There is nothing inherently Christian about the so-called traditional arrangement of the nuclear family.
There are over eight million Jehovah's Witnesses in 240 countries worldwide. They have no political affiliations and they renounce violence. However, they have been easy targets for many governments.
Women are constantly implicitly blamed, both in the Bible and in contemporary culture, for their rape.
Here's what DNA analysis of relics purported to be from Jesus or his family can actually tell us.
The nativity offers an enticing opportunity to discover how words and interpretations have shaped the story and our understanding of it.
No other nation has conjoined business success and piety quite like America has. Is Donald Trump's election a strange perversion of this tradition?
Want to know why Hillary isn't president? Just turn to the Bible.
Humans have invented many technologies to survive better – spears, pots, calculators, even language. With language, however, the raw material used to fashion the technology is the human body itself.
A lot of people thought America's religious right was losing its mojo – but it's still got the wherewithal to build a $172m ark.
We need to change our outlook if we are going to improve international relations.
How do you bring someone back from the dead?
Has it really always been an absolute no no?
Judas has had a 2,000-year raw deal. Here's why it's time for a rethink.
Lent is inextricably linked to Jesus's 40 days in the wilderness, right? In fact, it's not that simple.
There are, after all, two very different candidates...
What difference would it make to human life if a celestial event were unequivocally linked to the very night of Jesus’ birth?
If the biblical flood occurred just a few thousand years ago, that doesn't leave enough time for the geologic history we see in rocks and fossils.
Bowie and the Bible have long been tied together in the work of director Ivo van Hove.
Why does an atheist literary scholar need to know about the Bible? It's a text with innumerable interpretative possibilities that allows readers to connect 'the apparently unconnectable'.
What do several early myths have in common? They suggest women must be ruled by men because they are disobedient and curious.