Islam in the United States
Is Scientology a Religion?
The population of Muslims is the third largest in America after Christianity and Judaism, representing 0.6% of the population. Muslims living in America come from several different backgrounds, and countries and are one of the most ethnically and culturally distinct religious groups in the United States, Native-born American Muslims are mainly African Americans who make up about a quarter […]
Introduction of Christianity on the American Continent
Scientology is regarded the most notorious religious movement of the 20th century. The Church of Scientology is considered to be a more of a cult than a religion and it has come under frequent attack for its so-called religious practices which include brainwashing its adherent and cheating them of money and other possessions. It has […]
Influence of Hellenism on Second Temple Judaism
Before the Europeans came to America, the Native Americans believed that there was a spirit for everything which influenced their concept of religion. Most of the Europeans who settled in America held staunch Christian beliefs. Some of these settlers were Protestants while a great many of them held Catholic beliefs. Freedom of religion was guaranteed […]
When Alexander the Great Invaded the Persian Empire of King Darius, Judea was a small town of no importance in the kingdom of Darius. Like all other smaller states within the Kingdom of Darius, Judea was allowed to conduct its own cultural and religious affairs. When Alexander and his legions marched through the narrow straits […]