Getting Religion Discussions (26)

← Back to Getting Religion
Discussions Replies Latest Activity

14 years in the life of a Maya priest

discovery.com   This is interesting, as a religion that had no contact with evolving religions in the Middle East, Europe, or far east.  In…

Started by Daniel W

3 Apr 18, 2010
Reply by Jo Jerome

The World's oldest continuous government, a religious monarchy

From University of Wyoming   This refers, of course, to the Roman Catholic Church.  As the article notes, the Church has survived wars, inv…

Started by Daniel W

5 Apr 18, 2010
Reply by Jo Jerome

An Atheist with Gandhi

I stumbled upon this while perusing the Positive Atheism Site. An Atheist With Gandhi Shri Goparaju Ramachandra Rao (hereafter, for brevity…

Started by JayBarti

1 Apr 15, 2010
Reply by Daniel W

New Book: "First English Bible Fueled First Fundamentalists"

livescience.com   "The translation of the Bible into English marked the birth of religious fundamentalism in medieval times, as well as the…

Started by Daniel W

7 Mar 9, 2010
Reply by Daniel W

Zoroastrianism

Zoroastrianism is considered the forerunner of monotheistic religion.  The religion began in what is now Iran.  The number of Zoroastria…

Started by Daniel W

1 Mar 8, 2010
Reply by Jo Jerome

A new religion every month.

John Hummel interviewed at 52 centers of worship, in his weblog "52 weeks, 52 religions".   I can't do that, but in interest of keeping the…

Started by Daniel W

1 Mar 8, 2010
Reply by D.O.S

Ten Cool Creation Myths

also from Livescience.com  The story briefly (very briefly) discusses 10 creation myths from Europe, Middle East, Egypt, India, China, and…

Started by Daniel W

5 Mar 1, 2010
Reply by Daniel W

Did humans have religion before they had cities, agriculture, or ipods?

Göbekli Tepe is dated at 11,500 years old (Take that, creationists!) .  Apparently, the temple complex predates domestication of grains and…

Started by Daniel W

0 Feb 21, 2010

The BIG RELIGION CHART

http://www.religionfacts.com/big_religion_chart.htm

Started by Edward Teach

2 Feb 20, 2010
Reply by Edward Teach

On 52 weeks 52 religions

I ran across an interesting podcast series and thought it was appropriate for this discussion. 52 weeks 52 religions by podcaster John Humm…

Started by Daniel W

8 Feb 19, 2010
Reply by Daniel W

RSS

Support Atheist Nexus

Supporting Membership

Nexus on Social Media:

© 2016   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service