held by Dr. Bert Randall, whose 45 years of service were just celebrated. The position ... (Oct 22, 2017, The All State)
And in the realm of religion, questions about what is true and what we can or should believe can be found in many, if not all, of the major faith traditions of the world. Look into the various branches of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, or Buddhism and ... (Oct 21, 2017, The Bozeman Daily Chronicle)
Throughout history, callous individuals have used religion as a tool to further their causes. To sway the poor and uneducated, they would often appear in the guise of holy men and preachers of knowledge and peddle their personal beliefs in the form of ... (Oct 21, 2017, gulfnews.com)
(RNS) — Each week Religion News Service presents a gallery of photos of religious practice around the world. This week, Rohingya Muslims cross from Myanmar into Bangladesh, Iranian worshippers pray in Tehran, Jewish men celebrate Simchat Torah on ... (Oct 21, 2017, Religion News Service)
Duane Herrmann is organizing a gathering celebrating the 200th anniversary of Bahall'u'llah, the prophet-founder of the Baha'i religion, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. Herrmann in this photo ... (Oct 21, 2017, Topeka Capital Journal)
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The Rev. Tim Clark, senior pastor at Harvest Christian Center, is celebrating 35 years of preaching and ministry this year. The Dallas native began ministering in his hometown in 1982, as a youth pastor at Mount Carmel Baptist Church. He later served ... (Oct 20, 2017, Toledo Blade)
Two hundred years ago a man was born in Tehran who became a passionate promoter of the unity of God, of religion and of mankind. He took his message far beyond Persia, was persecuted and exiled, and in doing so became the founder of the world's ... (Oct 20, 2017, The Times)
Interest in spirituality has been booming in recent years while interest in religion plummets, especially among millennials. The majority of Americans now believe it is not necessary to believe in God to have good morals, a study from Pew Research ... (Oct 20, 2017, MarketWatch)
LaPoynor ISD is reviewing some district practices involving religious expression after receiving a letter from the Freedom From Religion Foundation expressing its concern. According to the school district, the Freedom From Religion Foundation takes ... (Oct 20, 2017, Tyler Morning Telegraph)
Since 1990, the fraction of Americans with no religious affiliation has nearly tripled, from about 8 percent to 22 percent. Over the next 20 years, this trend will accelerate: by 2020, there will be more of these "Nones" than Catholics, and by 2035 ... (Oct 20, 2017, Scientific American (blog))
Important questions have been raised globally about the role of religious and ethnic identity in promoting participation in extremist organisations. While being a source of identity and solidarity, a person's religious devotion is a poor indicator of ... (Oct 20, 2017, Daily Maverick)