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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity_in_the_19th_century

Characteristic of Christianity in the 19th century were Evangelical revivals in some largely Protestant countries and later the effects of modern Biblical scholarship on the churches. Liberal or modernist theology was one consequence of this. In Europe, the Roman Catholic Church strongly opposed liberalism and .... From the religious point of view of the typical Catholic or Protestant, major ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criticism_of_Christianity

Criticism of Christianity has a long history stretching back to the initial formation of the religion during the Roman Empire. Critics have attacked Christian beliefs and teachings as well as Christian .... translation. The opposing view is that there is too much corruption, or translation too difficult, to agree with modern texts.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abortion_and_Christianity

Christianity and abortion has a long and complex history, and there are a variety of positions ... While some writers say that early Christians held different beliefs at different ..... This was a common attitude among evangelicals at the time. .... of religious beliefs concerning abortion, Disciples have consistently opposed any ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/aug/30/evangelicals-give-christianity-a-bad-name

Aug 30, 2015 ... It makes the public think the whole religion is rotten. ... love and grace of Christ as opposed to judgment and condemnation ... While as Christians we view ourselves as Romans 12:4-7 says “one ... Christianity no longer asserts a dominant influence in American society; instead, American Christianity is now ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Christianity/The-Christian-community-and-the-world

From the perspectives of history and sociology, the Christian community has ... especially the Spiritual Franciscans, proclaimed that true Christians should ... When the Christian community has held to its teachings, however, it has opposed such ... Given the inherent fragility of human culture and society, religion in general ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4001825

Apr 8, 2014 ... Where Christian believers participated in the eugenics movement this has been ... the British Eugenics Education Society, and the American Eugenics Society. ... reference to the religious beliefs of high-profile members of the eugenics ..... of evolution' was not regarded as in opposition to Christian belief.

www.oikoumene.org/en/resources/documents/assembly/2006-porto-alegre/3-preparatory-and-background-documents/religious-plurality-and-christian-self-understanding

Feb 14, 2006 ... The question of the theological approach to religious plurality had been on the ... It must be emphasized that the paper does not represent the view of the WCC. ... Today Christians in almost all parts of the world live in religiously plural societies. .... Christianity's spiritual journey has enriched and shaped its ...

www.pewforum.org/2011/06/22/global-survey-beliefs

Jun 22, 2011 ... Who are evangelical Christians? What do they believe? And what do they see as the boundaries of their faith? The survey contains several ...

southernspaces.org/2004/overview-religion-and-us-south

Mar 16, 2004 ... As the South became a predominantly biracial society in the nineteenth ... used their own religious language and ideas to condemn the immorality of the South. .... Evangelical stress on spiritual experience over doctrine, an informal ... Here, God stood in judgment of the Christianity of the slaveowners, and ...