As most Christians would know, an important tenet of Christian theology is that Jesus was born of a virgin mother.
Using a combination of the biblical text and an ancient Egyptian text, researchers have pinpointed the date of what could be the oldest solar eclipse yet recorded.
Does the Bible place women in an inferior role to men? Is God sexist? Can I be a Christian and believe that men and women have an equal calling in ministry?
It is true that many religious traditions, including Judaism and Christianity, have seen natural disasters as divine punishment. But, as a scholar of religion, I would argue that things aren’t that simple.
What is the meaning of the 2,500-year old Hebrew psalm for oppressed groups?