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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
Religions >> Asatru

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Intersection of American Minority Religions and Voting Behavior
Minority Religions. Voting Behavior. Party Affiliation.
Majority-Minority Issues in Religious Freedom - Bahá'í Library Online
Majority-Minority Issues in Religious Freedom. That great humanitarian Yehudi Menuhin deplored the fact that we still act on the basis of territory rather than on ...
Minority Religions in a Protestant Empire - Widener Law Review
Pan-Protestantism and Proselytizing: Minority Religions in a. Protestant Empire. 3 .
Muslims and Minorities: Religion and City Growth in the - aalims
examines the relationship between the religious composition of Ottoman ... Ottoman Empire's Muslims and religious minorities to Sharia, Islam's legal code.
INDIA The constitution and other laws and policies protect religious
peaceful coexistence and were conscious of religious freedom and minority rights; ... attacks against religious minorities occurred during the reporting period.

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INDONESIA: Minority religion and belief yet to be protected by government
1. The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) wishes to draw the attention of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to the repeated violations taking place against minority religions and beliefs in Indonesia.
Bangladesh may drop Islam as country's official religion following attacks on
Islam could be dropped as Bangladesh's official religion following a number of attacks in the country against people of other faiths.
Why Obamacare's contraception mandate hurts minority religions (COMMENTARY)
Iran's religious minorities ready to vote in general election
The overwhelming majority of Iranians are Shi'ite Muslims with numbers as high as 80 percent of the population. Around 18 percent are Sunni and Sufi Muslims and the remaining two percent are made up of religious minorities. They are Zoroastrians, Jews ...
Paul Braterman: Why are education committees skewed to religious minority?
One nominee is from the Catholic Church, and one from the Church of Scotland. The third is from a religious body selected by the Council, having regard to local demographics.

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