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28Jun, 2016

Religious Service Attendance and the Gender Gap

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There is a gender gap in the attendance of religious services. Women's attendance is on the decline.

There is a gender gap in the attendance of religious services. Women’s attendance is on the decline.
In May, the Vatican made a splash in the news when the Pope agreed to explore the idea of ordaining women as deacons in the church. A few days after the annou…

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23Jun, 2016

What Do You Know About Ramadan?

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Ramadan Kareem: Arabic Lanterns are hung to celebrate the Muslim holy month

Ramadan Kareem: Arabic Lanterns are hung to celebrate the Muslim holy month
When most people thing of Ramadan, the first thing that comes to mind is fasting. While it’s true that Muslims abstain from food and drink during this spiritual month, there’s much more…

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21Jun, 2016

African-American Music Appreciation Month

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African-American Music Month is celebrated in June

African-American Music Month is celebrated in June
When you think of Nashville, Elvis, Dolly Parton, and country music come to mind. There’s no denying that Nashville is a mecca of music history, but you may not realize that one important influence to every genre…

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16Jun, 2016

College Religious Studies of Atheism and Secularism

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Atheism and secularism market research question
We’ve reported that about 23 percent of the population claims no religious affiliation. Many of these individuals are millennials, who are more likely to identify as atheist or agnostic than their older counterparts…

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09Jun, 2016

Mental Health Month: Dealing With Depression and Anxiety

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Mental Health Month

Mental Health Month
May is Mental Health Month. It’s actually just one of the many initiatives designed to promote awareness of mental health problems in the United States. According to the National Alliance on Mental Health, one in five Americans lives with a me…

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07Jun, 2016

Accommodating Muslims at Work

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Muslims

Muslims
Faith is important to many Americans. Sometimes, it feels as if Christians get all the accommodations made and other religions just have to get in line. When you consider how many Muslims have had problems recently at their jobs, it might be true. Fortunate…

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31May, 2016

Celebrating Mother’s Day When It’s Difficult

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world, although on different dates. Most Americans are familiar with the history of the day. Anna Jarvis held a memorial for her mother in 1908, then went on to begin a campaign to set aside a day to honor all mothers. Howeve…

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