web analytics

Don’t Miss an Update! -Subscribe:

Follow AforFaith on Twitter

Categories

Religion Blogs - Blog Top Sites

Malware Free Guarantee

SiteLock

-Pope Francis: Drop Your Cellphone and Pickup Your Bible

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

This pope rarely says things that we agree with, so when he does you can count on this website to carry it. File this under ‘culture and religion’ and ‘Signs of the Time’- From CBS News: Francis urged a packed St. Peter’s Square following his weekly Angelus blessing Sunday to give the Bible the same […]

-The Bible and The Quran: Some Major Contrasts

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

There are some obvious differences between the Bible and the Quran. Some of those major contrasts revolve around the teaching contained in the two and others around references to characters and history. One glaring difference is that the Quran is one book written by one man in one lifetime while the Bible spans thousands of […]

-UK: Street Preacher Fined for Quoting ‘Illegal’ Bible Verse?

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

A judge in the UK has fined a street preacher for quoting a Bible verse that was offensive to homosexuals. In the process the judge seemed to be saying that some Bible verses were now illegal to quote in public. In this particular case, apparently quoting from Leviticus 18 was acceptable but Leviticus 20 was […]

-Newsweek’s ‘Sinful’ Portrayal of the Bible

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

The owners and editors of Newsweek Magazine decided to begin 2015 by resurrecting their failed magazine. For some reason they thought it would be a good idea to start over by trying to destroy the Bible and Christianity and by offending hundreds of millions of Christians. They probably figured that the controversy would be good […]

-More People Read the Bible At Christmas?

Friday, December 26th, 2014

                  (Photo credit: knowhimonline) Do more people read the Bible during Christmas than any other time of the year? According to YouVersion Bible ministry, it is the busiest season for the usage of their Bible apps. From the Christian Post: Christmas is a time often associated with trees, Santa Claus, mangers, family gatherings, television […]

-UPDATE: Bibles Can Stay in Navy Lodges

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

The US Navy has reversed its decision to have Bibles removed from guest rooms in their lodges around the world due to a huge outcry from American Christians. Here’s the story from the Christian Post: The U.S. Navy has reversed its decision to remove Bibles from Navy rooms, and has noted that it would be […]

-Bible Burning in Arizona

Friday, August 1st, 2014

                                         (Photo credit: knowhimonline) Burn a Quran and it is international news and people die in protests. Burn some Bibles in front of churches and it is only a ‘local’ story. In Mesa, Arizona Bibles have been burned at the front doors of at least 6 churches so far. Here’s the story from the Christian […]

-Coming Soon: A Biblically Illiterate Generation?

Monday, February 10th, 2014

                          (Photo credit: knowhimonline) In America are we raising a new generation of children that are mostly unfamiliar with the characters, stories, and teachings of the Bible? Here’s an article from the UK Telegraph concluding that the Bible has all but disappeared from the lives of children in the UK. It got me thinking. Aside […]

-Facebook vs. the Bible: Which Do Americans Turn to the Most?

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

                                         (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Facebook vs. the Bible: Which do Americans Turn to the most? Anyone following our current culture in anyway could easily answer that question. But what are the implications that can be drawn from it? Nevertheless a writer from the Associated Press crunches a few numbers for us and seems to be […]

-America’s Most Bible-Minded Cities and the Least

Friday, January 24th, 2014

               (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The American Bible Society in connection with the Barna Group have completed a survey that ranks the top 100 cities in the USA according to their Bible-mindedness. Here’s an article on the research from The ABS: America’s Most Bible-Minded Cities, our second consecutive study, shows that the Midwest and South continues […]