Archives for January 23, 2013

What Counts as “Religion” and Why Does It Matter?

What Counts as “Religion” and Why Does It Matter?We all think we know what “religion” is, but every now and then a situation occurs that demonstrates the concept is not as clear and distinct as we think and that attempting to make it more clear and distinct is important. Let me share the most recent example.According to Associated Press reports, the U.S. Marine Corps is now experimenting with something called “Mindfulness-Based Mind Fitness Training” to help fighting men and women handle … [Read more...]