From the School of Life channel- Thomas Aquinas deserves to be remembered for reconciling faith with reason, thereby saving Western civilisation from turning its back on science and Greek and Roman […]
Since the Islamic State’s rise in Iraq and Syria we have continued to see the destruction or churches, shrines, mosques and historical sites. There are multiple articles online documenting some […]
http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2015/july-august/does-saying-islamic-creed-deny-our-christian-faith.html How far should a Christian go to save their lives, is reciting the shahada another form of denying Christ?
Reviewing my notes for Jainism, I had stumbled upon a peculiar idea. Jainism refrains from violence in any form through harsh asceticism, and even goes to the extreme with sallekhana […]
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2015/09/23/the-dalai-lama-thinks-a-female-dalai-lama-would-have-to-be-very-very-attractive/ Is the Dalai Lama’s statement that a female Dalai Lama would have to be ‘very, very attractive’ sexist, a joke, some form of social commentary, or something else entirely?
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/1857608/rise-bhikkhunis-how-thailands-rebel-female-buddhist-monks Should the Supreme Sanghia Court give equal standing between Bhikkunis and Male monks because of how well they conduct themselves or because of modern times or continue to follow […]
This is the link to the Sita sings the Blues Movie. I highly recommend watching it in google chrome’s browser; you can download the ad block extension and watch it without […]
I felt nervous when I first called the Synagogue, but the person assisting me over the phone had a very friendly voice that helped ease the uncertainty that I was […]
The ‘haka,’ a Maori war dance performed by the All Blacks at the beginning of games, is a meaningful, respectful nod to New Zealand’s history. http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2015/09/rugby-world-cup-all-blacks-haka/406897/ Why is this ritual […]
This article really caught my attention, after watching the movie on Wounded Knee I realized that there was a reoccurring theme for both events. In this news article two Native […]