Meet this Tanzanian Pastor whose feet must not touch the ground when he is preaching

A Tanzanian pastor told his congregants that he could not touch the ground while he preaches, otherwise anointing will leave him. As crazy as the story sounds, it is nowhere near as crazy as this South African pastor who used spray insecticide on his congregants for healing and casting out demons. The DOOM pastor as he is… Continue reading Meet this Tanzanian Pastor whose feet must not touch the ground when he is preaching

The nature of the Government and how the Church should relate to it

The Nature of the Government and how the Church should relate to it The nature of the state and how the church should relate to it, has been a matter of concern from the beginning of the Christian faith. Because when we look at the bible and especially the old testament, we have what we call… Continue reading The nature of the Government and how the Church should relate to it

Lusaka prophet jailed for swindling widow K10,000

A “Lusaka prophet” was sentenced to one and half years in prison with hard labour for swindling a widow over K10,000 after promising to raise her husband from the dead. The court head that prophet Angel Sakala collected over K10,000 from the widow and despite several nights of prayer and fasting he was not able… Continue reading Lusaka prophet jailed for swindling widow K10,000

WHEN THE STATE BECOMES A FALSE PROPHET: HOW REV. SUMAILI’S VIEWS THREATEN ZAMBIA’S CONSTITUTIONALISM

  Written by - E. Munshya, LLB, LLM, MBA, MDIV. Zambia’s minister of religious affairs and national guidance, the Honourable Reverend Godfridah Sumaili spoke with the Zambia Blog Talk Radio on Saturday, May 20, 2017. I found her sentiments in that interview to be deeply disturbing. Rev. Sumaili sounds like a very good person. However, tyranny… Continue reading WHEN THE STATE BECOMES A FALSE PROPHET: HOW REV. SUMAILI’S VIEWS THREATEN ZAMBIA’S CONSTITUTIONALISM

Americans Say Religious Aspects of Christmas Are Declining in Public Life – Pew study

The figures in the article do not surprise me at all. The shift in attitudes towards religious holidays and religion, in general, is symbolic of the indifference and the distrust people have of religion. This is something religious people have known for a while. As the culture becomes more and more secular, people will stop caring about… Continue reading Americans Say Religious Aspects of Christmas Are Declining in Public Life – Pew study

The Balancing act In Australia – Sexual Moral Revolution Vs Religious Liberty

Opinion Right now, Australia is in the process of legalizing same-sex marriage through a postal plebiscite. The projection is that the "Yes" vote will win. When the Yes vote wins, what does it mean for religious liberty? The bill that is being proposed if SSM becomes the law of the land only gives exemption to clergy… Continue reading The Balancing act In Australia – Sexual Moral Revolution Vs Religious Liberty

Does More Education Equal Less Religion?

Overall, U.S. adults with college degrees are less religious than others on some measures. However, Christians with higher levels of education appear to be just as religious as those with less schooling. Source: In America, Does More Education Equal Less Religion? Opinion It turns out the relationship is not that straightforward,  The bit I find… Continue reading Does More Education Equal Less Religion?

Analysis of Global Religious Patterns – Rise of the NONES

NONES During the last census in Australia, the first question that was asked in the religious section was whether individuals identify themselves with any particular religious groups. According to a Pew research, the global religious patterns in western countries show that affiliation to a religious institution is going down. More and people are either identifying… Continue reading Analysis of Global Religious Patterns – Rise of the NONES