Bad Religion Celebrates 'Christmas'
The punk band Bad Religion is usually critical of religion and American ... You could've done, you know, "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree." These are religious Christmas hymns. GUREWITZ: I would disagree. I think that all of these songs are secular.
In ‘Bad Religion,’ Ross Douthat Criticizes U.S. Christianity
“Bad Religion” is not ... who accept our destiny as a religious nation Mr. Douthat offers a lively, convincing argument for what kind of religion we need. The Christian “we,” anyhow. Mark Oppenheimer writes the Beliefs column for The New York ...
Religion: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
reaffirming my own identity as a tried and true fan of Tweedy's band, Wilco... you get the picture. It was religious, but without being a "religion." Unfortunately, I didn't get to see my wine bar buddy after the show, which was too bad because I wanted to ...
What I try to suggest in Bad Religion, though, is that the problem runs deeper than this. The Christian view of gay sex is bound up in the Christian view of straight sex, which is rooted in the entirety of the biblical narrative, from the creation story in ...
The curious economic effects of religion
A pair of Harvard researchers recently examined 40 years of data from dozens of countries, trying to sort out the economic impact of religious beliefs or practices. They found that religion has a ... s thesis as based on bad theology and bad statistics.