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A tablet depicting a mythical battle between the Sumerian deities Anzû (left), a half man-half bird divine monster, and Ninurta (right), the god of hunting and war. Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons
Zuism, a new religion, steadily gains more followers in Iceland

The new religious organization of Zuism has been gaining attention recently in Iceland. However, Zuism is not like many ...

A chart from 2008 of religion in America, published by the Pew Research Center. Photo Courtesy Wikimedia Commons
New poll from the Pew Research Center shows a decrease in religiosity

A recently released poll by the Pew Research Center has indicated that trends of religiosity are on the decline in the U...

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Sociology professor to study science/religion divide at Oxford

In a month-long program at Oxford University this summer, 25 faculty members from the Council for Christian Colleges and...

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Dr. John Inazu Delivers Lectures On Religious Liberty for Pruis Rule of Law

Dr. John Inazu delivered the fifth annual Pruis Rule of Law Lecture last Friday in the Meeter Center Lecture Hall .  Hi...

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Pope’s declaration on evolution actually not a doctrinal shift

There has long been a debate among Christians surrounding the idea of evolution, the Big Bang and the origins of life in...

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Religion and campus ministries differ in purpose

While both campus ministries and the religion department center around the teaching of God’s word, the two largely dif...

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Calvin denomination demographics shift away from CRC

The Day 10 report, which provides data on Calvin’s fall enrollment, revealed a shift in the denominational makeup of t...

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Americans rethink religion in politics

A new study from the Pew Research Center reveals that Americans believe that religion is losing its influence on politic...

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Festival of Faith and Writing returns to Calvin

What’s so great about three days straight of people sitting around and talking about books? So many things, dear reade...

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Opinion: Freedom in Christ requires sacrifice

Do you love America? Do you love God? Which do you love more? From the news I watch, the politics I follow and the ideol...