Religion & Theology

  • According to the old adage, religion and politics are two things which must never be discussed in polite society. Many Americans seem to be taking the first part of this adage to heart as the little white country church, the Bible, and prayer are...

  • "God is dead."

    Nietzsche's famous words came from the mouth of the "Madman" in The Gay Science. He obviously did not mean that men and women had...

  • Sharia—the "way" or "path"—denotes a set of moral and legal rules for Muslims to follow. The foundation for Sharia law is provided by the Koran and the Hadith, scholarly consensus developed in Islamic jurisprudence,...

  • Over the last few decades, Americans and Western Europeans have had increasing interaction with followers of Islam both domestically and internationally. As a result of these interactions, much has been seen and...

  • Religion can be defined as a reverence for and devotion to something greater than the self; it is a system of belief that supersedes all else; and it is a belief in the sacred. Modern environmentalism, influenced by...