Slapping Them Into Heaven? Individual and Social Religiosity, Religious Fundamentalism, and Belief in Heaven and Hell as Predictors of Support for Corporal Punishment – Johannes Beller, Christoph Kröger, Sören Kliem, 2019

Support for corporal punishment (CP) has been associated with religiosity. Yet, little is known about which aspects of religiosity predict support for CP. To cl... — Read on journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0886260519842857

The Betrayal of Jesus by… Eusebius

I couldn't agree more. I trace it back to when Eusebius wrote Christ out of ecclesiastical history in order to create Christendom and prop Constantine up as the god ordained emperor of Rome.https://t.co/i8IdfUpfip— Mark Charles (@wirelesshogan) April 18, 2019

How Prominent Women Built and Sustained the Religious Right | Religion & Politics

In September 1983, Beverly LaHaye gave a press conference in Washington, DC, to announce that her four-year-old lobbying group Concerned Women for America (CWA) — Read on religionandpolitics.org/2019/04/16/how-prominent-women-built-and-sustained-the-religious-right/

Science confirms how we all really are descended from ‘Eve’ |

It turns out that DNA science supports the idea that we all really do share the same ancient mother. Here’s why everyone on earth is actually linked back to this one woman in Africa. — Read on http://www.sbs.com.au/topics/article/2016/05/18/science-confirms-how-we-all-really-are-descended-eve

No More Cursing: Destroying the Roots of Religious Racism: Talbert W. Swan: 9780971635517: Amazon.com: Books

No More Cursing: Destroying the Roots of Religious Racism [Talbert W. Swan] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book tackles the issue of religious racism and its effect on the culture of the Christian Church in America. — Read on http://www.amazon.com/dp/097163551X/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_28WTCb5CGBD87

Trump’s Dad Was So Racist, Woody Guthrie Wrote A Song About It

In 2015, future President Donald Trump issued a seemingly innocuous — but increasingly portentous when put into context — statement: “My legacy has roots in my father’s legacy.” But it might be more… — Read on medium.com/@editors_91459/trumps-dad-was-so-racist-woody-guthrie-wrote-a-song-about-it-deea588fa11a

A Distinguished Taylor University Alumnus Speaks Out on the Pence Invitation – the way of improvement leads home

A Distinguished Taylor University Alumnus Speaks Out on the Pence Invitation – the way of improvement leads home — Read on thewayofimprovement.com/2019/04/16/a-distinguished-taylor-university-alumnus-speaks-out-on-the-pence-invitation/amp/

How an Old Religious Idea “Trickles Down” into Contemporary American Politics | Roger E. Olson

How an Old Religious Idea “Trickles Down” into Contemporary American Politics One of my observant and astute blog visitors pointed me to the current issue of The Atlantic—an influential American magazine filled with in depth cultural and political analysis and commentary. The following article in the December 5, 2017 — Read on http://www.patheos.com/blogs/rogereolson/2017/12/old-religious-idea-trickles-contemporary-american-politics/