I am no stranger to religious conservatives. Many members of my family wholeheartedly choose to practice and develop spiritual identities according to different religious traditions, and I’m not simply equating this mindset with going to church every Sunday. Rather, they (similar to the majority of religious conservatives) choose to use the doctrines of the Bible […]

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Breaking news: the Catholic Church is yet again a step behind the rest of society. During his visit to the United States from Sept. 22 to 27, Pope Francis caught the attention of Catholics and non-Catholics alike. From immigration to the death penalty to a surprising stance on gay marriage, he seems to have covered […]

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The Bible dates back to about 1400 B.C., and its stories have not changed much since then. One of the stories tells the tale of Judas, one of Jesus’s 12 disciples. In short, Judas betrayed Jesus by kissing him in order to to identify him to soldiers, which led to Jesus’s arrest and crucifixion. Feeling […]

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