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Critics of the 2,000-year-old Catholic Church should understand how institutional change actually takes place. Almost a decade ago, as a young graduate student in theology, I lived for a year in the rectory
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Maybe you've noticed, but researchers have discovered pop songs in the last 30 years have become sadder, but more danceable at the same time. The paper, published in Royal Society Open Science, analysed
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Sixty years ago, Chief Justice Earl Warren warned our nation that we had a choice. Either “teachers and students must always remain free to inquire, to study and to evaluate,” or “our civilization will
The explosion in Cairo that killed 25 Coptic Christians shows the hostility to this antique faith. But it might just have helped invent popular culture The Coptic church is Egypt’s oldest living religion.