- Kingdom of God, a foundational concept in the three Abrahamic religions
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... Religion in Saarland - 2007 religion percent Roman Catholics 64.1% Protestants 19.5% Other or none 22.0% The Saarlanders are the most religious population amongst ...
... Main article Religion in the Middle East The Middle East is very diverse when it comes to religions, many of which originated there ... Islam in its many forms is by far the largest religion in the Middle East, but other faiths that originated there, such as Judaism and Christianity, are also well represented ... There are also important minority religions like Bahá'í, Yazdânism, Zoroastrianism, Mandeanism, Druze, Yarsan, Yazidism and Shabakism, and in ancient ...
... Indian Supreme Court ruling When we think of the Hindu religion, unlike other religions in the world, the Hindu religion does not claim any one prophet it does not worship any one god it does not subscribe to any ... Thus some scholars argue that the Hinduism is not a religion per se but rather a reification of a diverse set of traditions and practices by scholars who constituted a unified system and arbitrarily ... by the desire to distinguish between "Hindus" and followers of other religions during the periodic census undertaken by the colonial British government in India ...
... a distinct group, and it was their attitude to religion that distinguished the left and right from then onwards (August Cieszkowski is a possible ... his relatively enlightened minister of religion, health and education Altenstein, allowed pretty much anything to be said about religion so long as there ... it easier to direct their critical energies towards religion than politics ...
... Main article Criticism of religion Religious criticism has a long history, going back at least as far as the 5th century BCE ... During the Middle Ages, potential critics of religion were persecuted and largely forced to remain silent. 17th and 18th century with the Enlightenment, thinkers like David Hume and Voltaire criticized religion ...
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“Every sect is a moral check on its neighbour. Competition is as wholesome in religion as in commerce.”
—Walter Savage Landor (17751864)
“I do love this people [the French] with all my heart, and think that with a better religion and a better form of government and their present governors their condition and country would be most enviable.”
—Thomas Jefferson (17431826)
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The Apostles were so many fishermen?
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