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Heavy is the hand that holds the hymnal

Column by Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

April 3, 2018

Over Spring Break, I attended Easter Sunday service with my family, like I do every year. Except four years ago, I stopped practicing religion. I grew up Lutheran, but post-confirmation I went through as much of a mental mid-life crisis as a fifteen-year-old can. I decided it would be best disassociate...

The New Testament: Fact or Fiction

Scholars Thomas Ross and Shabir Ally debate whether the portrayal of the Christian faith figure Jesus Christ was accurate in the Bible. The event was held March 13 in Hyland Hall, Room 2203.

Gabriella Neurock, Lifestyle Editor

April 2, 2018

In the end, it all comes down to what you believe. Believers in Christ organization held their third annual debate in Hyland Hall on March 13. Well known scholars of religion, Thomas Ross and Shabir Ally, debated how certain figures of the Christian faith are portrayed. The event was titled,“The New ...

Religious freedom differs from tolerance

April 15, 2015

April 15, 2015 Royal Purple Staff Opinion The “religious freedom” laws taking place in Indiana as well as other states in the news lately have created a lot of controversy surrounding the topic of religious freedom and discrimination. This is no new feeling when it comes to religion, however,...

New student organization urges Muslim support

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015 By Kelli Viele The Muslim Student Association (MSA) is an organization trying to put an end to the negative stereotypes Muslims face, especially in the United States. The student organization also educates people what Islam really is and what it means to be a follower of the religion. Students...

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