10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew about the Creation vs. Evolution Debate
ike Lehmann edits Jesus & Dawkins, a blog that looks at the intersection of Christianity, science, and atheism. Recently, Lehmann had an exchange with Creation Museum founder Ken Ham about the creatio...
The Bible v. the Constitution. Louisiana science education: School boards, principals, and teachers endorse creationism in public school.
When a student in Louisiana opens her textbook in biology class, she might not have the standard Miller and Levine Biology with a dragonfly on the cover, and she might not ever learn about evolution. ...
More 'Evidence' of Intelligent Design Shot Down by Science
Intricate cellular components are often cited as evidence of intelligent design. They couldn’t have evolved, I.D. proponents say, because they can’t be broken down into smaller, simpler functional par...
10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew about the Creation vs. Evolution Debate
ike Lehmann edits Jesus & Dawkins, a blog that looks at the intersection of Christianity, science, and atheism. Recently, Lehmann had an exchange with Creation Museum founder Ken Ham about the creatio...
Symmachus (translator)
Symmachus (/ˈsɪməkəs/; Greek: Σύμμαχος "ally"; fl. late 2nd century), whose teachings are mentioned in the Mishnah under the name Sūmkos (Hebrew: סומכוס), translated the Old Testament into Greek. It w...
Rejection of Jesus
The New Testament includes a number of incidents of the rejection of Jesus during his lifetime, by local communities and individuals.
In the sixth chapter of the Gospel of Mark there is an account...
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History of creationism
The history of creationism relates to the history of thought based on the premise that the natural universe had a beginning, and came into being supernaturally. The term creationism in its broad sense...
History of creationism - Wikipedia
Objections to evolution
Objections to evolution have been raised since evolutionary ideas came to prominence in the 19th century. When Charles Darwin published his 1859 book On the Origin of Species, his theory of evolution,...
Objections to evolution - Wikipedia
Genesis creation narrative
The Genesis creation narrative is the creation myth of both Judaism and Christianity. It is made up of two parts, roughly equivalent to the first two chapters of the Book of Genesis.In the first part,...
Genesis creation narrative - Wikipedia
History of evolutionary thought
Evolutionary thought, the conception that species change over time, has roots in antiquity, in the ideas of the ancient Greeks, Romans, and Chinese as well as in medieval Islamic science. With the beg...
History of evolutionary thought - Wikipedia
Intelligent design
Intelligent design (ID) is the pseudoscientific view that "certain features of the universe and of living things are best explained by an intelligent cause, not an undirected process such as natural s...
Intelligent design - Wikipedia
Magain Shalome Synagogue
The Magain Shalome Synagogue (Hebrew: בית הכנסת מגן שלום‎) (Urdu: امن کنیسہ کے سٹار‎) was the cornerstone of a former Jewish community in Karachi, Pakistan. The Synagogue was built...
Prophet
In religion, a prophet is an individual who is claimed to have been contacted by the supernatural or the divine, and to speak for them, serving as an intermediary with humanity, delivering this newfou...
Prophet - Wikipedia
Conversion of Jews to Catholicism during the Holocaust
The conversion of Jews to Catholicism during the Holocaust is one of the most controversial aspects of the record of Pope Pius XII during The Holocaust.According to John Morley, who wrote about Vatica...
Conversion of Jews to Catholicism during the Holocaust - Wikipedia
Zionism
Zionism (Hebrew: צִיּוֹנוּת, translit. Tziyonut, after Zion) is a nationalist and political movement of Jews and Jewish culture that supports the reestablishment of a Jewish homeland in the territory ...
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Conversion of Paul the Apostle (disambiguation)
The Conversion of Paul the Apostle is an event in the life of Paul the Apostle.The Conversion of Paul the Apostle, Saint Paul, Paul, or Saul may also refer to:
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Theory of Kashmiri descent from lost tribes of Israel
The theory of Kashmiri descent from the lost tribes of Israel posits that the Kashmiri people of India and Pakistan originally descended from the Ten Lost Tribes.
The theory was first suggested by...
Mark 12
Mark 12 is the twelfth chapter of the Gospel of Mark in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. Continuing Jesus' teaching in Jerusalem on what is traditionally celebrated as Holy Tuesday, it contai...
Mark 12 - Wikipedia
Jewish Koine Greek
Jewish Koine Greek, or Jewish Hellenistic Greek, is the variety of Koine Greek or "common Attic" found in a number of Alexandrian dialect texts of Hellenistic Judaism, most notably the Septuagint tran...
World Organization of Jews from Arab Countries
World Organization of Jews from Arab Countries (WOJAC) was an international organization, created in 1975, representing Jewish refugees from Arab countries. The World Organization of Jews from Arab Co...
Ashkenazi Jewish intelligence
The intelligence of Ashkenazi Jews relative to other ethnic groups has been an occasional subject of scientific controversy.A 2005 scientific paper, "Natural History of Ashkenazi Intelligence", propos...
Reform Judaism
The term Reform Judaism is today used for a confessional division within Judaism especially in North America and in the United Kingdom. The reform movement in Judaism has historically started in the ...
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Dual-covenant theology
Dual-covenant theology is a Christian view of the Old Covenant which holds that Jews may simply keep the "Law of Moses", because of the "everlasting covenant" (Genesis 17:13) between Abraham and God ...
Judaism's views on Muhammad
Very few texts in Judaism refer to or take note of the Islamic prophet, Muhammad. Those that do, reject Muhammad's proclamation of receiving divine revelations from God and label him instead as a fals...
Jewish Messiah claimants
The Messiah in Judaism has a number of interpretations, historical and eschatological, including any king chosen by God; a holy king who will lead the Israelites and Proselytes; and someone who will u...
Jewish Messiah claimants - Wikipedia
The Merchant of Venice
The Merchant of Venice is a play by William Shakespeare in which a merchant in 16th century Venice must default on a large loan provided by an abused Jewish moneylender. It is believed to have been wr...
The Merchant of Venice - Wikipedia
Ha-Melitz
Ha-Melitz was the first Hebrew newspaper in Russia. It was founded by Alexander Zederbaum in Odessa in 1860. Ha-Melitz first appeared as a weekly. It began to appear daily in 1886. From 1871 it was pu...