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!
David Masci, a senior writer and editor at Pew, said he wasn't “terribly surprised” that people with higher levels of religious commitment, as well as those belonging to more theologically conservative traditions, tended to be more wary about the ... (Aug 27, 2016, The Columbian)
Submit Religion in the Area information for special events in the life of your church to Religion desk, Skagit Publishing, P.O. Box 578, Mount Vernon, WA 98273. Email: [email protected] Items run on Saturday and must be received by noon ... (Aug 27, 2016, goskagit.com)
A recent report into the place of religion in public life presented a gloomy picture of the relationship between media and religion. Whilst media misrepresentations usually concern Muslims, the most vocal complainers are Christians. Abby Day argues the ... (Aug 27, 2016, European Politics and Policy (blog))
The internet and web together are two of mankind's greatest inventions. Not only do they put an infinite amount of information at people's fingertips, but they connect the globe too. We may take it for granted, but being able to video chat with someone ... (Aug 26, 2016, BetaNews)
The Rev. Geoffrey Hoare has been called to be the interim rector of the Church of the Epiphany at 1317 G St. NW in the District. He comes from his position as rector of All Saints' Episcopal Church in Atlanta. He is a native of England who came to the ... (Aug 26, 2016, Washington Post)
Religious “nones,” a category that includes atheists, agnostics and those with no affiliation to organized religion, now make up roughly a quarter of the American ... (Aug 26, 2016, Huffington Post)
"We're trying to talk about the books the way that people talk about religious texts in religious settings," Zoltan explained in an interview with The Huffington Post. "The way that you talk about the Bible in church, the way that you talk about the ... (Aug 26, 2016, Refinery29)
Never before in U.S. history have so many Americans chosen to be unaffiliated with any particular religious group. As you will see below, the percentage of "nones" in this country has absolutely skyrocketed over the past decade. But not all faiths are ... (Aug 26, 2016, Charisma News)
(RNS) Religious liberty has often been a thorn in the side of progressives, especially when it's used by conservatives to defend everything from Christians-only clubs on campus to merchants who won't serve gays. But progressives are now leveraging the ... (Aug 26, 2016, Religion News Service)
We also hear from a man who is intimately familiar with the role of religion in Mrs. Clinton's life: Burns Strider, Mrs. Clinton's religious adviser during her first presidential campaign and a friend with whom she has prayed for years. Her family's ... (Aug 26, 2016, New York Times)
In seeking the evangelical vote, Donald Trump has been shunned by many a pastor put off by his behavior and values. He has gotten support, though, among some evangelical adherents of the Prosperity Gospel, who believe that faith can bring material ... (Aug 26, 2016, PRI)
Once again, the judiciary has stood up for women. The Bombay High Court judgment upholding the right of women devotees to go right up to the sanctum sanctorum of the city's popular Haji Ali Dargah is a valuable enunciation of fundamental rights of ... (Aug 26, 2016, Firstpost)
Sister Paula Merrill was found stabbed to death on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016 along with another Catholic nun, Sister Margaret Held, at their home in central Mississippi. Police are investigating the case as a robbery that escalated into murder. Courtesy ... (Aug 26, 2016, Religion News Service)