Everything You Need To Know About Edward Snowden

What Does The Future Of Religion Look Like? http://testu.be/1LjoQRY
» Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe

Atheism is becoming increasingly more popular, and some people turning away from religion are using the Flying Spaghetti Monster to express their beliefs. So how did the Flying Spaghetti Monster become a symbol of religious satire?

Learn More:
Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster
http://www.venganza.org/about/open-le…
“With millions, if not thousands, of devout worshipers, the Church of the FSM is widely considered a legitimate religion, even by its opponents – mostly fundamentalist Christians, who have accepted that our God has larger balls than theirs.”

Pastafarians rejoice as Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster is granted permission to register as a religion in Poland
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/wei…
“A church that worships an invisible flying spaghetti monster can now apply to be registered as an official religion in Poland, after a 2013 court ruling was overturned on Tuesday.”

A closer look at America’s rapidly growing religious ‘nones’
http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/…
“Religiously unaffiliated people have been growing as a share of all Americans for some time.”

Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Let’s get Ready”

_________________________

NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today.

More from NowThis:

» Tweet @NowThisNews on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter

» Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe

» Like NowThis World on Facebook: https://go.nowth.is/World_Facebook

» Connect with Judah: Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah

» Connect with Versha: Follow @versharma on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha

http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld

Special thanks to Jules Suzdaltsev for hosting TestTube!
Check Jules out on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jules_su

関連記事

コメント

この記事へのコメントはありません。

TOP