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Sam Harris, Waking Up, and What I've Learned about Spirituality

Steve McSwain | Posted 11.01.2014 | Religion
Steve McSwain

The longer I live, the more convinced I become that there is a religious experience which, if you have yet to figure this out, goes by many names.

U.S. Catholics' Satisfaction With Bishops Is Up

Sister Mary Ann Walsh | Posted 10.10.2012 | Religion
Sister Mary Ann Walsh

The bishops may take some satisfaction in an approval rating of 70 percent, but raising poll numbers was never their goal. The year 2012 still presents challenges, especially in the area of sexual abuse.

What Religious People Are Migrating Where?

Posted 05.08.2012 | Religion

Washington, D.C. -- A new report on religion and international migration by the Pew Research Center's Forum on Religion & Public Life finds that Chris...

Jaweed Kaleem

New Study Finds A Surprising Number of Religious Lobbyists In Washington, D.C. | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 11.22.2011 | Religion

With heated nation-wide arguments in recent years over issues ranging from same-sex marriage to abortion rights, it's no secret that religious organiz...

New Report On International Growth Of Islam

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Washington, D.C. -- The world's Muslim population is expected to increase by about 35 percent in the next 20 years, rising from 1.6 billion in 2010 to...

God In The U.S.A.: Americans Know More About Religion Than Most Other Subjects

Bruce Feiler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Bruce Feiler

The real headline coming out of this week's survey on God in America should be that our knowledge of religion is not as bad as other subjects, and is arguably stronger.

The Pew Research Center's Nap Time Study

Pew Research Center | Paul Taylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Feeling drowsy? You're not alone. On a typical day, a third of the adults (34%) in the United States take a nap. Napping thrives among all demograp...