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May 21, 2020
In the COVID lockdown, should churches perform baptisms, and how?
THE QUESTION: With lockdowns in place, should U.S. churches do baptisms, and how? THE RELIGION...
May 07, 2020
Awkwardly timed issue: Should hard-pressed churches want to be tax exempt?
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April 24, 2020
“Is the Worst of the Sexual Revolution Over?”
THE QUESTION: “Is the Worst of the Sexual Revolution Over?” THE RELIGION GUY’S ANSWER: The...
April 10, 2020
Covid-19 quandary: Where Is God When It Hurts?
THE QUESTION FROM VINCE AND OTHERS: How can people believe God is both loving and...
March 28, 2020
Is Socialism Christian? Is Capitalism Christian?
THE QUESTION: Is Socialism Christian? Is Capitalism Christian? THE RELIGION GUY’S ANSWER: The Covid-19 crisis...
March 13, 2020
What’s happening to the religious makeup of the world?
THE QUESTION: What are the long-term trends for the world’s religions? What’s the situation in...
February 27, 2020
How bad could U.S. Protestants’ money woes become?
THE QUESTION: Are U.S. Protestant congregations facing a dangerous plunge in income? THE GUY’S ANSWER:...
February 14, 2020
Is Europe Christian?
THE QUESTION: Is Europe Christian? THE RELIGION GUY’S ANSWER: The intriguing question above is the...
January 31, 2020
Can U.S. students pray in school?
THE QUESTION: Can students pray in U.S. public schools? THE RELIGION GUY’S ANSWER: The Trump...
January 17, 2020
Why is the large United Methodist Church splitting up?
THE QUESTION: Why is the large United Methodist Church preparing to split in May? THE...
January 07, 2020
What is Judaism?
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December 17, 2019
What were the sources for the Bible’s accounts of Jesus’ birth?
THE QUESTION: What were the sources for the Bible's accounts of Jesus' birth? THE RELIGION...
December 06, 2019
Bible trivia time: What is a cubit? A shekel? An ephah?
THE QUESTION: Bible trivia: How long is a cubit? What does a shekel weigh? How...
November 25, 2019
The New Testament texts were handed down across centuries, so are they reliable?
THE QUESTION: Can we rely upon New Testament texts that were copied and recopied over...
November 08, 2019
Should Catholicism allow married priests? Women deacons?
THE QUESTIONS: Reviving big Catholic issues: Should priests be married? Should women be deacons? THE...
October 25, 2019
Democrats’ surprise 2020 issue: Should religious groups that oppose same-sex marriage lose tax exemption?
THE QUESTION: Should U.S. religious groups that oppose same-sex marriage lose tax exemption? THE RELIGION GUY’S...
October 11, 2019
What should college grads, and high school grads, know about religion?
THE QUESTION: What should U.S. college graduates, and high school graduates, know about religion? THE...
September 27, 2019
Campaign 2020 raises this one: What does Christianity teach about cussing:?
THE QUESTION: A four-letter topic raised by campaign 2020: What does Christianity teach about cussing?...
September 13, 2019
What is the future of religion? Does it even have a future?
THE QUESTION: This cosmic theme is raised by a British Broadcasting Corporation article under the...
August 30, 2019
What is “fundamentalism”?
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August 16, 2019
Is it OK to pray for President Trump’s defeat?
BRAD ASKS: I think Trump is a bad president. Is it right of...
August 02, 2019
What is “purity culture”?
THE QUESTION: What is “purity culture,” and why is it in the news? THE RELIGION...
July 22, 2019
#MeToo 3,000 years ago: Should King David or Bathsheba get the blame?
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July 04, 2019
Was Christian Communion celebrated during the moon landing 50 years ago?
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June 21, 2019
Is the Crown of Thorns rescued from the Notre Dame Cathedral fire authentic?
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May 31, 2019
What do U.S. religious groups teach about abortion?
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May 16, 2019
Should Protestants have women pastors?
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May 03, 2019
What religions oppose vaccination, and why?
THE QUESTION: In light of the recent measles outbreak spreading from certain enclaves of U.S....
April 19, 2019
Does Islam require stoning to death for adultery and gay sex, and amputation for larceny?
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April 05, 2019
Regarding Israel and the End Times, what is Dispensationalism? What is the rapture?
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