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January 18, 2013



A Postmodern Spin on Religion: Pagan Christianity

The Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life has published a report today that suggests many people who identify has Christians hold to very unchristian, even pagan, beliefs. The statistics are startling. Many people calling themselves Christians believe in things like reincarnation and astrology, and are unaware that these things are condemned by S...

December 10, 2009


Not Even Close?—Is America Becoming a Post-Christian Culture?

Newsweek magazine's cover story, "The Decline and Fall of Christian America" continues to evoke controversy and conversation, and much of it is illuminating. Now, Stephen Prothero of Boston University enters the fray with an incisive commentary that throws a few punches....

April 27, 2009



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