Religion and Science: Conflict or Harmony?
Some of the nation's leading journalists gathered in Key West, Fla.,
in May 2009 for the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life's biannual Faith Angle Conference on
religion, politics and public life. Francis S. Collins,
the former director of the Human Genome Project, discussed why he believes
religion and science are compatible. Barbara
Bradley Hagerty, the religion correspondent for National Public Radio, discussed
how the brain reacts to spiritual experiences. Read the transcript »
About One-in-Six Americans Are Baptist
Two of the largest Baptist denominations in the U.S. -
the Southern Baptist Convention and the American Baptist Churches in
the U.S.A. - will hold national meetings in late June. A graphic based on the U.S. Religious Landscape Survey illustrates the size of the Baptist population compared with other major religious faiths in the U.S. View the graphic »
|June 16 - The Washington Post's "On Faith"
The Washington Post's "On Faith" reports on a recent Pew Forum event that brought together Joshua DuBois, executive director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and other experts to discuss the future of government partnerships with faith-based organizations.
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