Monthly Archive: April 2013

Apr 21

Study Shows That Belief In An Angry God Is Bad For Mental Health

2013/04/20, By Shannon Barber This is another great reason to be non-religious, or at least to believe in a loving creator rather than a wrathful one. A new study links the belief in a vengeful, wrathful, angry god to various psychiatric disorders, The Raw Story reports. The April Edition of the Journal of Religion and Health reports on a study conducted …

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Apr 21

Why Going To Church Is Good For You

The Benefits of Church Andrea Kalfas By T. M. LUHRMANN, NY TIMES: OP-ED GUEST COLUMNIST Published: April 20, 2013   ONE of the most striking scientific discoveries about religion in recent years is that going to church weekly is good for you. Religious attendance — at least, religiosity — boosts the immune system and decreases blood pressure. It …

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