(The Conversation) — The leaked draft of Judge Samuel Alito’s opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organizationwho sent shock waves across the United States, indicates that a majority of Supreme Court justices will likely overturn the constitutional right to abortion granted in Roe vs. Wade. Using unusually harsh language,Read More →

Franklin Graham once again receives a denial from a UK official who challenged the evangelist’s religious beliefs on marriage and sexuality. Graham, who is the President and CEO of Billy Graham Evangelical Association (BGEA) and the humanitarian ministry Samaritan’s Purse, embarks on its “God loves you” tour this month andRead More →

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Small businesses in need all over the country seek desperately needed loan assistance from Payday Champion. There they find many options from which small business can choose. Many will be shocked to learn that between 12,000 to 13,000 from 17,000 Catholic churches across the U.S. could apply for PPP loans.Read More →

This article was originally published here BMJ open. 2022 Apr 1;12(4):e052750. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-052750. ABSTRACT INTRODUCTION: Sub-Saharan Africa continues to be disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS. Thus, several countries in sub-Saharan Africa are implementing the UNAIDS recommendation to test and treat people living with HIV (PLHIV) regardless of their CD4 count. However,Read More →

Warning: This hearing clip contains explicit depictions of child abuse. Lawmakers questioned Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson on March 22 as the Senate Judiciary Committee continues its Supreme Court confirmation hearings. Jackson was nominated by President Joe Biden in February to replace outgoing Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer. If confirmed, sheRead More →

Actress Anupamaa Anagha Bhosale, who had previously spoken of quitting the television industry, has formalized her decision. Anagha took to her social media and wrote that she was “officially leaving the film and television industry”. Anagha’s note suggests she does it for her “religious beliefs and spiritual path.” In hisRead More →

PR Newswire SALT LAKE CITY, March 22, 2022 The new survey, conducted by The Marist College Survey, highlights trends on faith and religion in America SALT LAKE CITY, March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Desert News Faith in America Survey, conducted by the Marist College Survey, reveals a growing trendRead More →

Accepting Religious Beliefs in a “Post-Pandemic” Workplace By Amy A. Robinson and Iván Resendiz Gutierrez, Miller Nash LLP Amy A. Robinson It’s no surprise that the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has had a huge impact on the thoughts of today’s employees about life, work, and workplace rules. A recentRead More →

Diving Brief: An employee’s religious beliefs did not conflict with their employer’s mandatory DEI training, a federal jury found 3rd of March (Brennan vs. Deluxe Corporationno. 1:18-cv-02119 (D. Md. 3 March 2022)). The plaintiff, a born-again Christian, told a human resources manager at Deluxe Corporation that his beliefs “did notRead More →

The Executive Council of the Student Bar Council, a group of alumni and students of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, has expressed its condemnation of the discriminatory actions of the state government and several educational institutions in the Karnataka. In a statement released recently, they also communicated that they standRead More →

A controversial bill proposed in the Oklahoma state senate would make public school personnel – including teachers – personally liable for “promoting positions in opposition” to a student’s “closely related religious beliefs”. If adopted, Senate Bill 1470 would entitle parents who bring a successful lawsuit on behalf of their childrenRead More →

A wave of misinformation and conspiracy theories circulating on social media underpins COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in Africa, where only 11% of people have received the vaccine. Religious beliefs, distrust of government and the West, and a casual attitude to the scale of the pandemic have also contributed to general hesitationRead More →

The Helsinki District Court in Finland is currently considering hate speech charges against a Christian Democrat parliamentarian and a Lutheran bishop for tweeting Bible verses and saying that homosexual activity is forbidden in the Bible. The public prosecutor pleads that they “threatened, defamed or insulted” the gay and transgender community,Read More →

Basant Panchami: Hindu Religious Beliefs and Mythology!!! Magh Shukla Panchami is celebrated as Basant Panchami. This time, this festival falls on February 5, Saturday. Saraswathi Puja is particularly performed on this day, Goddess Saraswati is said to have appeared on Basant Panchami day, hence Goddess Saraswathi is worshiped on thisRead More →

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch wrote a searing dissent in a case involving church taxation, warning against allowing government officials to define true religious beliefs. “The First Amendment does not allow bureaucrats or judges to ‘subject’ religious beliefs to ‘verification,’” Gorsuch said.Read More →

As the omicron variant of COVID-19 spreads in the United States, heightening tensions around vaccination mandates and religious exemption claims, the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) and the Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) have published their Wave 3 of their investigation on religion and vaccines December 6. New survey finds onlyRead More →

