Society and Religion

Third sweat lodge ceremony death

A woman who was hospitalised with damage to multiple organs after she was overcome in an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony

Society and Religion

St Thérèse: the politics behind the relics

In his blog post on the visit of the relics of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux to the UK this month,

Society and Religion

Venezuela folk religion seen in secretive rituals

Thousands of Venezuelans congregated for candlelit rituals on a remote mountainside where adherents make an annual pilgrimage to pay homage

Society and Religion

The religion of Michael Jackson

Tim Adams of The Observer in a story in the lead-up to the release of the Michael Jackson documentary This

Society and Religion

'Jesus. All About Life' launches

The ‘Jesus. All About Life’ campaign, co-ordinated by the Bible Society, has launched on commercial television in Sydney, Australia.


What if there were locusts too?

Yesterday (Wednesday) a massive dust storm passed through Sydney, turning everything a strange orange-red. The dust had been whipped-up from


1966: Is God dead?

In 1966 Time editor John T. Elson wrote: Is God dead? The three words represent a summons to reflect on


The Day of Atonement

At a friends place on Saturday night for a prayer meeting we were browsing through some free-to-air Christian satellite television