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!
Whatever happened to the First Amendment's freedom of religion? The front-runners in the Republican presidential race, and even local Guam senators, have called for banning the entry of refugees based upon religion, creating databases based upon ... (Nov 28, 2015, Pacific Daily News)
The Rev. George White, retired senior pastor at St. John's United Methodist Church, Davenport, will host a book-signing event for his new work, "Grubbing Hoes, Bibles and Gavels: Life-lessons from Southern Illinois Pioneer Braxton Parish." The book is ... (Nov 28, 2015, Quad City Times)
When Donald Trump questioned Ben Carson's religion, it gave Seventh-day ... (Nov 28, 2015, LancasterOnline)
Donald Trump, as many people on the left and even some on the right agree, is undoubtedly and intentionally making controversial remarks on cultural, racial and religious issues. But what's emerged as the more complicated question is whether Trump's ... (Nov 28, 2015, NBCNews.com)
Persecuted for their unorthodox religious beliefs, they had forsaken the comfort and safety of civilization in the Old World with the hope of building a better world in the New. When they arrived off the Massachusetts coast, in the winter of 1620, the ... (Nov 28, 2015, Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel)
Starting with paying rich tribute to Dalit leader and chairman of the Constituent Assembly Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar to speaking on religion and role of the state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday in his address to the Lok Sabha said India first was ... (Nov 27, 2015, Firstpost)
ASHEVILLE - A professional South Carolina-based cellist claims she was terminated from her longtime job with the Asheville Symphony months after she was baptized as a Seventh-Day Adventist. In a civil rights complaint filed in U.S. District Court for ... (Nov 27, 2015, Asheville Citizen-Times)
Should all the religions/denominations be given equal time in the curriculum or should stress be laid on one religion/denomination and other religions/denominations just briefly introduced? What about students with no faith? Is it necessary to be ... (Nov 27, 2015, Reno Gazette Journal)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said 'India first' is the only religion and Constitution the only 'holy book' for his government which is committed to working for all sections and religions, a statement that comes in the midst of a raging debate ... (Nov 27, 2015, The Hindu)
owned by nonprofit entities are known as “noncommercial educational” stations, or NCE stations. Because of First Amendment considerations, the FCC does not speak at all to the religious or public-worship aspects of the NCE status of a radio-station ... (Nov 27, 2015, Columbus Dispatch)
Vajpeyi, who was among the writers who returned their awards, accused RSS of “distorting” the definition of Hindu religion and insisted that the government should do its job of protecting interests of people. “We had no option but to dramatise (protest ... (Nov 27, 2015, The Indian Express)
Millennia later, religions are still with us and define our national and communal identities. Personal views that there is no God (and thus no religion), that religious belief is not important and that spirituality is greater than being religious, are ... (Nov 27, 2015, Jakarta Post)
A vicious fight that left a Gold Coast schoolie in an induced coma began with an argument over religion, a court has heard. An 18-year-old man was taken to hospital in the early hours of Friday morning after being king-hit twice and then spat on during ... (Nov 26, 2015, Sky News Australia)