7 top issues Pope Francis has staked out for his papacy
7 top issues Pope Francis has staked out for his papacy
(RNS) Pope Francis is widely viewed as the “pope of change.” But just how is he changing the Catholic Church…......

09/24/2015

Vietnamese Government is very interested in religious freedom
Ten years ago, according to the United States, Vietnam was on the list of religious freedom violation.  Currently,  Vietnam is…......

09/24/2015

Promoting religious resources for socio-economic development
Promoting religious resources for socio-economic development
A conference titled “Belief and religion with sustainable development and policies relating to belief and religion in the new period”…......

08/05/2015

5 reasons why Mormons are happier, says researcher
5 reasons why Mormons are happier, says researcher
Three years ago, the Gallup organization released the results of a massive study on the link between religion and happiness, surveying…......

07/07/2015

Cultural features of Buddhism
Cultural features of Buddhism
Culture usually is as understood a way of life of a particular group of people in each region at a…......

07/01/2015

Beware secular fundamentalism: we need to be open to religion’s role in a troubled world
Beware secular fundamentalism: we need to be open to religion’s role in a troubled world
For many years, there has been much talk about the fall of religions as a result of enlightenment and modernity,…......

05/22/2015

Scholars discuss religious culture role in sustainable development
Scholars discuss religious culture role in sustainable development
A conference titled “Religious culture and sustainable development in Vietnam” was organized in Hanoi on May 13 by the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of…......

05/15/2015

How the happiness U-curve echoes the Buddha’s teachings
How the happiness U-curve echoes the Buddha’s teachings
(RNS) I just learned about the U-curve — the basic psychological insight that most people get happier around age 50.......

04/27/2015