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True Religion Lost Its Focus On The Consumer
True Religion, once a leader in the premium denim market, announced earlier this month that it has joined the retail death march, filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. In a statement, the company indicated that it had failed to adapt to the ...

Evangelical Covenant Church Adopts IMMERSE for Covenant Bible reading experience
Earlier this year, Tyndale and IFBR announced an alliance to introduce new Bible reading practices to the church through innovative new Bible resources. Immerse: The Bible Reading Experience is the first campaign of that alliance and the inspiration ...

Motorcycles and religion
A welcoming atmosphere for anyone wanting to celebrate religion is the driving force of a motorcycle ride coming up this weekend. Biker Faith is a brand new ministry started up by a Lexington couple that incorporates both a motorcycle ride starting ...

Justin Bieber denies he cancelled tour to devote himself to religion
Following the shock announcement Justin was cancelling 14 tour dates on Monday, a report from Australia Today suggested the popstar made the decision to can the concerts as he wanted to devote himself to religion, with a source suggesting he may even ...

Letter: What about religion?
How did the huge “REPENT” float bring together the many diverse religions and atheists, for that matter? Are all religions free to join the parade in “Everybody's Home Town?” If “We don't want politics in our parade,” as the Courier stated, then a ...

US politician calls Islam a 'false religion'
Just when you thought Islamophobia has reached its highest peak, a U.S. Senate candidate tells voters that Islam is a "false religion." Republican politician and judge Roy Moore - who is a former Alabama Supreme Court chief justice and is currently ...

Lingayat religion: Siddaramaiah's quiet ploy to outwit BS Yeddyurappa may pit Hindus against Congress
Siddaramaiah prodding Lingayats to detach themselves from Hinduism and float a separate religion is politically as laughable as Mayawati asking the Banias of Uttar Pradesh or Nitish Kumar telling Bhumihars of Bihar to launch their own religions to get ...

Roy Moore 'un-American' for calling Islam a 'false religion,' Alabama Muslims say
Roy Moore's remarks last night calling Islam a "false religion" was "un-American" speech, the Alabama chapter of a Muslim civil liberties organization said Tuesday. The Alabama chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations also extended an ...

Houses of worship do some soul-searching as their neighborhoods change
Cultural trends, including the drop in membership at mainline Protestant denominations and the increase in people who do not identify with any religious group, can affect a church's longevity, too. The luxury condo in the nation's capital now called ...

Pyre spins a powerful tale of redemption, religion, and monster dunks
Landing somewhere at the intersection of religious parable, visual novel, and Tecmo Bowl, Supergiant Games' latest, Pyre, takes its time revealing itself to be the studio's deepest story to date. The game invites players into the inhospitable prison ...

At risk of ignorance if we remove religion from schools
This is part of a broader movement in Australian society away from nominal identification with Christianity to nominal identification with "no religion". I say nominal in both cases, because most of our religious thinking is informed, let's face it ...

When we agree on principles but still disagree
Pope Francis recites the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Often in our divided world we disagree with someone about a principle. Person ...

Roy Moore: Islam is a 'false religion'
Islam is a "false religion," former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore said Monday during a meeting of the North Jefferson County Republican Club. Moore made the comment in response to a Gardendale resident ...