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Religion around the world studied by international programme

The International Social Survey Programme is an ongoing cross-national collaboration that surveys areas of interest in the social sciences. One set of data of particular interest to religion researchers is... read more >

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A look at the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) 2010

In an effort to provide a comprehensive profile of the country's major denominations, the Faith Communities Today consortium has surveyed thousands of congregations about their faith and their social, economic... read more >

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The life and faith of the Rev. Billy Graham

The Rev. Billy Graham led more than 400 evangelical revivals in over 185 countries and counseled a dozen U.S. presidents. He has an unsullied reputation for high personal and organizational... read more >

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Women in the church: a muslim woman sets the record straight

Kent State Assistant Professor Nawal H. Ammar was born and raised in Egypt. During the 1979 Iranian revolution, she was a college student in England, where fellow classmates and teachers... read more >

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Resource: Orthodox Reality in America

Overall, just .34 percent of the U.S. population are members of one or another Orthodox Christian Church. The largest concentration is in Alaska, where Orthodox Christians make up 1.93 percent... read more >

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Hartford Institute Studies The Eastern Orthodox Church in America

Attendance at Eastern Orthodox parishes in the United States has grown faster than at evangelical Protestant congregations, but the financial health of Orthodox parishes is worse than that of either... read more >

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Why the U.S. Orthodox Church Continues To Grow

While most churches struggle with membership and aging populations, the Orthodox Christian church in America has grown, and in some areas of the country, has burgeoned. Certain groups have increased... read more >

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The State of Christianity in Pakistan

Most Pakistani Christians trace their roots to 19th-century British and American missionaries, but Christian communities in the Indian subcontinent sprang from many sources, including one branch that claims origination in... read more >

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The work and life of Pope Benedict XVI

A theologian and scholar by training, former Pope Benedict XVI has long been a writer of best-sellers, speeches and homilies that may turn out to be as important to interpreting... read more >

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Cults, the Unification Church and Sun Myung Moon

The Sept. 3, 2012, death of the Rev. Sun Myung Moon, leader of the international Unification Church based in South Korea, reinvigorated interest in the man and the movement. To... read more >

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$2 Miilion for Community Foundation of Southern Indiana

The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana has received a grant of $2 million as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s...

Answering A Call For Help

Anyone who belongs to a large, extended family network that includes people living in poverty knows about that phone...

Children Worship Bibliography

The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship has compiled an extensive selected bibliography of books about children and...

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