USCIRF Chair Katrina Lantos Swett, Commissioner Mary Ann Glendon, and Executive Director Jackie Wolcott with parliamentarians at the launch of the International Parliamentary Coalition to Advance Religious Freedom, November 8, 2014, Oslo.

30 Parliamentarians Meet With USCIRF In Oslo To Sign A Freedom Of Religion Charter

USCIRF Chair Katrina Lantos Swett, Commissioner Mary Ann Glendon, and Executive Director Jackie Wolcott with parliamentarians at the launch of the International Parliamentary Coalition

The Lost Gospel

Was Jesus Married with Children? This Book Claims He Was

After studying an ancient manuscript, the writers of The Lost Gospel believe they found evidence that Jesus married Mary Magdalene and the two had children.

Religions and Extraterrestrial Life

Religion and Aliens: How Extraterrestrial Life Might Affect Religious Beliefs

Astronomy professor David Weintraub’s new book explains what leaders of the world’s major religious affiliation believe about the possibilities of alien life. The question

Jenna Kim Jones Takes the Lead in “Meet The Mormons”

Jenna Kim Jones, a New York entertainer takes center stage as host and narrator of the new movie, Meet the Mormons. With a deep

Practical Wisdom in Management Ted Malloch

What Companies Like Chick-fil-A Can Teach Us About Religion’s Influence on Corporate Leadership

Practical Wisdom in Management  explores how practical wisdom from spiritual traditions permeates corporate cultures. The pursuit of knowledge and wisdom may be seen as bestowing

New Book Says America Is Growing More And More ‘Churchless’

The Number of Churchless Americans Has Jumped by Nearly One-Third in Just 20 Years. A new book, 'Churchless: Understanding Today's Unchurched and How to

Leaving Religion

New Study Shows Leaving Religion Might Harm Health

Can leaving religion cause more than just spiritual harm? A new study finds it may cause seriously adverse health effects on the mind and

Elder Gus Garcia Mormon Missionary

Michael Jackson Impersonator’s Unlikely Mormon Dance Partner [Video]

Monday blues got you down? This dance off between a Mormon missionary and a Michael Jackson impersonator will cheer you up. Elder Gus Garcia

Twitter Data Mining

American Muslims and Atheists are the Most Active on Twitter; Christians and Jews the Least, Study Reveals

Data mining done on the social network has some surprising results. A recent study led by Lu Chen from Wright State University in Dayton,

evolution of religion

The Evolutionary Tree of Religion Map by Simon E. Davies

The origins of spiritual awareness mapped on "The Evolutionary Tree Of Religion Map." This chart outlines the origins of spiritual awareness (e.g. shamanism &