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THE CONUNDRUM OF RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM

Fundamentalism is defined as marked strict adherence to certain specific scriptures, dogmas, or ideologies, and a strong sense of the importance of maintaining in-group and out-group distinctions, which can lead to an emphasis on purity and a rejection of diversity of opinion as applied to these established “fundamentals” and their accepted interpretation within the group. 877 more words

India

How Should We Respond to Those who Teach Harmful Beliefs?--With Love!

This is the last post in the series on 6 Religious Beliefs that Cause Tremendous Harm. These are misguided beliefs that take us away from the Good News of Jesus to a life burdened with fear, condemnation, and religious baggage that prevent us from sharing the love of the Father to those who need to hear the Good News. 1,195 more words

Love

Checklist

1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. 1,143 more words

Fundamentalism

I have a bee in my bonnet. It’s this whole Islamaphobia thing. Politicians get up in Parliament and call for the burqa to be banned in Australia. 691 more words

Living a Holy Life

Here’s where we get a little controversial.

Conventional Evangelical Christianity says that you can get born again and no change is needed in your life. 1,161 more words

Fundamentalism

Mykhailo Cherenkov - 'Orthodox Terrorism'


Building of Donetsk Christian University,
occupied now by pro-Russian terrorists

Long before Russia’s annexation of Crimea and unproclaimed war in the Donbass, Ukraine had become a religious battleground. 717 more words

Politics