The Bible is one of the two or three oldest books in the world, but unlike most of the ancient books, it is found not only in great libraries, but in almost every home of the civilized world; and it is not only studied by learned scholars, but read by the common people; and its many stories grasp and hold the attention of little children.
Here we present two public domain books of bible stories: The Wonder Book of Bible Stories, edited and arranged by Logan Marshall, and Bible Stories and Religious Classics, by Phillip P. Wells. We will add more bible stories to this site in the future!
A policeman secures a position in front of the city hall after two assailants had taken five people hostage in the church at Saint-Etienne-du -Rouvray near Rouen in Normandy, France, July 26, 2016. Two attackers killed a priest with a blade and ... (Jul 26, 2016, Religion News Service)
Teaching time for Religion classes in schools may be significantly reduced if new proposals before Government are accepted. The State advisory board is considering reviewing proposals on the curriculum. Currently, most State schools spend around two ... (Jul 26, 2016, BreakingNews.ie)
They topped the pool in the 2011 Census with 25.3 per cent. Anglicans followed with 17.1 per cent, the Uniting Church 5 per cent, Eastern Orthodox 2.6 per cent and Islam at just 2.2 per cent. Consistently, despite being buried at the end, “No Religion ... (Jul 26, 2016, Courier Mail)
It was the death of a Muslim friend from breast cancer (among other reasons) that motivated her to focus on the impact of culture and religion on breast cancer prevention among Muslim women. This will be Duquesne University School of Nursing's first ... (Jul 25, 2016, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 21: Muslim men pray after a speach by the Islamic Khalifa of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community Mirza Masroor Ahmad at Baitul Futuh Mosque in Morden on September 21, 2012 in London, England. More than 5,000 ... (Jul 25, 2016, Daily Caller)
Religion Important Element of Festival 2016 - Jamaica Information ... (Jul 25, 2016, Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service)
This week, in the season three double-episode premiere, it's religion and grief. As the Calloways deal with the aftereffects of Uncle Julius's death — including working through various stages of the Kübler-Ross model — another picture begins to ... (Jul 25, 2016, The Undefeated)
One of the left's favorite refrains is falsely caricaturing Republican candidates as “racist” and “xenophobic,” throwing out “dog whistles” to fuel racial sentiments. In a deep twist of irony, the only evidence we have of such efforts to stoke ... (Jul 25, 2016, Daily Caller)
Wikileaks released a series of internal Democratic National Committee emails over the last few days, some of which suggested that the party leadership was tipping the scales in Clinton's favor. One of the most damning of these exchanges included a ... (Jul 25, 2016, Mediaite)
This piece basically focuses on the religion of Christianity. On one hand, the grail knights in "Parsifal" inhabit a realm of charity, empathy and sympathy, and they come to the aid of the needy. Then there's the other side: a crucified God, blood ... (Jul 25, 2016, Deutsche Welle)
The Census question about a person's religion has always been optional, but most Australians choose to mark a box. It was historically assumed that most Australians had a Christian religion of one denomination or another. The Census question itself ... (Jul 24, 2016, dailytelegraph.com.au)
It's not that far-fetched to say that France is a main target by Daesh because of their stance on religion and their socio-economic problems among their Muslim population. Their policies in the recent years have made an impression around the world ... (Jul 24, 2016, gulfnews.com)
Many religious traditions, and in particular, monotheistic Abrahamic (Judaism, Christianity, Islam) religions view the Supreme Being as without origin, for this deity was never born and will never die. This Being, perceived as male, is viewed as ... (Jul 24, 2016, LGBTQ Nation)