What is the Difference Between a Cathedral and a Basilica

The terms of cathedral and basilica are often misunderstood and the building themselves often cannot be told apart. Nevertheless, these majestic church buildings are not your average church, but what is the difference between them? Cathedral A cathedral is a church that is the main hub of a diocese, and it is the place that … Read moreWhat is the Difference Between a Cathedral and a Basilica

The Strangest Christmas Traditions Around The World

The Strangest Christmas Traditions Around The World

From Christmas tree lights to Brussels sprouts, Christmas has many strange traditions that are very different even in some neighboring countries. On the occasion of this festive time, we have selected some of the most bizarre customs from around the world. It is true that some traditions may seem quite familiar to you, but to … Read moreThe Strangest Christmas Traditions Around The World

How The Modern Church Raises Funds for Ministry

Did you ever wonder about how churches raise funds for ministry very quickly? The answer might be more straightforward than you may think. Talent show fundraisers are the answer to your question. All that is needed for a talent show fundraiser is planning, advertising, and coordinating with other fundraisers. This type of fundraises is a … Read moreHow The Modern Church Raises Funds for Ministry

Pope Francis is Leading Today’s Church to Modernism

Pope Francis was elected as the successor of Pope Benedict XVI on 13th March 2013 by a papal conclave. Born on 17th December 1936  in Flores, Buenos Aires, Pope Francis has made a reputation of himself as someone open to modern and new thoughts. Throughout his tenure as the Pope, the world has seen him taking unprecedented steps to promote peace and love in the world.

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Modern Church Marketing and Engagement – Keeping Christians Interested

With the increasing trend of showing off every moment of life on social media, even churches have started to provide a social media friendly environment on special occasions, to keep the young generation interested in their faith.

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The World’s Largest Churches – Part 2

Our journey to find the biggest churches in the world continues, and our long trek to look at these vast colossal buildings starts in the great port of Liverpool, with the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ. So far our journey has been restricted to the Old World of Europe although during our epic journey we do … Read moreThe World’s Largest Churches – Part 2

The World’s Largest Churches – Part 1

In the case of religion size does matter, and for many faiths the building of grand cathedrals, basilicas, temples and mosques represent not just opulence but how great their religion or god actually is. In the past centuries great religious building were erected as places of pilgrimage and people from all over the world traveled … Read moreThe World’s Largest Churches – Part 1

How Major Religions Spread Around the World – Part 2

In part one of our blog to try and understand how major religions spread around the world we saw how the growth of Christianity was mainly down to influence of key political and social leaders. It was not a demand from a disgruntled mass populace complaining about inequalities. It grew because influential people from the … Read moreHow Major Religions Spread Around the World – Part 2

Religion in the Internet Age

Internet age

In a previous article on this website, we have looked at how major religions spread across the globe to recruit the high numbers of worshippers that they have today. Faiths such as Christianity, Islam and Buddhism spread far and wide thanks to travellers teaching people about them wherever they went and instructing new people on how to conduct the practices involved in that particular brand of worship. This meant that, whenever these original distributors moved on, they left converted worshippers behind who could carry on their work, spreading the word about a new religion.

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How Major Religions Spread Around the World – Part 1

Really this blog is to see how Christianity spread around the world, but the blueprint that it followed would act the same way for any religion you wanted to start. A recent study into the history of Christianity leaves us with the thought that if you wanted to spread a new religion then you would … Read moreHow Major Religions Spread Around the World – Part 1

Services the Church Provide – Part 1

In the modern world of today, mankind has more knowledge at their fingertips than ever before. Medicine and science continue to make massive steps forward. There are faster cars, bigger boats, more powerful computers and an internet that is mutating wildly. Many people are gaining advantage from such a fast-paced world, business is thriving and … Read moreServices the Church Provide – Part 1

The Most Accurate Historical Prophets – Part 2

In part one of our blog to find out the most accurate prophets that the world has ever seen we looked at legendary people such as Jesus Christ, Abraham and John the Baptist. In this blog we look at more recent prophets whose predictions were proved to be correct. The Brahan Seer One of the … Read moreThe Most Accurate Historical Prophets – Part 2

The Different Global Religions – Part 2

The second and concluding part of our blog post to discover the great religions around the world looks at the two most popular religions of Christianity and Islam. We look at the fundamental differences and what their followers believe. But before we start first, we look at Buddhism, a highly popular religion in Asia. Buddhism … Read moreThe Different Global Religions – Part 2

The Different Global Religions – Part 1

Believe it or not there are actually over four thousand religions in the world, this figure is obtained from an independent body called Adherents who are a non-religious organization. The work this organization perform is dividing religions into religious bodies, churches, faiths, cultures and tribes. However, almost three quarters of the world’s population practice one … Read moreThe Different Global Religions – Part 1

The Most Accurate Historical Prophets – Part 1

Trying to be a prophet is a tricky and potentially dangerous thing for anybody to try to do. The tricky part is fairly obvious but why can it be dangerous? It can be dangerous because people may use the prophecy as a spiritual activity or practice that can deceive others. In this blog we look … Read moreThe Most Accurate Historical Prophets – Part 1