Day: September 20, 2012

Religious restrictions on the rise worldwide, Pew survey shows

A study released today by the Pew Forum shows that religious intolerance is on the rise globally, and that a majority of the world’s population live in countries with “high government restrictions on religion or high social hostilities involving religion,” a 5 percent increase percent over the previous year. The Guardian reports:

God of the threshold

Cyprian, Bishop and Martyr of Carthage, 258 1 Peter 5:1-4, 10-11 Psalm 23 John 10:11-16 “I am the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me, just as the Father knows me and I know the Father. And I lay down my life for the sheep.” — John 10:14-15 The Good Shepherd […]