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15Feb, 2018

Did the Adam and Eve Story Have Pagan Roots?

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Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden.

Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden.
If you were raised in a Christian family, you probably heard about the Adam and Eve story in Sunday school or during church sermons. Perhaps these lessons warned about the perils of disobedience, explained original sin or unfortu…

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08Feb, 2018

Modern Witches Deal With Common Stereotypes

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Some modern witches embrace the stereotypical imagery and repurpose it to their benefit.

Some modern witches embrace the stereotypical imagery and repurpose it to their benefit.
While there are no hard facts about the exact number of Wiccans in the United States, Religious Tolerance estimates that there could be up to three million. Some consider thems…

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25Jan, 2018

Ancient Pagan Beliefs That Ended Up in the Bible

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Ideas from ancient civilizations in the region impacted the chapters and verses we read in modern translations of the Bible.

Ideas from ancient civilizations in the region impacted the chapters and verses we read in modern translations of the Bible.
If you’ve read any portion of the Old Testament, you might quickly get the impression that ancient Israelite beliefs were endemic to their…

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23Jan, 2018

Simple Facts Surrounding Sikhism

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Sikhism is a religion that has been around since the 15th century BCE,

Sikhism is a religion that has been around since the 15th century BCE,
Sikhism is a religion that has been around for several thousands of years. Since the 15th century BCE, it has been a predominant religious force in India. While there are not as many followers a…

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