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Sex and Religion

The Sex Practices Orthodox Jews Deem Kosher

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 02.14.2015 | Religion

What does the Talmud says about pleasure and power? How does Orthodox Judaism affect a person's sex life? To answer these questions, HuffPost Live'...

The Truth About Pagan Sex Rituals

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 02.16.2015 | Religion

Many branches of modern paganism are steeped in natural and embodied practices, but the truth about where sex and sexuality play into these rituals is...

Exploring Purity And Sexuality In Muslim Communities

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 02.14.2015 | Religion

As part of HuffPost Live's Deep Dive series on sex and religion, host Nancy Reed spoke with Muslim leaders and authors to unpack some of the myths abo...

A Peek Into The Mormon Bedroom: Dealing With Sex And Religion

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 02.17.2015 | Religion

Devoted Mormons adhere to strict teachings that inform choices about everything from one's diet to humanitarian service. And as with most religions, t...

Religious Leaders Take A Stand On Supreme Court's Contraception Cases

Posted 03.19.2014 | Religion

On Tuesday, Christian, Jewish, Unitarian Universalist, and Muslim leaders released a joint statement in support of universal access to contraception, ...

Rediscovering My Sensuality

Monique Ruffin | Posted 07.04.2012 | Women
Monique Ruffin

The reality is that if we aren't educating ourselves and making our own decisions, someone else is going to do it for us.

Talking To Teenagers About Sex, Drugs, Alcohol -- And Faith

Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie

You must deal with the crises of our day, and, at the same time, deal with difficult matters in your personal lives -- especially the issues of sex, alcohol and drug.

Sexuality and Religion 2020: A New Vision

Rev. Debra Haffner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rev. Debra Haffner

For too long, the only influential religious leaders where sexuality is concerned have been theologically and politically conservative