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Chick-fil-A courted conservatives with its “Christian” values, while Skyy Vodka signals its liberalness by sponsoring New York’s Pride parade.KFC Is Putting $6 Million Toward Reducing Inequality in Louisville, Kentucky|Jaya Saxena|September 3, 2020|Eater
Anybody who is a Christian or a Hindu or a Parsi or a Jain, but Muslims cannot.Podcast: How a 135-year-old law lets India shutdown the internet|Anthony Green|September 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
“As an evangelical Christian, I’ve already got some things that I believe that the mainstream would consider conspiracy,” he says.Evangelicals are looking for answers online. They’re finding QAnon instead.|Abby Ohlheiser|August 26, 2020|MIT Technology Review
So Mousa invited Christian soccer teams in two cities in the region, Ankawa and Qaraqosh, to participate in her experiment, eventually recruiting 51 teams to create four leagues.Interfaith soccer teams eased Muslim-Christian tensions — to a point|Sujata Gupta|August 13, 2020|Science News
However, both ancient Jewish and ancient Christian sources viewed these goods as “fair wages,” in the words of the scholar James Kugel – just repayments for the Israelites’ years of slave labor.A Justification For Unrest? Look No Further Than The Bible And The Founding Fathers|LGBTQ-Editor|June 11, 2020|No Straight News
But the enemy of the new emirs is neither the Jew nor the Christian, it is the godless militant defending secularism.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In 2009, a Pakistani Christian woman got into a religious argument with some Muslim women with whom she was harvesting berries.
The breakdown of the 114th Congress is 80 percent white, 80 percent male, and 92 percent Christian.
Congress is now 92 percent Christian, resembling more to a papal enclave than our religiously diverse nation.
Within a few swipes, I was already feeling that burst of romantic optimism you need the first day of the (Christian) new year.
I shall therefore, in my effort to prove the Bible fallible, quote almost wholly from Christian critics.
Hence it can be seen what hope there is of establishing a flourishing christian church by such evangelists.
His superior talents and untiring industry were under the direction of philanthropic and Christian impulses.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
"Marco's" reply conclusively proved his possession of a Christian spirit.
All religions, the Christian religion included, are adaptations or variants of older religions.
British Dictionary definitions for Christian (1 of 2)
- a person who believes in and follows Jesus Christ
- a member of a Christian Church or denomination
Derived forms of ChristianChristianly, adjective, adverb
British Dictionary definitions for Christian (2 of 2)
Cultural definitions for Christian (1 of 2)
A follower or disciple of Jesus; someone who believes Jesus is the Christ or Messiah. The New Testament mentions that the followers of Jesus were first called Christians within a few years after his death.