August 12, 2013

Why do people of the Jewish faith break a glass at a Jewish wedding ceremony?

A Jewish wedding ceremony is not complete without the groom breaking a glass under the wedding canopy (the Chuppah) by stamping on it with his foot. […]
August 6, 2013

Both in jest and seriously I hear about 72 virgins when a good Muslim man dies. Sounds like it objectifies women at the least. Can this be a true tenet of Islam?

One of the biggest myths is the invention of 72 virgins as a reward for suicide. This has been repeated so often by Islamophobes that most […]
July 28, 2013

Why do people of the Hindu faith not eat meat?

A response to the question “Why are many Hindus vegetarian?” on the Hindu American Foundation site, states that: “In India, more than 30% of all Hindus, […]
July 22, 2013

Is Baptism considered a means of salvation within the Catholic Church?

In answer to your question, baptism itself is not considered a “means to salvation” in the Catholic Church, but belief in Jesus Christ as the One […]