The Colony of Massachusetts Bay Massachusetts Bay Colony Religion Congregationalism Government Puritan theocracy and Self-governing colony Governor • 1629–1631 John Endecott (first) Did the Massachusetts Bay Colony have…

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Djibouti is a predominantly Islamic country, with 94% of citizens describing themselves as Muslim and 6% as Christian. Is Djibouti Sunni or Shia? Djibouti’s population is predominantly Sunni…

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The most famous use of the metaphor was by Thomas Jefferson in his 1802 letter to the Danbury Baptist Association. In it, Jefferson declared that when the American…

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Defining agnosticism. Agnosticism is of the essence of science, whether ancient or modern. It simply means that a man shall not say he knows or believes that which…

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What is the origin of the AME Church? Origins. The AME Church grew out of the Free African Society (FAS), which Richard Allen, Absalom Jones, and other free…

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Hebrews 6:19 declares: “Hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast…” A time will come when He will call all believers to that…

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After Christ ascended into Heaven, the disciples returned to the upper room and spent ten days in prayer. … And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit…

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In the Anglican Communion, as well as in many other traditional Christian denominations, those who are not baptized may come forward in the communion line with their arms…

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NOT going to Mass every week isn’t necessarily a mortal sin, the Archbishop of Dublin, Dr Diarmuid Martin, has said. He also said it is not necessarily a…

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‘ These existential questions are central to the five major world religions — and that’s not all that connects these faiths. John Bellaimey explains the intertwined histories and…

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