Theology Archive

Happy Robot Devil’s Birthday to You Too

It's that time of the year where adults get to act like kids and kids get to complain about their free candy.

3 for Thursday: 3 Takeaways from a Recent Poll on Evangelical Beliefs

A recent poll of evangelical beliefs discovers some interesting things and has some concerned about heresies.

Why an Atheist Might Not Think the Bible is All That Special

How could anyone reject the Bible? Believing in the Bible’s divinity can be pretty tough once you begin to read it like any other book.

3 for Thursday: 3 Takeaways from the Lifeway Survey of American Prayer

According to a new Lifeway survey, 48 percent of Americans pray every day and, surprisingly, not all pray for their favorite sports team.

What College (and Seminary) Students Don’t Know About Religion

College students studying religion think they know what it is, but they are often wrong. Here are some things worth knowing when studying religion.

What the Bible Looks Like When Compared to Fantasy Fiction

While comparing the Bible to fantasy fiction is not likely to settle well with about 28 percent of Americans, I did exactly that for On Faith this week.

3 for Thursday: 3 Examples of Pre-scientific Medicine in Art

From drilling holes in heads to sperm filled with little men, there's no doubt that medicine today is much better than it's pre-scientific origins.

What If My Younger Self Friended Me on Facebook?

If by some strange experiment of internet time travel you were friended by your younger self on Facebook, would accept it?
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