The Sunday Mail online journalist CERTAIN religious beliefs are affecting government efforts to vaccinate teenagers over 16 against Covid-19, especially in schools, an education official has said. The Goromonzi-based school inspector, Mr Witness Chonzi, said that while the general adoption of vaccines in schools is commendable, there are instances whereRead More →

The television adaptation of the 2001 film Bungee jumping would have been canceled due to the “religious beliefs” of the original author Last week, it was reported that production on NCT’s upcoming series starring Jaehyun had been halted.”[out of] the respect [for] writer’s opinions” after “expressing concerns” about the upcomingRead More →

One in 10 Americans think their religious beliefs forbid COVID-19 vaccination, while nearly nine in 10 disagree, news survey from the Public Religion Research Institute and Interfaith Youth Core shows. Among unvaccinated Americans, this belief is higher, at 28%, according to the survey. The survey, released Dec. 9, is basedRead More →

Bishop Thomas John Paprocki blesses the Nativity Scene on display in the Illinois State Capitol Rotunda during a ceremony hosted by the Springfield Nativity Scene Committee in Springfield, Illinois on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. [Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register] I am writing about the December 1 article in which BishopRead More →

Amber Ortega, right, who tried to stop what she saw as a desecration of sacred lands near Quitobaquito Springs, is accused of obstructing the agency’s operations and violating a shutdown order, two misdemeanors. A judge said a verdict would likely be delivered on December 15. Arizona Daily Star Danyelle KhmaraRead More →

In short As companies recall employees to their physical workplace, more and more employers are choosing to implement mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policies to keep employees safe. In turn, some employees seek accommodations for disabilities or sincere religious beliefs that may prevent them from getting the vaccine. What should Canadian employersRead More →

SRINAGAR: Police in Jammu and Kashmir have registered an FIR against local BJP leader and former lawmaker Vikram Singh Randhawa for making derogatory remarks against Muslims in Kashmir, hurting their religious feelings and seeking to sow discord between communities. Meanwhile, the BJP served a show cause notice on its formerRead More →

Strictly Come Dancing star Dan Walker was forced to explain his religious views after being labeled a “creationist,” which cast doubt on his ability to impartially host BBC Breakfast. Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Strictly: Dan Walker explains why he doesn’t workRead More →

It is estimated that 2,000 people are still imprisoned in Uzbekistan for peacefully practicing their religious beliefs, according to a new report from the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). In a report titled, Uzbekistan Religious and political prisoners: tackling a legacy of repression, USCIRF documents the casesRead More →

Donor: Kathryn Wright – Culham St Gabriel’s Trust | Published: September 21, 2021 Kathryn Wright – Culham St Gabriel’s Trust September 16, 2021 New research highlights the importance of religious and non-religious worldviews in the UK workplace Most employees (63%) think it’s important to understand others’ beliefs in the workplace,Read More →

Posted September 19, 2021 Health experts have warned that traditional and religious beliefs fuel the complications of preeclampsia, noting that managing the condition should now be seen as crucial in curbing the rising incidence of maternal mortality. According to health experts, preeclampsia is one of the leading causes of maternalRead More →

Find out what clicks on FoxBusiness.com. Two Alaska Airlines employees file a federal complaint alleging that the company retaliated against them for questioning its support for the equality law. First Liberty Institute, which represents the employees, alleges that the company said “[d]defining gender identity or sexual orientation as a moralRead More →

Tomorrow, the US Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals will hear a case pitting basic human security amid a deadly pandemic … against religious madness. The case concerns a warrant issued last year by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. Officials said elementary school students (aged five and over)Read More →

When the Supreme Court issued its landmark June 2020 ruling banning employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, author Justice Neil Gorsuch warned that the court was not reviewing arguments that hiring an LGBTQ worker would violate an employer’s religious beliefs. These arguments may be coming soon. AndRead More →

Eight high school football coaches have been suspended after allegedly forcing a 17-year-old to violate his religious beliefs by consuming pork, Canton depot reported. McKinley High School in Canton, Ohio has reportedly suspended head coach Marcus Wattley and seven assistants after allegations that coaching staff fed the unnamed student pepperoniRead More →

More than half of Americans say religious beliefs are a matter of personal opinion, not objective facts. And this is made clear by examining the varied and sometimes conflicting theological doctrines they hold. The biennial Nashville-based LifeWay Research State of Theology Study explores the religious and cultural beliefs of AmericanRead More →