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6 Decades Of Billy Graham Audio Files Now Online

AP | Posted 01.02.2012 | Religion

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Six decades' worth of recordings from America's most famous evangelist are now available in a searchable online database. The file...

'Jesus-Ween': Christian Group Pushing Godly Alternative To Halloween

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 12.10.2011 | Religion

It's got costumes, it's got candy, but for some, what Halloween appears to be lacking is Christianity. To combat this apparent imbalance, one Chris...

C. Peter Wagner: Dominion Theology And Postmillennialism On NPR

Julie Ingersoll | Posted 12.07.2011 | Religion
Julie Ingersoll

For Reconstructionists, Postmillennialism and dominion theology are inextricably linked, but Pentecostals blended dominion theology with their Premillennialism.

Is God's Justice Different Than Ours?

John Shore | Posted 08.08.2011 | Religion
John Shore

If it's true that by justice God means something diametrically opposed to our understanding of that word, what, then, are we to make of Jesus when he talks about love?

Give 'Em Hell

John Shore | Posted 07.27.2011 | Religion
John Shore

Without hell, there'd be nothing to save anyone from. Without hell, the sole recommendation of Christianity would be the love of God proved through the atoning sacrifice of Christ on the cross.

Is Hell Real?

John Shore | Posted 07.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

I think keeping the afterlife a complete mystery is God's way of telling us to pay maximum attention to the life we have on this side of the door.

What Francis Chan (And His Ilk) Get So Terribly Wrong About Hell (VIDEO)

John Shore | Posted 07.23.2011 | Religion
John Shore

While in every last way pretending to be about practicing love, it's really about instilling fear. What Chan is really saying here is, "Be afraid. Being wrong about hell has terrible, terrible consequences."

No Heaven For You!

John Shore | Posted 07.18.2011 | Religion
John Shore

Die a Christian? Up to heaven! Die a non-Christian? Try to make sure that before it closes shut someone tosses a bag of marshmallows into your coffin. That's the Christianity that has got to go.

How Evangelists Invented 'Dravidian Christianity'

Rajiv Malhotra | Posted 05.29.2011 | Religion
Rajiv Malhotra

In south India, a new identity is being constructed. It is an opportunistic combination of two myths: the "Dravidian race" myth and that early Christianity shaped the major Hindu classics.

Bus Stop Evangelist Taken To Court

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Matt Miller Religion News Service HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Should a street preacher be banned from approaching students at a bus stop? Dauphin County, ...

Southern Baptists Want More Baptisms!

Religion News Service | Adelle M. Banks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service (RNS) Southern Baptist leaders, grappling with several years of declining baptisms, unveiled a proposal Mond...

TBN Harassment Lawsuit Settlemed: Christian TV Network, Gay Former Employee Reach Deal

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

SANTA ANA, Calif. — A gay former engineer at the Christian broadcast giant Trinity Broadcasting Network has settled a civil lawsuit that alleged...

Ten Ways Christians Tend to Fail at Being Christian

John Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

Speaking as someone who, well, had the conversion experience 14 years ago that I recounted in my last post, we Christians too often fail in these ten ways.

Religion Study: Most Young Adults Shun Religious Denominations, But Believe In Afterlife

LA Times | Mitchell Landsberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Is faith losing its grip on the young? That would be one way to read a new report by the respected Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life, which fou...

Sarah Palin And Billy Graham Visit, Eat Dinner Together At Evangelist's Home

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MONTREAT, N.C. — Sarah Palin on Sunday dined and prayed with the Rev. Billy Graham, who has counseled presidents and other politicians for decad...